Boots, your best friend

Your hiking boots can be your best friend (or your worst enemy). You don’t need to suffer like these poor feet pictured. Learn tips for selecting boots, tips for treating blisters on the trail, and how a little advanced planning can turn your boots into your best friend.… Read More

You’ll never be ready, until you’re ready

Preparing for a long run can be a lot like preparing for a long backpacking trek – no matter how much prep or training you do, your body will adjust on the trail – you’re never quite ready until you’re ready. Glean some insight about training for long treks from today’s post.… Read More

Packing a light weight backpack

Its important to do your homework before venturing out into the Sierra on a multi-day trek, especially when it comes to gear.  Here is a quick video we shot while camping on the side of Mt. Whitney during one of our Trans-Sierra treks where we lay out our gear, piece by piece. … Read More

Sierra Nevada Geotourism MapGuide

There is a nifty little site called the Sierra Nevada Geotourism MapGuide that is a great resource for finding new and interesting activities in the Sierra, no matter where you go.  Whether you’re headed up on a day trip driving … Read More

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