BACKPACKER editors cap their Swiss gear-testing trip with a climb of the 13,474-foot Monch.
BACKPACKER editors get muddy and bloody while ascending the slippery Lockwoods Chimney, a half-climbing-half-caving route cut deep into the craggy Welsh mountainside.
Contributing Editor Tracy Ross shows off the remarkably light Scarpa Alien
The ultimate in lightweight traction The ultimate in lightweight traction.
Gear Editor Kristin Hostetter explains the new innovations in down insulation technology,See what our team thought of these two water-resistant down jackets.
Get ready for the hike of a lifetime as our editors take you up the best trail in the Alps. Get ready for the hike of a lifetime as our editors take you up the best trail in the Alps. (Download the tracklog for this hike here!)
Join the Backpacker staff as they bag Longs Peak in this exclusive on-the-scene video.
Andrew Bydlon reviews Sierra Designs' TOV Jacket which utilizes the innovative DryDown technology