Hiking News

Camping in a Car Hauler in the Sacramento Mountains

By Elaine Smith Mayhill, New Mexico, a haven for hikers, bikers and folks escaping the summer heat, is nestled in the Sacramento Mountains just south of the more famous horse racing town of Ruidoso. Along the Rio Penasco River one will find a few campgrounds and lovely mountain vistas. To the west lies White Sands National Monument and southeast is ... Read More »

Online Gear Shopping Guide

By T.J. Fraser Unless your last name is Buffett or Gates, comparison shopping is part of your hiking apparel and gear buying strategy. Most hikers look for that sweet spot where function meets style at a price that makes sense. While a brick and mortar store gives you the chance to try something on, or try it out, you can ... Read More »