What is Rock Climbing?

Learning how to rock climb is not that difficult provided you have the right equipment and gotten training from a qualified instructor. If you’re just starting out you don’t need a lot More »

Spelunking Cave – The Facts

Spelunking cave is a sporting / recreational activity that involves cave exploration. While this activity is usually done for fun and recreation, it can also have cultural and scientific values and merit, More »

Rappelling Harness and Other Gear – What You Need

Aside from a rappelling rope you’ll also need basically all the other equipment you use when climbing. However, make sure that the rope you get is designed for rappelling and that it More »

Best Hiking Gear for Cold and Warm Hiking

Hiking in cold weather and hiking in hot weather presents two different challenges. When hiking in cold weather, the goal of a hiker is to stay dry and warm. This can be More »

Gearing Up for the Outdoor World

Not everyone is born to be the outdoorsy type, and even if you are not outgoing, dealing with the outside world as far as proper attire is concerned would mostly be limited More »

 

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Cathedral Caverns State Park

Cathedral Caverns State Park

Located in Kennmer Cove close to Northeast of Grant and in Marshall County. This Alabama State park has an area of 178 sq miles and the physical address is 637 C

Climbing Gear

Climbing Gear Basics

What You Need to Know about Climbing Gear

When it comes to climbing gear, you should take no risks. Both rock climbing and mountain climbing are extreme sports which could be life

canoe,tips for safety on water

Canoe: Before You Board: Ten Tips for a Safe Canoe or Raft Trip

Before You Board: Ten Tips for a Safe Canoe or Raft Trip

Whether you’re looking to spend an afternoon on the water or making the trek to an amazing cave, canoeing and rafting

Hiking young couple point at panoramic view

Lightweight Backpacking

Backpacking: Choosing the Perfect Pack for Lightweight Backpacking

Lightweight Bac

Caving Insect

Cave Insects Cave Life Threatened

Cave insects cave life threatened:

One of the joys of visiting caves is that you get to see cave insects and other life forms within, to say nothing of the calcite formati

Mountain climbing gear lists

Mountain Climbing Gear List

Any mountain climbing gear list starts with the “rack” or the hardware that you have to bring. This will vary depending on what kind of mountain you’re climbing among other factors, but y

Rock Climbing

What is Rock Climbing?

Learning how to rock climb is not that difficult provided you have the right equipment and gotten training from a qualified instructor. If you’re just starting out you don’t need a lot of c

Rappelling harness and other gear

Rappelling Harness and Other Gear – What You Need

Aside from a rappelling rope you’ll also need basically all the other equipment you use when climbing. However, make sure that the rope you get is designed for rappelling and that it w

camping backpack

Differentiating a Camping Backpack from a Backpack for Campers

Hiking and backpacking are two activities that are usually interchanged. Generally speaking, hiking is an activity that lasts for a day and involves walking with people bringing in few supplies. Meanw

Hiking essentials for all

Best Hiking Gear for Cold and Warm Hiking

Hiking in cold weather and hiking in hot weather presents two different challenges. When hiking in cold weather, the goal of a hiker is to stay dry and warm. This can be achieved