Trekking Guide for Beginners: My Trail Tips

Trekking Guide for Beginners (1)

Have you ever thought about how people can go from living in the city to hiking in the mountains so easily? I used to think it was almost impossible. Anyone can do it, though, if they know what to do as a beginner. These tips for first-timers will get you through the most important parts […]

What is a Switchback in Hiking?

Switchback in Hiking

I faced a scary slope on my first real hike in the Rockies. It looked like the trail went off into the steep slope ahead. Just as I was about to give up because I was tired, the path turned sharply and led me up the mountain in a zigzag pattern. Making these sharp turns, […]