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Natascha Birnböck on Canada’s Great Divide Trail

Waist-deep in snow, Natascha Birnböck and her boyfriend Christian waded through what nature had dumped upon them overnight. “We have to keep going, we don’t have enough food to stop [...]

General By Amber M. January 22, 2019

A Guide to Winter Hiking in the Lake District

Come summer, autumn, spring, and winter, the Lake District is a haven for all those who love the outdoors. Anyone fortunate enough to have visited is bound to have the [...]

Trip Guide By 10A editors January 12, 2019

Icebreaker BodyfitZONE Base Layers Review

Icebreaker delivers another great base layer in the new BodyfitZONE 200 series. No surprises here, which is just what we like in a baselayer. Disclosure: This post contains references to [...]

Gear By 10A editors November 27, 2018

10 Prettiest Places Along the PCT

When I tell people that I walked from Mexico to Canada through California, Oregon and Washington along the Pacific Crest Trail, a lot of people have similar first reactions. Something [...]

Banff By David Xiao November 16, 2018

Highlights of the PCT

The Pacific Crest Trail is a stunning, long-distance hiking trail. The PCT, as it is often known, traverses 2,650 miles through 25 national forests and 7 national parks. It is host [...]

General By David Xiao November 13, 2018

2018 Zeta AR Review

Arc’teryx Zeta AR jacket We had a trip to the Italian Dolomites coming up, what better place to test the Arc’teryx Zeta AR jacket? We used the jacket on cold, [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

2018 Bora2 Mid GTX Boots Review

Arc’teryx Bora2 Mid GTX Boots surprised us more than any gear we’ve used in a long time. With skepticism, we took a pair of Arc’teryx Bora2 Mid GTX boots into [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

2018 Beta AR Review

The new Arc’teryx Beta AR Delivers We took the new Arc’teryx Beta AR jacket into the depths of tough autumn weather in the Rocky Mountains to see how it would [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

2018 Women’s Atom LT Review

The Arc’teryx Atom LT is perfect for the Backcountry and the City We took the Arc’teryx Atom LT jacket out in the depths of tough autumn weather in the Rocky [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

Backpack Packing List

Looking for a packing list for your first backpack? Here is a list of what we carry in our backpacks. Plan on splitting items for the group items over the [...]

Trip Guide By Emma Schroeder August 28, 2018