Category: Trail Tales
Don't Miss These Three Upstate New York Hikes
By Erin_Pannazzo

Cover image: Storm King Mountain, Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY. All images: Erin Pannazzo

Storm King Mountain

Location: Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY., Length: ~2.5 Miles
Difficulty: 6/10


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Oboz + #Vanlife: A Love Story
By Jacques_Turcotte

On January 14th 2018 I woke up at four in the morning to drive from Southern Massachusetts to upstate New York during a snowstorm to...

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How getting outside can reconnect our disconnect with nature
By Sophie Pavelle

Cover image: Dusk was falling in my local woodland in Devon and I was curious to see what was lurking. I have a hunch that...

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Enjoying the Journey in New Zealand's Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park
By Matt Hoffman

As a close friend and I wrapped up our month of adventure in New Zealand, one of the last spontaneous things we did was hike...

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Mid vs. Low boots: How to Choose What’s Right for You
By Molly_Herber

Cover image: Hiking in the canyons of Utah. Photo by Jennie Fiala.

“You’re wearing those?”

My friend and I were packing up her car for our...

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How to Backpack the Grand Canyon
By Cameron Davison

More than 5,000,000 people visit the Grand Canyon every year! For the most part, many of us will be the onlookers gazing from atop the...

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Journeys Nepal and Oboz Footwear: A visual story of mountains and friendship
By Guest Blogger

Several years ago, our founder John Connelly traveled to Nepal with Kumar Karakheti, founder and lead guide or Journeys Nepal. A Nepalese native who now...

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Notes from the Appalachian Trail
By Bruce_Matson

I always planned to start my hike "early," which I defined generally as before "the bubble," by which I meant early to mid-March to mid-April...

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How to Plan an International Hiking Trip
By Clariza_Alvarez

Planning an international hiking trip requires more prep than a local hike. Here author Clariza Alvarez shows her carry-on cache. (Minus the dog; pooch stays...

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How I Became a Search and Rescue Dog Trainer
By Alyssa_Hitchcock

It’s a beautiful bluebird day, truly ideal hiking weather. Instead of following the trail toward the popular summit, I veer left and start crashing through...

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#GetOutside No Matter Your Experience
By Courtnee_Sinhlapasai

Anyone can hike, as Ambassador Courtnee Sinhlapasai discovered in 2016 when she became an ambassador for Mountain Chicks. Here she shares her insight for inspiring...

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