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5 Reasons To Ditch Your Hiking Boots

Running Shoes VS Hiking Boots “If you want to forget all your other troubles, wear too tight shoes.”  ~The Houghton Line I get asked about backpacking footwear all the time and the question is almost always the same. Hikers want to know if it’s really okay to backpack in running shoes and how light their […]

What to wear in the snow

If you’re planning a visit to the snow, it’s important to stay warm, dry and comfortable. For optimum protection, you’ll need a clever layering system, reliable footwear, and a few choice accessories depending on your needs. Get these basics right, and you’ve got the fundamentals for a whole bunch of winter activities. But if need […]