A trek once enjoyed by a great American poet and author, Big Glassy Mountain is perched behind the idyllic Carl Sandburg National Historic Site in Flat Rock, North Carolina.
Benntts Pond Loop Trail is A quiet hike, accompanied by the sound of your feet and the birds that call the pond home. The serenity is the perfect setting for reflection just as the pond […]
Small but mighty – the Jetboil Minimo gets the party (aka dinner) started in under 5 minutes. It’s easy to backpack in. Once you’re out there, the Minimo is intuitive to use. The quick and […]
Summertime is for sunshine and flipping through pages of a book you just can’t put down. We put together a list of three novels of all different genres – because who doesn’t want to be […]
When you think of Texas — BBQ, boots and Tex-Mex come to mind. But the Lone Star State has endless trails, creeks and wilderness slipping from its seams. And the best part? Those scenic trails […]
Take a leap onto Lover’s Leap Trail – A 1.1 mile, somewhat popular loop near Mena Arkansas. it’s about time you got lost in the Ouachita Mountains. Each curve is a new impeccable view. In […]
A mostly flat trail, and good thing because your eyes won’t be on the ground – they’ll be drawn to Sol Duc Falls. A rushing waterfall that crashes below you over green mossy rocks as […]
This loop trail crosses small brooks and takes you up and down tree-lined valleys. It’s barely traveled so the sound of the rustling trees, birds chirping and the padding of your own feet could be […]