A profile of Danelle Ballengee, who fell 60 feet off a cliff while trail-running, which shattered her pelvis.
A profile of Justin Harris, who broke his leg and survived two days after a fall while canyoneering in Utah.
A profile of Melissa McQueen, who was trapped overnight on a fourteener and lost eight toes from frostbite.
As water crashes through a 70-foot-high slot canyon, three hikers have to make the ultimate choice to survive.
A new mom finds an innovative way to keep her adventurous side alive while still breast-feeding.
Take an abandoned wagon road near Boulder's Flatirons with Backpacker editors Jon Dorn and Anthony Cerretani in this trail profile.
Use this technique to conserve energy and hike for hours on end.
Running-shoe comfort with hiking-boot stability.