Jeff Garmire is a writer and author. When he isn't adding to his 23,000 trail miles, he can be found living out of the back of a Ford Explorer. He is the author of Free Outside which chronicles his Calendar Year Triple Crown.
A half-hour ramble to a local campsite may not be your idea of an epic backpacking adventure. But it might just give you a new perspective on what’s important in a hike.
The veteran hiker takes us through his three-day attempt, which saw him battle bladder problems and extreme exhaustion
Vasu Sojitra lost his right leg as a baby, and Patrick Halgren lost his left at 23. When the two met and realized their feet were the same size, they've traded shoes ever since.
I traveled abroad on a shoestring budget. Here's how I did it—and how you can, too.