Backpacking in Canyonlands needs to be on everyone’s bucket list. Weird and wacky sandstone spires pierce the sky in the unique Needles District of Canyonlands National Park. There are countless routes for the intrepid backpacker and newbie backcountry sleeper alike to enjoy backpacking in the Needles. The sunsets are utter fire and the rock pinacles […]
New to the blog? Start here for the best of Fox in the Forest
Pristine waters and dramatic peaks make this difficult hike a rewarding overnight backpacking trip.
Learn everything you need to know to choose the right sleeping bag for your adventures. An in-depth look at down vs synthetic sleeping bags along with other sleeping bag features to know about.
Strap on your pack and hit the trail with these Colorado backpacking tips. Get local advice about how to make the most of your Colorado adventure!
I never thought I’d be that person who had more than one sleeping bag, a backpack for any occasion, and 2 snowboard setups. But alas, it happened and hey, I’m pretty happy about it. However epically awesome “gear mountain” may become, there comes a time where plastic bins just don’t cut it anymore. That time for me was when I was packing for an impromptu backpacking trip and couldn’t find my headlamp. So what did I do? Waited six months until the weather got crappy and got to work fitting out some unfinished space in my basement to show off all my gear by building a DIY gear room. In the end I had one bitching backcountry closet that didn’t break the bank.