Depending on where you are in the northern hemisphere, summer is either over, drawing to a close, calling in sick or peaking. One thing is for sure. Trees are always there for you, regardless of the weather outside.
The Onion might be satyrical but in that instance, it's spot on. I come back from a 2-day backpacking trip and on the return leg, there were 2 trails from the top of the hill. I wasn't sure which one led to the car park and the bus stop. Acting on instinct, I followed the trail with trash on the sides (and picked up some). I was right and reached the car park--and the bus stop. How can anybody throw away trash in nature and think that it will disappear by magic? ... See MoreSee Less
ATLANTA—Feeling refreshed after three days of camping in Georgia’s Oconee National Forest, members of the Prendergast family confirmed Monday they had spent a relaxing weekend destroying the great outdoors.
Best camping instagram account I have seen: www.instagram.com/p/BW4M3p_lPVs/ Promotes good outdoor ethics (especially in U.S. National Parks) by highlighting illegal and asshole outdoor instagram photos. You'll have a chuckle that's guaranteed. ... See MoreSee Less
Down quilts are far and away the best sleep value for most backpacking trips. They are half the cost and substantially lighter than sleeping bags. For example, a +20°F down quilt like the one above weighs just over a pound and can cost