A profile of Brenna Fisch, who fell and broke her skull while hiking.
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.
Join the Backpacker CDT Project along this picturesque trail
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.
These sturdy boots are nimble enough for short trail runs.