Tag: Trails

Exploring Rail-Trails

Most people have heard of the Pacific Crest Trail and the Appalachian Trail, but do you know the name of your local rail-trail? Currently, there’s a nationwide effort to build a network of rail trails from former rail lines, helping to link corridors for people to engage in outdoor activities such as biking, hiking and walking.

Poison Ivy Guide

If you’re outside this season, it’s crucial to spot poison ivy and be familiar with its symptoms and treatment. Read our guide to best enjoy your time outdoors knowing that poison ivy may be in your midst.

8 Great Hiking Exercises

If you’re heading out for a hiking voyage, you’re going to want to make sure you’re physically up to the challenge. Read our post on 8 great hiking exercises that can help you prepare for your trek.

Reasons to Go Hiking

Spring is in full bloom and with it, avid hikers are getting ready to hit the trails. Hiking can serve several purposes, from spending time with family to acting as a healthy activity. Read our reasons why you should hit the trails this season.