iHike: Hiking in the Digital Age

A Complete Guide to the Digital Revolution–and How to Join It

Learn new skills

  • Plan your trips online–in 3D!
  • Record your adventures with innovative cameras and GPS.
  • Create killer maps, videos, and slideshows to share with your friends–or the world.

Plan It: New Tools, New Rules

Every great trip boils down to this: Picking an ideal location, capturing memorable moments, and bragging about it. Here's how to get started the high-tech way.



Document It: Field School

Take your new tools to the trail to master the skills you'll need to navigate, record, and share your best adventures.

Organize It: The Cutting Room

Here's how to turn raw data into finished files that will wow your friends and preserve trip memories better than any photo album.

Share It: All the World's a (Cyber) Stage

Your adventure is ready for primetime. Here are 19 ways reach the audience in your living room-or around the world.

Hike It: 4 Big Trips Made Easy

Ready to dial up the adventure meter? Try out your new digital skills–and go places most people can't–on these life-list journeys.