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What to Wear Hiking in Spring (Hint: Be Prepared for Rain!)
While every season poses its own outdoor concerns, I’ll walk you through what to wear hiking in spring so you can take in the spectacular sites in comfort!
11 Cities and Towns Near Rocky Mountain National Park
It’s one thing to open up your maps apps to see what towns are near Rocky Mountain National Park, but since Andrew and I actually lived in the Denver area, I figured I would make it easier for you and highlight some of the best locations.
Are Hiking Socks Necessary? (Hint: We Think So!)
No, hiking socks are not necessary, BUT they will provide additional comfort and blister protection that normal socks will not. The benefits of hiking socks are that they are better at wicking moisture from wet feet and are more durable than your everyday sock.
How to Prepare for High Altitude Hiking (5 Helpful Tips)
If you don’t live in places like Colorado or other higher elevation areas, you need to prepare for high altitude hiking to not only be safe, but to have an enjoyable…
10 Southern Illinois Hikes All Trail Enthusiasts Will Enjoy
Check out the top 10 Southern Illinois hikes to explore on your next Midwest adventure. From Alton, IL to Carbondale and beyond you will uncover…
14 Hiking Brands Outdoor Lovers Can’t Live Without
Although this list is not comprehensive, these are some of the major hiking gear brands, many of which will be highlighted throughout this site. Some are specific to footwear or…
7 Missouri Hiking Trails You Won’t Soon Forget
Let’s look at some of the best hiking trails in Missouri, and you’ll quickly learn that the Midwest is a hiker’s paradise full of unique rock formations…
7 Mark Twain National Forest Hikes in the Missouri Ozarks
Check out these 7 Mark Twain National Forest hikes and you will soon discover why Missouri is a top hiking destination full of varying terrain…
10 Best Hikes Near St. Louis (Less Than a 2 Hour Drive Away)
Explore these 8 St. Louis area hiking trails within a two hour drive of downtown. Escape the busy city with stunning views, wildlife and cool rock…
10 MUST DO Hikes Near Boulder Colorado
Explore these 10 hikes around Boulder Colorado on your next visit to the area. You won’t be disappointed when you venture onto the Royal Arch Trail, Mount Sanitas Trails, Bear Peak Trails and others.
117 Inspirational Hiking Quotes for Outdoor Trail Lovers
Read any of the 101 quotes about hiking and you won’t be able to lace up your boots quick enough to hit the trails for an inspirational adventure…
14 Dog Friendly Hikes in Colorado Your Pup Can Enjoy
Take your dog to any of these 14 dog friendly trails in Colorado to unleash their adventurous side and they won’t be the only ones getting a treat…