Unboring Exploring: Bear Mountain State Park
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Unboring Exploring: Bear Mountain State Park

Hello there! I’m Krysti Sabins and today we’re in Harriman State Park hiking up to Bear Mountain. Ahh Harriman State Park, definitely one of my favorite local yet unocal parks to hike. Located just over the New Jersey border in New York state, the park is worth exploring with nearly 52,000 acres of mostly forested landscape and 200 miles of…

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Osprey Talon 44 Day Pack
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Osprey Talon 44 Day Pack

Lightweight construction with a multitude of features, the Osprey Talon 44 is a light-weight and functional pack for those weekend adventures or fast and light pursuits. Let’s take a look at all of its features. I am going to turn the pack around and take a look at its suspension system. Osprey is using their airscape suspension system with the…

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How to Pack a Sleeping Bag
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How to Pack a Sleeping Bag

Howdy folks, Ben from Snowys. I want to talk to you today about a common question that comes up and that’s whether to stuff or to roll your sleeping bag to get it back into its compression sack. Now, got 2 bags with me here today. Synthetic bag, that’s for just general camping and and a down bag for hiking.…

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Hiking in the Dolomites
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Hiking in the Dolomites

We were in Venice this morning Bye Venice! like mere hours ago in Venice. Okay After an amazing time in Venice we picked up our rental car and started our roadtrip up into the Dolomites. Our first stop, Lago Di Carezza, was 3 hours away and the outrageously picturesque drive was not without its hiccups. We’ve been trying to figure…

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See the Natural Wonders on the Florida Trail
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See the Natural Wonders on the Florida Trail

Hi, I’m Tom, I’m a volunteer for the national parks. I think the nice part about the scenic trail is it shows a lot of changes in plants and animals. You can walk it several times a day at high noon, in the sunset, in dawn, and you’ll always see a different kind of life. You’ll see different animals, different…

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