What you need to know before attempting this scenic trail that runs through three States.
Sometimes people get sick while on a backpacking trip. Knowing what to do can help make a miserable experience more tolerable.
Hiking and backpacking in the fall offers a view of the trails that can only be found in this cooler, less crowded time of year.
When out on a long backpacking trip, having camp soap available and knowing how to clean pots without soap in arid areas can be helpful.
Read about the pros and cons of various camp beds like cots, camping mats, air mattresses and more.
Nothing ruins a camping trip faster than a case of food poisoning. Practising food safety at the campsite is as easy as following a few basic rules.
Something as simple as bathing can make a big difference to hygiene and morale while backpacking.
By taking some simple steps, backcountry hikers and campers can protect their food from bears.
Backcountry travelers can take care of their needs while at the same time maintaining hygiene and protecting the environment.
Going camping? Personalize your choices based on individual preferences. Choose from National Camp Grounds, State, Regional, Private and Primitive sites.