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How to Find the Perfect Hike

I can't tell you how many times I get asked how I find the trails I hike. Not to toot my own horn here (but I'm going to), over the years I've become somewhat of an expert at finding the hidden tra...
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Why Winter Camping Is Your New Favorite Thing

Why Winter Camping Is Your New Favorite Thing Adjusting your glasses, you look across a vast snowscape, blinding even in the low angle of the season’s sun. The field glitters in perfection, except...
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Pro Tips on How to Raise Money for an Outdoor Charity

Here at TETON Sports, we believe in giving back in big ways. Two of our writer-extrodinaires recently undertook great physical challenges to raise money for outdoor charities. Fundraising goals can...
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Road Trips Don’t Have to be Miserable

Road Trips Don’t Have to be Miserable I’d like to consider myself in the top tier of one particular skill, driving a car. In the last three years I have gone back and forth from Salt Lake City an...
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Break the Routine

Break the Routine …travel formed me as much as my formal education. – David Rockefeller You’re stuck in a routine: hanging out with the same friends, rotating through the same trails, doing the sa...
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Giving Back: Climbing the Grand Teton with Big City Mountaineers

Sometimes an opportunity comes your way and you simply can’t say “no.” That’s what happened when Big City Mountaineers asked me to participate in their Summit for Someone program on the Grand Teton...
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Redefining Adventure in the Modern Age

I’ll be the first to admit it, I’ve always been an overachiever. In my life there’s always been a new bar to reach, a new challenge, a new goal. And when I fought and met that goal I simply asked m...
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Deciphering Trail Ratings

When you’re headed out to the trails how do you decide how easy or difficult a trail is? Do you get out there + hope for the best? If so, good for you...but there is an easier way! Most trails have...
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How to Get Started with Trail Running

It’s a safe bet that you have seen at least a few people running along the trails you’re hiking along. They come trotting along the trail, making it look easy while wearing a tiny backpack then go ...