Katmai National Park & Preserve Alaska:
Birth of a Brown Bear.
They give birth to very small, vulnerable offspring and nurse them in the protective environment of the den.
Northeast Washington Politicians Propose To Relocate Wolves Westward.
"Most of the people speaking in favor of wolves are not in the area affected. I would personally not like to see anybody go through the pain we're seeing in our area."
Where do you want to camp?
RV Parks, Free Camping, National Parks, National Forests, State Parks.
Wings of steel.
An alloy of iron and aluminium is as good as titanium, at a tenth of the cost.
My Modern Met:
Natural Phenomenon Casts Yosemite Waterfall in a Brilliant Fiery Glow.
Interested in catching a glimpse of the Firefall?
Winter Backpacking on the A.T.: Three Ridges and Mau-Har Loop.
This section of the A.T. is a doozy even for thru-hikers.
The Black Bear.
One day, Black Bear was out and about doing what black bears do best, looking for food.
Boots vs Trail Runners vs Approach Shoes: What's Best for Hiking?
My own personal solution ends up being a mix between boots and shoes.
Kevin's Travel Blog:
Torres del Paine W-Circuit Day 1: Paine Grande to Refugio Grey.
I believe this was my first time seeing a glacier in person.
Friday Foods — Caramel Apple Tortillas.
Place the pan on the stove or fire and cover with a lid or foil. Cook until the apples are soft and the caramel is gooey.
Shedding Baggage on Kilimanjaro.
Kara Richardson Whitely talks about conquering Kili as a plus-sized hiker.
Short is the new long. My next "big" adventure.
I feel as if for too long that nesting and career development have trumped a vital part of me: backpacking.
Why I Hike Alone.
I remember the sheer joy of having a mountain to myself.
The Ravine of Gorropu, when reality surpasses the imagination.
[Some] say the dark heart of this incredible gash in the rock, 500-meters deep in the Earth, is where terrible negotiations take place between damned souls and Lucifer himself.
As It Happens (CBC):
Frozen bubbles make Alberta lake pop for photographer.
At first glance they might look like jelly fish, but they're actually frozen bubbles trapped beneath the surface of lakes.
Ad: Fire In Your Hand: Ultralight backpacking stoves.