A hands-on review of the Geigerrig Rig 500 hydration pack and, more importantly, its pressurized water reservoir.
If worst comes to worst and you need a rescue, here's how to help rescuers find you quickly.
A full review after hands-on testing of the CamelBak All Clear, which finished a strong second in the 2013 Reader's Choice Awards.
One hiker's assessment of a women's hiking shoe: the breathable Chaco Touraine.
Three tips for safe hiking in hot weather, plus a link to more.
An experienced hiker lists her five favorite water filters and purifiers, with a short explanation of why each one made the rank.
At its heart, hiking is a simple sport -- but the best hikers have mastered, or at least dabbled in, a variety of outdoor skills.
A collection of the deadliest -- and most avoidable -- mistakes you can make on a hike.
Flash floods are fast and dangerous, and they can happen anywhere, at any time -- although they're most common in dry lands that are quickly inundated by water.
Hiking takes you to the berry patches car-based pickers may have missed. Learn how to take advantage of this tasty trail perk!