Although Chattanooga isn’t known for extremely cold weather or snowy winters, it’s still important to prepare for the possibility of hypothermia.
If you don’t think your choice of footwear matters, think again.
If we told you we could think of hundreds of outdoor-related uses for a bandana, duct tape and paracord, would you say that we’ve been watching too many MacGyver reruns?
We’ve all heard the term “trailblazer” used to describe innovative leaders who forged a path through some unknown territory, but do you know where that idiom actually came from?
There’s the gear, the weather, and the terrain, but what about the fuel?No matter how much you may not want to admit it, sometimes that rumbling noise isn’t the sound of thunder off in the distance.
The Rock/Creek Upchuck 50K course on the Cumberland Trail isn’t just home to the grueling (and appropriately named) annual trail race.
In honor of unofficial annual Naked Hiking Day June 21, here is some warm-weather gear to inspire you not to bare it all.
Are you ready for National Trails Day?
Chattanooga named as ‘First Trail Town’ for the Great Eastern Trail
Common trail injuries and how to treat them
Historic significance, climbing opportunities and beautiful panoramic views.
You hear a branch crack, leaves rustle — it may be the wind, but maybe not. The woods are bustling with wildlife, but it’s often only by happenchance that you actually see any.
Instead of fighting the night, embrace the season and experience hiking in a different — and arguably more exciting — way.
Parachute cord was originally used by paratroopers as suspension lines for their parachutes during World War II.
Gear to save your life
Although a simple hike can seem harmless, studies show that more accidents and injuries happen on short hikes than on full-fledged wilderness sabbaticals.