Hiking Q&A: Who Invented Hiking Boots?
From prehistoric natural fiber shoes to handmade high-tech Italian boots, discover the breadth and origin of hiking boots. Then lace some up and hit the trail!
Learn everything you need to know about hiking sticks—from benefits to correct sizing to proper use on the trail.
From maps and navigation to water purification and safety, this expert advice covers the best hiking apps and gadgets to have on your next hiking adventure.
Choosing the right hiking backpacks for all your outdoor adventures—what you need to know about functions, features and the perfect fit.
Want expert advice on how to waterproof hiking boots? Get step-by-step instructions about how to care for and extend the life of your footwear.
Learn how to find the best hiking socks for various outdoor activities, as well as the benefits of wool hiking socks over synthetic hiking socks.
Want expert advice on choosing the right hydration pack for your next hike? This buying guide covers styles and all you need to know!