16 OF THE BEST SUMMER HIKES & TRAILS IN THE U.S.
There are so many beautiful places to hike in the US - it is tough to list them all in one spot. Jules at Wandering Sunsets has compiled a list of 16 recommendations throughout a variety of regions in the US. With hikes in Acadia National Park, Glacier National Park and the Monterey Coastal Trail, you’ll be able to explore the U.S from coast to coast.
HIKING WITH INFANTS, TODDLERS & KIDS
If you are a hiker, you likely already know how to get prepped for solo adventures. This article by our friends at REI is packed full of tips for the youngest members of your crew, whether you are hiking with infants, toddlers or grade schoolers you are sure to create special trail memories for everyone.
TRAIL RUNNING WITH DOGS: STAYING HAPPY & HEALTHY ON TRAILS
As a competitive ultra-runner based out of Alberta, Canada, Evan Birch credits much of his success to Nova, his best trail running and training partner. We met up with Evan and Nova to learn more about how to keep pups healthy and happy on the trails.
TOP STRETCHES FOR HIKING
Stretching before your hike (and after) gives you a greater range of motion and flexibility, even better, it will reduce how sore you are after a day on the trail. The team at Backroads has a great guide for stretching before and after your hike.
CYCLING IN HOT WEATHER: TIPS AND TRICKS
Summer cycling season is upon us. That means hot, sunny, sweaty days on the bike. The cyclists at The Pro’s Closet have a list of tips and tricks for hydration and cooling while on the bike.
BEST SNACKS TO FUEL YOUR PERFORMANCE
Snacks are important! Not only do they keep you from going hungry but they are essential for fueling long workouts and refueling after strenuous activities. Nutrition Synergy has a great informational list of suggested snacks for workouts.
BACKPACKING BASICS WITH EMILY SCHRICK
We sat down with Emily Schrick, a passionate thru-hiker and photographer residing in California, to learn more about how those new-to-hiking can prepare for extended backpacking trips.
BEST HYDRATION PACKS FOR MOUNTAIN BIKING
The best MTB hydration packs, on top of carrying water, should fit comfortably, have room for essentials and be rugged enough for trail use. Bike Perfect has done the research on the best packs available in 2023.
THE ULTIMATE TRAIL RUNNING GEAR GUIDE
No matter the ride length or distance, there are a handful of essentials that should come with you every time you hop on your mountain bike. Evo provides all the details on where to get the gear you need.
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