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Shenandoah Backcountry Permits

Shenandoah Backcountry Permits

Did you know that Shenandoah National Park now requires permits for overnight stays in the backcountry? Permits for Old Rag parking have been required since 2022, and the backcountry permits...

Shenandoah Backcountry Permits

Did you know that Shenandoah National Park now requires permits for overnight stays in the backcountry? Permits for Old Rag parking have been required since 2022, and the backcountry permits...

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Mountain Margaritas

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Mountain Margaritas

Have you ever wanted to celebrate Cinco de Mayo - or any other day - with a margarita while you were out hiking? Sure, you can wrap a Nalgene bottle...

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Mountain Margaritas

Have you ever wanted to celebrate Cinco de Mayo - or any other day - with a margarita while you were out hiking? Sure, you can wrap a Nalgene bottle...

April Fuels Day

April Fuels Day

"How much fuel do I need for my new backpacking stove?" is a common question at the store. Of course, the answer is "It depends." Boiling pasta for 10 minutes...

April Fuels Day

"How much fuel do I need for my new backpacking stove?" is a common question at the store. Of course, the answer is "It depends." Boiling pasta for 10 minutes...

Too big for my breeches

Too big for my breeches

For some people, the start of spring is marked by the vernal equinox, spring break from school, or even March madness basketball. But for me, it's not spring without the...

Too big for my breeches

For some people, the start of spring is marked by the vernal equinox, spring break from school, or even March madness basketball. But for me, it's not spring without the...

Massanutten Mountain: A One-Week Thru Hike

Massanutten Mountain: A One-Week Thru Hike

Maybe you wish you could be one of the thru-hikers starting out on the Appalachian Trail this time of year, but maybe you don’t quite have the time or ambition to...

Massanutten Mountain: A One-Week Thru Hike

Maybe you wish you could be one of the thru-hikers starting out on the Appalachian Trail this time of year, but maybe you don’t quite have the time or ambition to...

Cold Weather Hiking and Camping: How to Keep Warm

Cold Weather Hiking and Camping: How to Keep Warm

I hate the cold, but I also hate to give up camping for the whole winter because it brings clear night skies, better views after the trees have dropped their...

Cold Weather Hiking and Camping: How to Keep Warm

I hate the cold, but I also hate to give up camping for the whole winter because it brings clear night skies, better views after the trees have dropped their...