The Best Hiking Boots for Machu Picchu’s Inca Trail

Despite being one of the world’s most popular tourist and trekking destinations, Peru’s Machu Picchu still carries a certain air of mystique on account of the many unknowns surrounding its existence:

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The Big Agnes Tiger Wall UL2 Tent Review: Features, Pros and Cons

Twenty years ago, the monopoly that big-name brands like Hilleberg, The North Face, Mountain Hardwear, and Wild Country had over the tent-maker market was such that any newcomers attempting to enter the

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The Kelty Horizon 2 Person Tent Review – Is it a Good Buy?

Backpacking is always a better time when experienced with a significant other or a close friend. The only problem is that it is really hard to find a 2 person tent that is both lightweight and easily packed.

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Top 4 Best Leathermans for Camping and Backpacking

The Leatherman brand is synonymous with quality multi-tools and knives, so much so that many people refer to multi-tools as a whole as Leathermans. Leatherman Tool Group was founded in 1983 by Timothy

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Scarpa Zen Multisport Review – A Good Lightweight Hiking Shoe?

Founded in Northern Italy in 1938, Scarpa is an old brand with a colorful history. They are known for their high quality footwear throughout the world, with their gear being used by everyone from science

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The Best Effective Lip Balms for Hiking – Stop Chapped Lips!

Every hiker, man or woman, adult or child, should carry a tube of lip balm with them on every outing. Not only are chapped, cracked lips painful but being outdoors in the sun all day means sunburnt lips

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The 5 Best Hiking Underwear for Women

When going for a hike, the clothing you wear underneath can be just as important as the clothing you wear on the outside. I didn’t even realize that there are special hiking underwear for women until

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Best Climbing Chalk Bags [January 2019]: How to Find The Right Calk Bag for Climbing

When most people think of chalk and athletic activities, they tend to think of gymnasts or even bodybuilders. However, chalk is also relied on in climbing, for the very same reasons others athletes use

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How to Pack a Hiking Backpack

Packing your backpack may seem like an easy task. However, getting things in and out of your backpack throughout your hike can either be fairly easy or extremely difficult. It all depends on how much thought

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Montane Alpha 100 Review: The Best Insulated Jacket on the Market?

Outdoor activities and freezing cold weather don’t always go hand in hand for most people. But, what if the adventure freak inside you is making you restless at home? Will you succumb to it or let

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