The Interesting Meaning of Stacked Rocks on Trails

The Interesting Meaning of Stacked Rocks on Trails

Have you ever seen a stack of rocks while hiking and wondered what their meaning was? You’re not alone! Many hikers have been curious about the purpose of stacking stones. Surprisingly there is actually a lot of speculation about the meaning of stacked rocks.  Key Takeaways In this blog post, we will explore: What is…

How to Use Trekking Poles

How to Use Trekking Poles

Imagine a simple piece of gear that could save your knees, back, and help you conquer challenging terrain. That simple piece of gear is the trekking pole. Whether you’re a seasoned hiker or just starting, incorporating hiking poles into your hikes can help ease stress off the body. In this blog post, you’ll learn the…

How to Train for a 14er

How to Train for a 14er

So, you are thinking about hiking a 14er? Well, congrats on deciding to take on this fun challenge. Hiking a 14,000-foot peak is no easy feat, but with the right preparation and mindset, you can reach the summit and feel proud of your accomplishment. In this blog post, we will guide you through our comprehensive…

How to Clean a Hydration Bladder

How to Clean a Hydration Bladder

When you’re out on the trail or in the backcountry, having access to water is crucial this is where it makes sense to carry a water bladder or pack. But overtime these portable water reservoirs can become dirty and full or residue and make it unsanitary to drink from. The remedy is to clean your…