Carlos Monterroza

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How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

These 10 Books Might Just Save Your Life

This week, we scanned Amazon’s bestseller list for the highest-rated survival books and pulled the best, most authoritative reviews for each.<p><b>Bushcraft 101: A Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival ($10)</b><p>“Good read. I learned a hell of a lot about wood, resins, and fires from this book. Dave …

The 13 Beautiful Places to Backpack in Northern California

Overnight backpacking northern California abounds with a lot of treks you can choose for multi-night backpacking enjoyment. We have pulled together …

Section Hiker’s Massive Gear Closet Giveaway

ENTRIES are NOW CLOSED – SORRY YOU MISSED YOUR CHANCEIf you’ve been reading SectionHiker for a while, you know that I raffle a lot of the gear I …

25 Places in Colorado You’ll Want to Camp

Colorado is one state that you absolutely need to add to to your camping bucket list. Home to the Rocky Mountains, pristine alpine lakes, starry …

Walk on Water in the Aravaipa Canyon Wilderness

166<p>SHARES<p>“Don’t tell anyone about this place.” This is my hiking partner’s entreaty after two days in Aravaipa Canyon. With its thousand-foot-tall …

How to pack a backpack like a pro

No matter how hard you try, there seems to be a golden rule about packing your backpack for an adventure: You’re never going to have <i>quite</i> enough …

19 books we can't wait to read in 2018

2017 was a big year for books. During a time when the news cycle was often too much to handle, we turned to books to help us cope and make sense of …

Get the Gear

At 22 years old I have been able to acquire most of the gear I need to be able to get up on any given morning and hop on a trail for a backpacking …

Backpacking

How to Choose the Best Backpacking Stove For You

The best backpacking stove is a moving target — an imaginary golden hare that’s faster than a car and speaks a dozen languages fluently. Really, the …

The Best Camping Close to Downtown Los Angeles

When you think about visiting Los Angeles, camping may not be the first thing that comes to mind. But while L.A’s main claim to fame may not be its …

13 Books That Will Make You Want To Travel ASAP

It’s officially the time of year for hitting the road, and few things will make you more eager to feel those miles flying by beneath your feet than …

Just 21 Of The Best Documentaries You Can Watch On Netflix Right Now

There's seriously something for everyone.

The Logic of the Landscape: How to Become an Expert Navigator

<i>Learning how to use a compass isn’t difficult. What’s difficult is finding a class where you can learn it. Well-blazed and well-signed trails are</i> …

The ultimate Arizona road trip

WHILE Arizona is known as the Grand Canyon State, there is much more to experience in its 114,000 square miles: Busy cities and desolate washes, low …

5 places in Colorado perfect for a digital detox

LIKE ELECTRICITY AND the automobile before it, social media is a technological advance that’s now completely ingrained in our lives. We take our …

How to Choose the Best Cameras for Hiking

Sooner or later any avid hiker will want to keep photos from each of their adventures. We are writing this article for best cameras for hiking, since …

Mobile Photography

How to Clean and Store Your Gear — Washington Trails Association

Fall is a great time to take stock of your hiking and camping gear, especially if you don't plan on hiking quite as much in the winter season. Before …

15+ family friendly things to do in Arizona

<i>Editor’s note: These spots are all taken directly from travelstoke®, a new app from Matador that connects you with fellow travelers and locals, and</i> …

4 Books Sure to Inspire a Backpacking Adventure!

<i>13 Little Blue Envelopes</i>by Maureen Johnson<p>This was one of the first backpacking adventures I read. This one follows Ginny after her Aunt leaves her …

More Americans Are Going Camping

For some travelers, a relaxing getaway means nothing more than an all-inclusive experience with 24 hours’ worth of free booze and alcohol. For …

19 photographs that will convince you to visit the world's happiest country

Love The National Parks? Follow This Guy on Instagram

You might love the National Parks, but I guarantee that you don’t love them as much as Jonathan Irish. Last year, during the centennial of the …

National Parks

Infographic: 12 Amazing Backpacking Hacks You Can Bag For Your Next Trip

<b>The appeal</b> of backpacking is that you can discover the road less traveled on a shoestring budget—so how can you get even more bang for your</b> …

25+ killer outdoor spots in California

This piece could easily include over 100 spots. California simply has so many waterfalls, hikes, swim holes, canyons, and coastline. Everything …

Best Hiking Backpacking Sleeping Bags for Good Sleep

You got your hiking gear ready and packed up. One of the things that will ensure that you will rest along your backpacking trip is your sleeping bag. …

Backpacking

What Good Is Thinking About Death?

We're all going to die and we all know it. This can be both a burden and a blessing.<p>In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments. The fear is …