These beer-and-trail pairings are refreshing from the first step to the last sip.
A tank of a boot that will keep you cruising along in comfort.
This light, waterproof hiking boot is built to handle the heat.
Be one of the first to paddle a newly-restored waterway.
Catch some of the country's first flowers in Oklahoma's Ouachita Mountains. BY ERICA ZAZO
The Midwest's best multiday trips, as selected by BACKPACKER Local scout Erica Zazo.
The best local trails, as selected by BACKPACKER Local scout Erica Zazo.
Hit the water—or enjoy some Midwestern hospitality—in this Lake Michigan vacationland.