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Justice for Joshua Tree Vandal Mr. Andre: Modern Hiker New National Park Enforcer?

Modern Hiker cracked the case of park vandal Creepytings and just called out international street artist...

0 Comment / Mar 01, 2015

Explore Princeton’s Tow Path: The Delaware and Raritan Canal

You wouldn't expect to find one of the longest linear parks in the world if you're visiting Princeton,...

0 Comment / Feb 25, 2015

Historical Weapon, Modern Fun - Polished Chrome Throwing Tomahawk

hatchetsandaxes.com $28 Tomahawks have been used for 100's of years, originating from the Algonquian...

0 Comment / Feb 23, 2015


Cave Diving: A New Frontier

Article by Milosz Pierwola Images by Laurent Miroult The world's cave diving mecca is one thing I definitely...

0 Comment / Feb 18, 2015

Super Natural Merino Blend Base Layers - Soft, Warm, and Durable

Super Natural Merino Blend Base Layers - Coming Real Soon! (This Fall) The Good: It’s light, warm,...

0 Comment / Feb 16, 2015

Beat Back That Winter With Toren's Technical Apparel

Toren Fundamental Shell $245 The Good: Waterproof zippers, lightweight waterproof shell, plenty of pockets,...

0 Comment / Feb 11, 2015


Buzz Words: Silver Oak Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Little known fact (or perhaps little known to non-Americans…that would be me), the Alexander Valley...

0 Comment / Feb 09, 2015

Video: Load Skis Onto a Cotopaxi Pack Without Taking it Off

Cotopaxi, one of Trek Tech’s ‘better Businesses’, is stepping it up with their packs. The company...

0 Comment / Feb 05, 2015

Girls Gone (Into the) Wild: McCloud Waterfalls

You're sitting in a doctor's office.  An angry looking nurse pulls out a needle the size of a small...

2 Comments / Feb 02, 2015


Girls Gone into the Wild: MSR Flex Skillet Review

MSR Flex Skillet Performance:  Non-stick, compact and light-weight skillet. Pitfalls:  A slight...

0 Comment / Jan 31, 2015

Girls Gone into the Wild: MSR Alpine Deluxe Kitchen Set Review

MSR Alpine Deluxe Kitchen Set Performance:  Compact and light kitchen essentials. Pitfalls: ...

0 Comment / Jan 31, 2015

Girls Gone Into the Wild: TASC Performance Tofino Merino Longsleeve Base Layer Review

TASC Performance Tofino Merino Base Layer Performance:  A pretty standard lightweight base layer...

0 Comment / Jan 31, 2015


Girls Gone Into the Wild: Columbia Drainmaker II Hiking Shoe Review

Columbia Drainmaker II Hiking Shoe  Performance:  Stellar traction while wet, pretty in pink and mostly...

2 Comments / Jan 31, 2015

Superbowl Sunday Mountainclimbing: Mt. Washington, NH

Superbowl weekend is the best time to get together with friends to drink a couple beers, snack on too much...

0 Comment / Jan 31, 2015

Better Businesses: Uphill Designs Trekking Poles

Founded by engineers Dan Sedlacek and Mounica Sonikar and business student David DeBey, Washington-based...

2 Comments / Jan 30, 2015