Greetings, fellow nature enthusiasts and intrepid adventurers! Welcome to our guides about all things hiking, trail running and ultralight camping. This is the place to uncover invaluable outdoor gear tutorials, lightweight camping how-to’s, and adventuring tips and tricks. So kick off your shoes—the untamed wonders await, and we’re thrilled to have you along for the ride.


Lacing up your boots and hitting the trails can be an incredibly rewarding experience, allowing you to immerse yourself in nature’s beauty while enjoying physical activity. However, before embarking on your hiking journey, first you need to master some fundamental skills and knowledge. Here’s an introduction to the basics every beginner should know!

Hiking safety

The most important part of a hike is to return home safely. Here we have assembled the knowledge you need to brave the elements, altitudes, bears and other dangers awaiting you on trail – if in doubt, start with our comprehensive hiking safety guide.

Appropriate gear is crucial for hiking safety.

Hiking safety tips

Hiking is an exhilarating way to explore the natural world, but you still need to approach these adventures with safety…
black bear

Bear safety tips for hikers

Bears are magnificent creatures, but they can be unpredictable and dangerous. Some bears may be curious, others indifferent, but in…

Nutrition & hydration



Techniques & Skills



Assorted hiking tips & Tricks