#WeLikeToHike Instagram Contest

If you like hiking, show us! Every hiker needs a great pair of socks and a water bottle that doesn’t take up too much room. Darn Tough Vermont Socks and Platypus Hydration are the perfect pair to make a great day on the trails comfortable and hydrated! Read More

Tahoe Rim Trail Thru-Hike Update

Two weeks ago, our Adventure of the Week featured Jim Hammerel, who was about to set out on an epic 5-day thru-hike of the Tahoe Rim Trail. Here, he gives us the details of his trip, torn meniscus and all. Read More

Velma Lakes Hike

I decided to go on a hike in Desolation Wilderness to check out Velma Lakes on 11/12. It was clear and very cool, a perfect day for a fall hike. Here are a few scenics of fall in the Sierras.

Close call on Eagle Lake Buttress

Note; This story takes place on Sat, June 28,2008. The storm described was part of the front that blew through California, igniting over 2000 wildfires in an afternoon.             Saturday morning I rose with the sun. 5:30 saw me making … Read More