9 Amazing North Country Trail Facts

The North Country National Scenic Trail, planned at more than 4,600 miles, is the longest scenic trail in the United States. Though often overshadowed by its large north-south-running cousins (like the Appalachian Trail and the Pacific Crest Trail), the largely east-west mapped North Country Trail… More »

How To

Purify and Filter Water on the Go

If you’re planning on hiking light then knowing how to properly treat water is essential Water sources can look great, but they’re not all necessarily safe, and they can leave you feeling very unwell if not treated correctly through purification or filtration! Contamination can happen… More »

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8 Amazing Pacific Crest Trail Facts

The Pacific Crest Trail starts near Campo, California, and ends on the U.S. border at Manning Provincial Park in British Columbia Compared to some other trails in the U.S., the Pacific Crest Trail could be considered relatively young — it was only completed in 1993.… More »