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  • hiking books

    6 Adventure Books for the Hiker in Your Life

    6 Adventure and Hiking Books that Stole my Heart! Buy these for the hiker/adventurer in your life. Note: This page contains affiliate links. If you click on the link, and purchase…

  • 17 Unforgettable Photo Moments from 2017

    2018, bring on the adventures!! 2017 was full of exploration, discovery, and amazing moments with friends in the beautiful world that we live in. Here are 17 unforgettable photo moments from…

  • high altitude

    High Altitude Hacks: Hiking 14ers

    “In the mountaineering parlance of the Western United States, a [14er] is a mountain peak with an elevation of at least 14,000 feet (4267 meters). There are 96 [14ers] in the…

  • purify water

    3 Ways to Purify Water (And Why You Should)

    3 days- that’s how long you’ll last without water. So here are 3 methods to purify water to ensure you never have to take unnecessary risk. Oftentimes when I’m hiking, I…

  • grizzly peak

    Grizzly Peak Photo Journal

    This hiking season so far has been fantastic- lots of time peak bagging, exploring new places and getting new recommendations. Grizzly Peak was one of the latest summits, and it was…

  • wild encounters

    Wild Encounters and Attacks: Advice from an Expert

    Kevin Wilson, CEO of Wild Encounters Ltd has generously shared some useful information about bear encounters. He gives valuable recommendations about bear safety, as well as information about the courses his…

  • #liveawildlife

    Best Tips for Beginner Hikers!

    Recently the first #LiveAWildLife twitter chat went live! It was such a great turn out! Teton Sports, known for hosting the super popular chat #HikerChat, was awesome as co-host. I want…

  • grizzly bear

    What You Need To Know About BEAR SPRAY

    If you’ve been hiking out in Canada, you will have heard of bear spray. The reason it is getting more and more common is because it is the most effective way…

  • Trail Mix

    Love Trail Mix? Grab This Formula!

    SO MUCH ENERGY!! …. is what I want to be saying midway through the trail. I think I can safely say that most people love trail mix. Who wouldn’t love a…

  • day hike

    5 Things You Need On a Day Hike

    This is a question most people want to know! What should they bring on a day hike? Where the confusion lies typically is that people don’t know how much is too…