Cowboy Camping on the beach

How to Cowboy Camp the Right Way

There’s something special about cowboy camping. Being able to settle down wherever you are and sleep under the Milky Way. What really appeals to me about cowboy camping though is the simplicity of it all. … Read more

Hiking in running shoes

Can You Hike in Running Shoes?

Hiking in running shoes, how bad can it be? I get why someone might wonder if it’s okay to go hiking in running shoes or even hike in every day sneakers. Maybe you don’t hike … Read more

Do Hiking Boots Work in Snow

Do Hiking Boots Work in Snow?

So you have some great hiking boots that work in the summer, but you are wondering if they can work in the snow. Well, it’s pretty simple, but there are a few things you want … Read more

Three men backcountry skiing with climbing skins in the mountains

The Definitive Guide to Climbing Skins

First, what are ski skins? Ski skins, also called climbing skins, are long pieces of nylon or mohair that attach to the bottom of skis. Once upon a time, they were actually made from seal … Read more