If The Shoe Fits: A Hiker’s Dream Boot

By Kelsey A. Liebenson-Morse “It had only to do with what it felt like to be wild. With what it was […]

“Let Them Get Dirty” and Other Lessons from the Trail: An interview with Author Patricia Ellis Herr

Introduction and questions written by Amanda Festa; interview conducted by Francis McGovern Author, mother, and hiking enthusiast, Patricia Ellis Herr’s […]

Can A Sleeping Bag Save You?

By Kelsey A. Liebenson-Morse Hypothermia happens when your core body temperature falls below normal, which can easily happen when you […]

Hiking Gear to go ‘Wild’ For

By Amanda Festa  Cheryl Strayed documented her 1,100 mile solo hike in her memoir, Wild: From Lost to Found on […]

Woman Gone ‘Wild’: Cheryl Strayed Traveling Solo

By Amanda Festa  In her memoir, Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail, Cheryl Strayed hikes 1,100 […]