It's now the time of year when people across the country are preparing for thru-hikes of some of the nation's most prized trails. The National Scenic Trails offer some of the best hiking, backpacki...
15 Unusual Hikes Near Vancouver | Happiest Outdoors
Forget the classic hikes you've seen on social media and check out one of these off the beaten path and unusual hikes near Vancouver. Visit abandoned places, take in a bit of history, see some wildlife, visit enormous trees and more.
Camp Smarter With These Simple Hints, Tips And Ideas
How long has it been since you went camping? Camping is well known as a cherished pastime by many people for a variety of reasons. During a camping trip, you do not have to talk to annoying work colleagues and there are no computers or televisions to...
How to Apply for a Southbound John Muir Trail Permit in 2021
Learn everything you need to know about the 2021 John Muir Trail permit process including where to start, JMT trail quotas, & lottery dates.
Sunshine on the Edge of the World: Nootka Trail Trip Report | Happiest Outdoors
Ever since we did the West Coast Trail in 2004, my husband Greg and I had wanted to hike the Nootka Trail as it was rumoured to be like the West Coast Trail “used to be”: no permits, no boardwalks, no crowds. If you aren’t familiar, the Nootka trail is more of a route and runs roughly 40km along the west coast of Nootka Island, which is off the west coast of Vancouver Island. The whole hike is on Crown land and is not park of any park or reserve and is therefore not maintained. All of the…
Climbing Kilimanjaro: How to Plan, Prepare and Pack – Uncornered Market
Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. Practical tips, recommended equipment and a guide to preparation. Best of adventure travel in Africa. | Uncornered Market
Offbeat Treks: 15 Hikes You’re Not Considering...But Should
11 offbeat treks around the world that you're not considering, but should! These trekking destinations are off the beaten path and bound to offer the adventure of a lifetime. | Uncornered Market Travel Blog: Travel Wide, Live Deep