hiking

A Gentleman’s Guide to Adventuring Alone

Three years ago, I decided that I wanted to go on a weekend road trip by myself for the first time. I settled on a…

The Emergence of Begpackers Is a Reminder of Why You Should Travel Responsibly

Like me, you may have recently stumbled across this heated Reddit thread about a group of people known as begpackers — Western (often white) tourists…

Three Men on What It’s Like to Hike All the Way From Mexico to Canada

Ever had the urge to walk right across America, from Mexico to Canada, all by yourself? These three guys have — on the Pacific Crest…

The Hidden Trails of Los Angeles

Some of Daniel Ventura’s earliest memories are of hikes with his family. He vividly recalls a childhood outing to Topanga State Park, where he climbed…