Outdoor Skills

Empowerment is at the heart of the Fox in the Forest outdoor blog. I accomplish this by regularly posting hiking tips, camping hacks, and in-depth posts about outdoor skills. Get the education you need to have the outdoor adventure of a lifetime.

choosing a winter mountaineering pack

How to Choose a Winter Mountaineering Pack

Don’t be unprepared this winter. Select the proper pack for you winter wonderland!

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Solo female travel to a muslim country

Tips for Solo Female Travel to Muslim Countries

Solo travel. It’s a bit scary, but with a little extra preparation and awareness, it’s a wonderful experience.

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leave no trace principals

Leave No Trace Basics

Next time you go into the wild, use these tips to help mitigate your impact on the environment.

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tips for climbing a 14er

5 Mental Tips for Climbing a 14er or 13er

If you’re not questioning why you like to wake up at an ungodly hour to subject yourself to intense physical torture at high altitudes, then you aren’t doing it right.

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Let Go and Love Yourself – Be Wild

Most women feel this huge pressure to look good at all times regardless of what’s going on. This usually means we sacrifice comfort in the name of fashion. Two words: Screw that. What’s the point of suffering in the name of “looking good.” You can look great wearing something that doesn’t require pain. Tell someone who’s spent 11 straight days hiking that their shoes don’t make their legs look sexy and they are likely to tell you to “piss off.” 

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How to Quit Your Job and Pursue Adventure

My eyes flash open. I roll over and check the clock. 15 minutest before my alarm goes off. My heart starts to race. Dread sets in. The thought of putting my foot down off the side of the bed to start another day at the office floods my soul with anxiety.  It doesn’t matter how hard I wish, I simply cannot stop the passage of time. The inevitable will arrive. The second I put that foot down I vow to myself that today will be different. Today I would leave my career in pursuit of my passions. 

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Outdoor Freelance Writer

Meg aka Fox is a 30-something true-born adventurer and enthusiastic storyteller. Exploration pulses through her veins. As an avid outdoors enthusiast and world traveler she's determined to discover the remote corners of the planet. She'd rather be dirty than done up.

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