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#12DaysOfGiveaways Sierra Designs Mobile Mummy

Welcome to the third giveaway in the 12 Days of Giveaways holiday contest. Today’s item is a Sierra Designs Mobile Mummy....

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12 Days of Giveaways Holiday Contest

Welcome to the 12 Days of Giveaways holiday contest. It’s been a great year full of great gear. So the folks...

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Holiday Gift Guide for the Big Guy

As many of you know, I spend a lot of time searching for gear that is large enough for big...

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Arch 2 Arch: Day Six – Yellowstone

The sixth day of Arch 2 Arch was the day we drove the fewest miles. Our total was still almost 150,...

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Adidas Terrex Agravics: Solid Trail Performer

It seems as though I am always looking for a better pair of trail shoes than the ones I’m currently wearing....

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Arch 2 Arch: Day Five – Into Yellowstone

The fifth day began with a chill in the air. This was the day we would enter Yellowstone National Park....

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DreamWave Venture: Powerhouse Speaker

I was recently looking into backcountry devices that could keep two parties or individuals in communication when they were separated....

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Para’Kito: Superior repellent products

My daughter attracts mosquitos incessantly. On almost any warm camping trip, she’ll get the majority of the bites. My son...

 

HIKING THE SENDERO LOS QUETZALES

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UPCOMING ADVENTURES

#UintasHike16

What happens when a group of social media storytellers get together to backpack the High Uintas Wilderness…

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2017 Adventures

 

Next year’s trips are coming into focus. Stayed tuned as plans get ironed out and announcements are made. Zion…Greenland…Hawaii…who knows???

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National Park Road Trip

Join us as we travel from St. Louis’ Gateway Arch to Yellowstone’s Roosevelt Arch on our #Arch2Arch road trip in honor of the National Park Service’s 100th birthday.

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TREKKING THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA

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RECENT GEAR REVIEWS

OT Trace Creek Section

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Here are the gear grades from a few of the items I tested while on the Ozark Trail’s Trace Creek Section

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Rocky S2V Trail Runners

Check out Rocky S2V’s first entrant into the trail runner market.

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BOunce Balls

If you’re looking for a calorically-dense alternative to chocolate, look no further than Bounce trail snacks.

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Cloudline Socks

Some of the best backpacking socks I’ve ever worn.

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THE OZARKS

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THE OZARK TRAIL SPRING MEGA

Find out more about the Ozark Trail Association’s Spring Mega trail maintenance event, and why you should be supporting your local trail organizations.

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upper buffalo wilderness

Bushwhacking through northern Arkansas’ Upper Buffalo Wilderness is a rewarding way to see the Ozarks.

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Ozark trail - Trace Creek

The OT’s Trace Creek section is conveniently located and mega rewarding.

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Ozark Trail CURRENT RIVER

Backpacking one of the most scenic sections of the Ozark Trail – along the Current River through the Ozark National Scenic Riverways.

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“Going up that river was like travelling back to the earliest beginnings of the world, when vegetation rioted on the earth and the big trees were kings. An empty stream, a great silence, an impenetrable forest. The air was warm, thick, heavy, sluggish. There was no joy in the brilliance of sunshine. The long stretches of the waterway ran on, deserted, into the gloom of overshadowed distances.”

-Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness

 

 

BRANDS I TRUST

Wolverine produces high-quality, rugged clothing and footwear for casual, work, and outdoor activities.

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Always innovating, Teton Sports carries a well-rounded inventory of backpacking and camping gear.

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With a focus on designing light & fast footwear and apparel, adidas Outdoor continues to be an outdoor industry trend setter.

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