To Defeat the Dreaded Rush by: Makayla Hobbs Endless heaps of homework, a messy apartment, and complete inner ‘frazzledment’— I simply had to get off campus. I love college and my job, but there is a dark, disastrous impatience that I frequently catch when I forget to make space to experience nature. I call this … More The Perfect Escape to Nature
With all of the tragic fires engulfing the West Coast areas we love, it never hurts to review some fire safety tips before hitting the trail. Remember to always be prepared, and always check the weather conditions before heading out for an enjoyable trek. … More 5 Fire Safety Tips While on the Trail
Pack up the minivan our load up that motorcycle for some of our fall outdoor adventure favorites. … More 5 Must See Fall Foliage Hikes
Now that you’ve finally gotten up the gumption to go on your first thru-hiking trip you’ve hit your first barrier – you’re not sure how to keep your pack light and keep your clothes clean along the trail. You don’t mind getting down and dirty, but there comes a time when dirty doesn’t do much … More How to Wash your Hiking Clothes on the Trail
Great North American Eclipse, when the moon crosses in front of the sun for about two and a half minutes casting a shadow on the earth. You got your *approved* glasses and you want to witness this momentous occasion, but if you are anywhere near the path of totality, you’ve heard word that drove of … More Ways to Watch the Eclipse Away from the World
So you’ve mastered the green life at home. You recycle, compost and are eating farm-to-table as regularly as you can. However, sustainable living gets a little trickier once you get out on the trail, especially when it goes head-to-head with convenience. With that in mind, here are some of the easiest ways we can think … More 5 Tips for Sustainability on the Trail
Happy Earth Week – the run up to Earth Day on April 22! To celebrate, Leave No Trace is starting an Instagram movement encouraging people to post a picture of themselves picking up trash outdoors. By sharing a fun photo outside, their (and our!) hope is that more people will get excited about Earth Week and … More Celebrate Earth Week with Leave No Trace!