Guess what??!! It’s 33 days until Christmas!! It may not even be Thanksgiving yet, but we’re getting in the Holiday spirit and can’t resist playing some early Christmas tunes. So crank up this playlist if you’re feeling particularly festive! Maybe string up a few lights and bake some gingerbread cookies??
by Samarth Vasisht Ultralight backpacking is a branch of backpacking that has grown tremendously over the past 5 years, especially with the advent of new, lighter and stronger materials. Ultralight means a lot of different things to different people; but it’s important to keep in mind that staying “ultralight” is more [...]
On the afternoon of Monday, November 11, a wildfire broke out in the Linville Gorge Wilderness area of the Grandfather Ranger District, Pisgah National Forest. Dry weather and strong winds were the perfect combination for a 15-acre fire that started near the Table Rock picnic area. Since then, the fire [...]
by Ted Levin The holidays are coming; and while others are singing the “Twelve Days of Christmas,” campers will be crooning to this version: On the first day of camping, My true love sent to me A hammock to tie to a tree! Believe it or not, there really is [...]
by Ted Levin Winter is coming; and for avid outdoor lovers, this means snow camping. For many people, regular camping might sound rugged enough. But for extreme campers who love to push the limits, snow camping is a great way to enjoy the icy beauty of winter. Aside from Antarctica, [...]