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On the Trail

Winter hiking takes some additional skill and navigation. You’ll have to carry more gear, regulate body temperature, and pay extra careful to the trail. There are also other dangers such as ice and hypothermia. This … Read more

Hiker pulling pulk through snow to winter campsite

Is There A Difference Between Sled and Toboggan?

Sleds and toboggans, commonly thought of recreational toys, were originally for hauling loads across winter landscapes. For thousands of years, sleds have been hauling wood, hides, game, and gear. Pulling a sled may seem like … Read more

How to be safe winter hiking

14 Tips For Safe Hiking This Winter

Winter is an extra dangerous time for hiking. You must take extra caution from the very beginning of the planning stages, to gear selection, to bringing the right gear, and being extra careful when out on the trail.