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    Gear Reviews

    Review: SPOT Gen3 Satellite Messenger

    I love hiking in all its forms – day hikes, multi-day hikes, easy, challenging – but the type of hiking that truly captures my imagination is unsupported hiking in wilderness areas. Complete disconnect from everyday [...]
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    Video: Everest | The Summit Climb

    Raw and unfiltered. The final climb on Mt. Everest. Amazing footage from a climber’s perspective on his final push to the top of the world.
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    The Cederberg | An Introduction

    The Cederberg is a vast wilderness and one of the few untouched places in the world. It is a hiker’s paradise where one can wander at will on a network of trails that connect rocky [...]
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    Gear Reviews

    Review: First Ascent Peak Tent

    The First Ascent Peak is an extremely stable tent that can handle very strong winds. I had it pitched in near gale force winds where the rain was hitting the fly sheet so hard, it [...]

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There & Back Safely

As we approach winter, temperatures drop, weather conditions change and time in the outdoors takes on a different character – fresh, beautiful, wild, but also potentially dangerous if one is not prepared. In 2014, Cape […]


Multi-day Hiking Checklist

We’ve created a Multi-day Hiking Checklist to help you pack for your next adventure. It’s specific enough that you’ll have everything you need, but feel free to chop ‘n change to your own taste and […]

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