Celebrate Earth Day with a Microtrash Mindfulness Practice

Celebrate Earth Day with a Microtrash Mindfulness Practice

Korrin Bishop | Apr 21, 2020
Celebrate Earth Day 2020 and soothe your pandemic anxiety by cultivating a microtrash mindfulness practice.
Read More
A Thru-Hiker's Guide to Toilet Paper Substitutes

A Thru-Hiker's Guide to Toilet Paper Substitutes

Gossamer Gear | Apr 15, 2020
Running low on toilet paper? Learn from this thru-hiker on what make the best toilet paper substitutes!
Read More
8 Ways Thru-Hiking Weirdly Prepares You for Sheltering in Place During a Global Pandemic

8 Ways Thru-Hiking Weirdly Prepares You for Sheltering in Place During a Global Pandemic

Korrin Bishop | Apr 13, 2020
From toilet paper rationing to embracing isolation, thru-hiking prepares you for the sheltering in place required by ...
Read More
A Global Rucksack Revolution: Thru-Hiking, Bikepacking, and Traveling 15 Countries with One Rucksack

A Global Rucksack Revolution: Thru-Hiking, Bikepacking, and Traveling 15 Countries with One Rucksack

Gossamer Gear | Apr 07, 2020
This is the tale of a global rucksack revolution through 20 months, 15 countries, and 5 continents — all with one Kum...
Read More
What I Learned About Mountains by Climbing 2,000 of Them

What I Learned About Mountains by Climbing 2,000 of Them

Gossamer Gear | Mar 20, 2020
After climbing 2,000 peaks, Erik Schlimmer has learned plenty about what makes for a good hike — and a good life. Rea...
Read More

Warrior Expeditions Uses Outdoor Adventure to Help Veterans “Walk off the War”

Korrin Bishop | Nov 10, 2019
"I got out of the military in 2014, and I wasn't sure what I was going to do with my life," Michelle Revoir, a United...
Read More
When Your Hiking Partner is Your Romantic Partner: 8 Things We’re Learning

When Your Hiking Partner is Your Romantic Partner: 8 Things We’re Learning

Gossamer Gear | Sep 19, 2019
Spending time in the backcountry can feel like a crash course in knowing a person. You learn things like their bathro...
Read More
How Search and Rescue Changed My Survival Mindset

How Search and Rescue Changed My Survival Mindset

Gossamer Gear | Aug 28, 2019
Four years ago, I was accepted into our county's search and rescue team. I didn't expect it to be a profound experien...
Read More
7 Things I Learned Thru-Hiking in America as a Brit

7 Things I Learned Thru-Hiking in America as a Brit

Gossamer Gear | May 29, 2019
Having thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail (AT) and Continental Divide Trail (CDT), I could offer a lot of technical adv...
Read More

One of Seven Project: How Thru-Hiking and Bikepacking Inspired a Movement

Gossamer Gear | May 03, 2019
As a child, I was the one who always wanted to go further and see what was around the next corner. My family regularl...
Read More
The Trail Provides: How I Healed Myself Post-Trail

The Trail Provides: How I Healed Myself Post-Trail

Gossamer Gear | Dec 13, 2018
It took me six months to hike the Pacific Crest Trail ( PCT) and three years to write a book about it. I'd never writ...
Read More
Wild Wilderness Women Building Community and Healing in the North Cascades

Wild Wilderness Women Building Community and Healing in the North Cascades

Gossamer Gear | Nov 21, 2018
It's our last night in the North Cascades. Our campfire circle offers the perfect backdrop for soaking in the last fe...
Read More