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Choosing Your Gear

A big part of having a great backpacking trip is having the right gear. This article shares some tips to ensure you have the right gear to make sure you [...]

Gear By Emma Schroeder August 27, 2018

Backpacking Hydration Tips

What should you do for drinking water while backpacking? It’s very difficult to carry all you’ll need and drinking directly from mountain lakes and streams can make you ill! In [...]

Trip Guide By Emma Schroeder August 26, 2018

How to Stay Warm in the Mountains

One of the biggest issues when backpacking is keeping warm. The days can be hot but the nights in the mountains can be brutally cold. Even in summer, the cold [...]

Trip Guide By Emma Schroeder August 25, 2018

Backpacking Safety Tips

We think safety is the most important part of being outdoors and knowing how to be safe while backpacking is incredibly important. In this article we share some of our [...]

Trip Guide By Emma Schroeder August 24, 2018

Where to go for your First Backpack

If you’re a beginner backpacker and trying to plan where to go on your first backpacking trip, then this article will be of great help. Planning a safe route with [...]

Trip Guide By Emma Schroeder August 23, 2018

How to Plan your First Backpack

In need of some help planning your first backpacking trip? If you’re a beginner backpacker and want to find out how to have a successful first backpacking adventure, then this [...]

Trip Guide By Emma Schroeder August 22, 2018

How to Choose A Pair of Hiking Boots

What’s the first piece of gear you’ll need when getting into hiking? A trusty pair of hiking boots! Having proper support and protection for your feet is very important on [...]

Hikes By 10A editors August 21, 2018

Family trip in the Rockies

We get a lot of questions from our readers, but the most common is “I’m coming to the Canadian Rockies with my family, what should I do”. Here is our [...]

Trip Guide By Richard Campbell August 20, 2018

Cycle Lake Louise to Banff Canmore

We brought one of our contributors, Zac Heiliger (@zac_heiliger), up to Canada to cycle one of the most beautiful mountain roads on earth: from Jasper to Banff via Lake Louise. [...]

Cycle By Zac Heiliger August 2, 2018

Cycle Bow Pass to Lake Louise

We brought one of our contributors, Zac Heiliger (@zac_heiliger), up to Canada to cycle one of the most beautiful mountain roads on earth: from Jasper to Banff via Lake Louise. [...]

Cycle By Zac Heiliger August 1, 2018