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yoga for backpackers

Tips

Yoga for Backpackers

A few stretches and poses to help solve the backpacker’s greatest problems: sore legs and a stiff back. Taking time to become aware of your body, limber up your muscles, and focus in on your breath can transform a trying hike into a gift.

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slowing down in the mountains

Stories

The Art of Slowing Down

Bigger. Better. Faster. We get lost in the in this track of progression, not only in our daily lives, but even during our adventures. Sometimes, it’s important to slow down, to stop and smell the literal roses.

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Sleep System

Gear

Eric Hanson’s Jordan Trail Sleep System

Spending a month thru-hiking in the high desert means your gear will see a myriad of conditions, ranging from freezing desert nights to furious rains and inescapable heat. Eric knows the importance of a quality sleep system.

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Summer Dream Team

Stories

Dream Team Summer Edition

The Therm-a-Rest Dream Team is a group of fun-loving ambassadors that will be packing some of our favorite pieces of gear on their adventures. They share our draw to the great outdoors and also share our desire for a better night outside.

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sleeping outside in space cowboy sleeping bag

Stories

Second Chances In Joshua Tree

To venture inside Joshua Tree National Park’s jumbled boundaries requires expert level navigation skills and the confidence to scramble, climb and tunnel for an entire day.

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Debunking the myths of mountaineering

Stories

Debunking the Myths of Mountaineering

Whether you’re an experienced mountaineer or just getting started on your foray into the mountains, there are some widely circulating myths that need to be clarified and debunked.

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