Scrambling the waterfall. Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.
Mac posted an excellent overview on how to tramp one of our top 10 hikes in the world. PROS Beautifully maintained track Plenty of water available on the trail Great side trips (Cradle Mountain, Hartnett Falls, the Acropolis) Can stay as many days as you choose out on the track Climb Mount Ossa, the highest […]
Having been on Bob’s support team for his 2007 ascent of 14,252-foot (4344m) White Mountain Peak, California, I can highly recommend his inspiring documentary. Bob’s smiling here. But let me confirm that trip was bloody tough. I could never possibly have made it in his chair. The new film covers his attempt to cross 11,845-foot Kearsarge Pass […]
future trip planning by BestHike editor Rick McCharles During my two months in Patagonia 2018 I did a fair bit of research on a future cycle hiking trip. what bike? (Surly Long Haul Trucker with 40mm tires is popular) buy, rent or bring with me from Canada? exact route? (north to south via Chiloe sounds […]
Andrew Skurka: Personally, I own a BearVault BV500 and Ursack Major. I use the BV500 when it’s required, and the Ursack Major in areas with bears and/or mini-bears but without canister regulations. Buyers guide: Bear canisters || Comparison of volume per weight & cost Good advice. I do the same. I’m still using a clear […]
Similar to Santuario El Cañi, the Lakes Circuit is another of the best hikes out of adventure capital Pucón, Chile. Huerquehue NP is a hidden gem of Chilean Patagonia: in spite of its proximity to Pucón, it has frequently been overlooked in favour of the perhaps more dramatic Villarrica NP to the south. This is […]