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Real World Trail Running & Backpacking Gear Reviews

Mt Hood Timberline Trail Fast Pack Report
Trail Description We started from the Timberline Lodge with a start time of around 8 am – we poked through the clouds just as we came up the road from Highway 26 – a good omen, it seemed! From there, we parked in the large main lot, and made... Read more
Mason Lake From I-90 Via Ira Spring Memorial Trail
Trail Description The trail starts out just off of I-90 with little fanfare and quickly dives into the woods with a nice log bridge over a stream. Thus begins the climbing – you’ll get about 600 feet of gain for each of the first 2 miles and continue up... Read more
Palomarin To Wildcat Backpacking Camp At Pt Reyes
Yosemite Falls Trail
Trail Description The trail starts out with a short meander through the back of Camp 4 before starting what will be your future for the next couple of hours – switchbacks! If switchbacks aren’t your thing, this isn’t for you. Right off the bat you start climbing, since you... Read more