From The Trail

The Best Teacher is Experience: Managing Anxiety as a Solo Female Hiker

The Best Teacher is Experience: Managing Anxiety as a Solo Female Hiker by Rebecca Sperry
Hiking has been a way of life for me, for over six years now. Looking back at everything that I’ve accomplished over the last six years, the over two-thousand miles that I’ve hiked solo, hiking almost 50% of the trails in The White Mountains, and most recently, hiking through cancer treatment, I find myself in awe of where I started compared to where I am. 

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Mudpons - Obsessed With Hiking in Mud

Mudpons - Obsessed With Hiking in Mud Mudpons are mud traction devices for any shoes that offer unrivaled traction in mud and soft snow. In this blog post, Gilad tells their origin story, from dreaming them up on trail, piecing his own testers together, playing with rubber molding, to working with professional shoe designers to get the design just right.

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Making a Mushroom Pot Pie Bulk Pack Go a Long Way

Making a Mushroom Pot Pie Bulk Pack Go a Long Way You might have missed it, but we have joined forces with the great team at Fernweh Food Company, a local backpacking food company (made in Portland, OR) to make some bulk meals. We all are very used to the disposable, one off, backpacking meal (add water and eat) but Fernweh were happy to work with us to reduce packaging and offer a bulk option of 5 meals that can work with the Buc bag.

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