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  • A full trip report from our hike to the summits of Seward, Donaldson and Emmons in the Adirondack Park of upper New York on July 3, 2019. The three mountains are part of the Adirondack Forty-Six Hiking Challenge.

    Adirondack Hike: Seward, Donaldson and Emmons

    Adirondack Hike: Seward, Donaldson and Emmons

    by JOC0

  • The trip report from our hike to Mount Marshall on Saturday June 22, 2019 via Avalanche Lake. Marshall is the twenty-fifth highest peak in the Adirondack Park with a height of 4,360 feet.

    Adirondack Hike: Mount Marshall

    Adirondack Hike: Mount Marshall

    by JOC0

  • Outbound Dan Human recounts his more than two thousand-mile backpacking trip along the Appalachian Trail. Memories of the southbound thru hike are shared through a collection of pictures.

    An Appalachian Trail Thru Hike in Pictures

    An Appalachian Trail Thru Hike in Pictures

    by Dan Human35

  • Are pocket pistols viable self-defense weapons or just feel good gimmicks? We compare .38 Special, .38 Special +P, .32 H&R Magnum, .380 ACP, .32 ACP, .25 ACP, and .22 Rimfire to see which mouse gun can save your life.

    Mouse Guns: Your Last-Ditch Shootout Survival Tool

    Mouse Guns: Your Last-Ditch Shootout Survival Tool

    by LJ Bonham1

  • A trip report from a hike to the summit of St. Regis Mountain on June 15, 2019. St. Regis is part of the Saranac Lake 6'er Hiking Challenge and the mountain resides just to the north of the town of Saranac Lake, N.Y. in the Adirondack Park.

    Adirondack Hike: St. Regis Mountain

    Adirondack Hike: St. Regis Mountain

    by JOC0

  • A trip report from a hike to the summit of Ampersand Mountain on June 15, 2019. Ampersand is part of the Saranac Lake 6'er Hiking Challenge and sits on the west side of the town of Saranac Lake, N.Y. in the Adirondack Park.

    Adirondack Hike: Ampersand Mountain

    Adirondack Hike: Ampersand Mountain

    by JOC0

  • Camping may seem a bit daunting to a first timer, but this guide should put you at ease with a wealth of information about sleeping in the great outdoors.

    A Beginner's Guide to Camping

    A Beginner's Guide to Camping

    by John Bullock0

  • This is a 14-mile, end-to-end hike (and wade and swim and bushwhack) of the West Fork canyon between Flagstaff and Sedona, Arizona, requiring a vehicle shuttle. Allow at least 12 hours to do this as a day-trip.

    Thru-Hiking the West Fork of Oak Creek

    Thru-Hiking the West Fork of Oak Creek

    by Deb Kingsbury1

  • Being wedged between the world-famous fly fishing states of Montana, Idaho, and Colorado, it seems like a no-brainer that Wyoming would be a fly fishing Mecca. Wyoming, however, is still largely under the radar in the angling world, and the Ham's Fork River is a forgotten gem.

    Fly Fishing Wyoming's Ham's Fork River

    Fly Fishing Wyoming's Ham's Fork River

    by CS Drexel0

  • A 24-hour pack for Search and Rescue personnel (and anyone else who wants to be prepared for twenty-four hours in the backcountry).

    The SAR Pack: Search & Rescue Gear

    The SAR Pack: Search & Rescue Gear

    by Deb Kingsbury19

  • A count-down of 5 time-proven trout lures, all guaranteed to put more fish in the boat! Includes size and color recommendations, as well as tricks for rigging and effectively fishing each one.

    Top 5 Best Trout Lures

    Top 5 Best Trout Lures

    by huntnfish25

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