Arr me hearties and lilly-livered landlubbers, today be Talk Like A Pirate day! Call your family wenches, commandeer a ship on the high seas and make everybody walk the plank if needed. Don't we all love our Black Sails day of the year? ... See MoreSee Less
This is as true in the UK as it was in the US when I lived in San Francisco. People I meet on the trail, myself included, are predominantly white. Redefining what it means to be 'outdoorsy' would probably bring more diverse groups in nature and that can only be beneficial to all.
It is such a relief that these people are safe but they had to go through 24 hours of uncertainty and fear without anything in terms of food, drink, shelter or light (some were in swimsuits). What essentials do you pack for day hikes? ... See MoreSee Less