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The Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XLite has long been a favorite among thru-hikers on the country's Triple Crown trails. It packs small, weighs about 12
Clay Bonnyman Evans's new book about his Appalachian Trail hike—The Trail Is the Teacher: Living and Learning on the Appalachian Trail—is a
The Gregory Citro 24 is a compact daypack designed for comfort and durability on short outings. It carries well on day hikes and has plenty of
Millinocket, a crucial trail town for Appalachian Trail thru-hikers, has become a COVID-19 hot spot.
The application process for 2021 Pacific Crest Trail long-distance permits will not open as planned in October.
Trash and even human waste are littering the landscape in the White Mountain National Forest.
The Great America Outdoors Act will infuse billions of dollars into overdue national park maintenance and land preservation.
The Sierra Club is addressing what it calls "our substantial role in perpetuating white supremacy," staring with iconic club founder John
Scout and Frodo, who have given shelter to hundreds of PCT thru-hikers on their way to the Southern Terminus in California since 2006, will resume
The energy companies behind a natural gas pipeline that would have run under the Appalachian Trail in Virginia have dropped their efforts to