December 2016

Trail Talk

Q&A With USFS Public Affairs Officer Rachel Pawlitz

By on December 8, 2016

Rachel Pawlitz is the new Community Engagement and Public Affairs Specialist with the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. Administered by the U.S. Forest Service, the scenic area encompasses 292,000…

Gear Shop

REVIEW: Gregory Jade 53 Backpack

By on December 6, 2016

I’ve been a fan of the Gregory Jade women’s backpack for a while. In fact, I spent a month trekking the trails of Europe while researching for my new guidebook, Exploring Europe…