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Microspikes Vs. Crampons

Microspikes Vs. Crampons

It's wintertime! And that means it's time for traction devices. Specifically microspikes and crampons. I feel lucky to have gained much knowledge about hiking from experienced hikers, books, online forums, mountaineering stores, and making my own mistakes. I have...

So You Want To Winter Hike

So You Want To Winter Hike

What's better than hiking? Winter hiking. This is just my opinion. The scenery is beautiful in the summer but magnificent in the winter. This blog post is for the beginner out there without much to any experience. I will give you great resources for more advanced...

The Mountains Will Be There

The Mountains Will Be There

There will inevitably come a time when you decide to turn around on a hike, whether it's your body, mind, trail conditions, weather, safety, or whatever. When facing this decision, pause, access, and listen. It's better to turn around than to push past and end up with...