Arie Kogan

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How Do I Layer for a Backpacking Trip?

A one-stop guide on what to wear while hiking this spring and summer<p><i>A:</i><p>I have a simple formula for what to wear during backpacking season (typically spring through fall): three layers up top, two on my legs, and one for my feet. This system regulates temperature extremely well and prepares me for …

Backpacking

Walking Hiking in Scotland - Holidays Trails

Walking<p>Glen Coe<p>Home<br>• Things To See & Do<br>• Outdoor Activities<br>• Walking<p>Take a hike - go on, we know you want to! Walking in Scotland means mighty mountains to …

Hiking

Yosemite National Park's Best Hikes

From secret hikes to date hikes to cave hikes, San Francisco holds its own pretty well in the hiking department. Yosemite though? Yosemite owns the …

op Journal

After generations of sleeping outside, you tend to pick up a few tricks. Since 1938, REI employees and members have been creating and tuning pro tips …

Hacking

Banff National Park

This Canadian park boasts some of the world's finest unspoiled ecosystems.<p><b>Location:</b> Alberta <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1885 <b><br>Size:</b> 1,641,027 acres<p>Simplicity marks the origin of Banff—Canada’s first national park. In 1883, on the slopes of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, three railway workers discovered a natural …

National Parks

Save Yourself! A Guide to Self-Rescue

Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>16933<p>16.9K<p>SHARES<p>You’re belaying your partner while he leads the sixth pitch of a cruiser 5.8 in the Cascades with …

Climbing

30 Of The World’s Most Breathtaking Hiking Trails You Must Visit

Choosing a System

posted on July 31, 2015<p>Having access to clean water and a hydration plan are imperative to a successful camping or backpacking trip.<p>When on the go …

Developing Countries

5 Knots You Need to Know How to Tie at All Times

We’re doing something different today with our Knot of the Week series and taking a look at five knots that you should know how to tie at all times. …

5 Lightweight Backpacking Tents Every Camper Should Consider – Outdoors and Nature

Going for an outdoor venture is a great way to spend your leisure time. For you to have a great time, you need to pack wisely and the most important …

Backpacking

Gear of the Year 2014

Top Gear Innovations for Fall and Winter The brisk days of fall and cold nights of winter bring out the best in gear design and technology. When the mercury goes south with the birds, there’s little leeway for lapses in function and lots of room for flexing new ideas. Sometimes this means embracing …

Jackson Hole

A wild camper’s guide to the world

Waking up surrounded by natural beauty and experiencing the solitude of the countryside is what lures many a traveller to wild camping.<p>As romantic as it sounds, there are still rules to consider – rules that not only make the experience safe and rewarding, but also preserve such special places for …

These 10 Hiking Trails Will Blow Your Mind

Hiking

Journal

You clip the chains of your most recent project and throw your hands up in triumph. After all of your hard work and training, you…<p>Last fall I …

Winter Camping and Backpacking Tips

Winter camping has its perks. There are fewer bugs and crowds while you experience the beauty and peacefulness of a pristine winter wonderland. But, …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.<p>writer

Hiking

Why Did So Many People Die in Nepal?

The news out of Nepal these past few days has been bleak. Avalanches and blizzards in a northern mountainous region of the country have claimed the lives of at least 26 people. According to some reports, as many as 100 people still may be missing. Most of the trekkers killed or currently …

Mountaineering

How to Properly Load a Pack

May 22, 2014 by Melanie Swick | 2 Comments<p>Properly loading a pack can mean the difference between a leisurely stroll or grueling hike. One piece of …

Ten enchanting travel experiences in Greenland

So you think Greenland is a far-flung travel dream? Pinch yourself. This Arctic country might be huge, but a trip to western Greenland can take in a breathtaking range of sights, from Disko Bay’s iceberg studded waters to valleys so vast you’ll feel like the last hiker on Earth. Start with these 10 …

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Travel

I Heart My City: Gregg Treinish’s Bozeman

Nat Geo Emerging Explorer and <b>Bozeman,</b> Montana, local <b>Gregg Treinish</b> lives for adventure. The founder of Adventures and Scientists for Conservation, an organization that engages outdoor enthusiasts as citizen scientists, recently returned from months spent in the field with fellow Explorers Steve …

SteriPEN Ultraviolet Water Sterilization Technology

SteriPEN harnesses the brilliant power of ultraviolet light to make water safe to drink. It’s the same technology used by leading bottled water …

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Adventure Dreams: 10 Classic Adventures

These are the quintessential adventure experiences you organize your year around because they require fitness, specialized gear, and maybe a large chunk of time off work. Our top ten cover life-list terrain in the mountains, ocean, and the desert and include the expert advice, gear tips, and …

Hiking