Suffering a major injury can keep us from fully committing to the things we enjoy. Taking the time to care for yourself pays off.
Guides Katie Burns and David Torres share about how the Pro Trek has made their jobs easier.
No one ever wants to be in a situation where you need to call for help. But if it does happen to you, you won’t regret being prepared.
Spend more time taking in the sights and less time fumbling with your phone.
When the ground is cold, it’s tough to stay warm. Don’t skimp on comfort.
Skip the dog pictures: these nine ‘grammers focus on women-led outdoor adventure.
Poison ivy, oak, and sumac plague these gorgeous trails. But Tecnu will give you the peace of mind to tackle them anyway.
One option: Skip it entirely.
This week, BACKPACKER is putting the focus on the women of hiking. Guest editor Kassondra Cloos explains why that matters.
With the Futura, you can marvel endlessly at natural wonders along the trail without feeling like you need to rush on or drop your pack.
Cairn’s subscription boxes regularly deliver the latest gear right to your doorstep.
You’re in the local gear shop and you have one job: find a comfy but durable shell that will keep water out. But there are so many options—and the product hangtags seem to be written in code. Don’t worry. Here’s everything you need to know.
Staying comfortable while hiking is about way more than protecting yourself from rain. It’s incredible just how many hikers have to learn proper layering the hard way—this one included. Here’s everything you need to know to make sure you’re setting yourself up for maximum comfort when the weather turns wet.
America's biggest park is almost six times the size of Yellowstone and has next to no trails. Make the most of your trip there with these tips from a guide.
Won't return to country's largest outdoor trade show.