When I hit the first set of boulders I had no idea how much this hike would put my scrambling skills to the test.
Some places just feel magical from the moment you arrive. Malealea in Lesotho is one of them.
Hiking with a fear of heights can ruin a great trip. On a recent hike in the Drakensberg Mountains I had a harrowing moment.
Most visitors to Japan travel to Tokyo and Kyoto – world-class destinations, to be sure, but did you know you can also hike between those two cities?
A temple is not an obvious hiking destination. But when the temple is Angkor Wat, you can rethink a lot of assumptions.
To catch the sunrise requires a pre-dawn rise and a trek by foot or by bus and train to reach the summit at Chusan. Once there, you wait and hope for the clouds to part and reveal a legendary sunrise spectacle.
The Fjallraven Classic lured me in with awe-inspiring pictures and the promise of exploring a wilderness that sounded sexy and wild. How could I resist?
What are the most essential exercises for hikers? Right now, approximately half the world is thinking of going into hibernation as winter approaches. The other half is just about to go into the hiking season. Some of you are always in the hiking season. Lucky you! Whatever your season or location there are five essential exercises for hikers that will keep your body hiking ready all year round. It doesn’t matter if you’re doing a short hiking weekend, warrior style, […]
Hiking with the 10 essentials can save your life. Here’s one time, I should’ve had them and didn’t.
The wrong hiking partner can make or break your wilderness experience. Tips on how to find the right person to share your hike.