Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth, we are happy when we are growing. - William Butler Yeats
Why the last five years of your life have disappeared. Or why it’s smart to go outdoors.
Jacob reflects on Backpacking, Trail Running, and Stereotypes.
Corinna ponders if it always needs to be the furthest, fastest or highest. [German]
Neil helps you to win stuff with his Online Competitions for Hikers overview.
I’m selling a bunch of gear. PM or EMail me if you need something.
Vuorilla, vihdoin! [Finnish]
Chad was out on a AT Section Hike from Winding Stair Gap to the NOC.
Peter and friends are kayaking in the Archipelago Sea.
Do yourself a favour: Take your kid into the Wilderness.
Paul spends a late afternoon on Dow Crag via the South Rake.
OMM race packing account. [Japanese]
Lytro Illum review: This is the camera of the future.
Sanpo’s Alumisheet Cozy. [Japanese]
Côte&Ciel Nile Rucksack review.
GOAL ZERO Lighthouse 250 review.
Where Roger goes and what he takes.
And yes, Summer Sale time is still on here and there: Bergzeit has over 50% off on trailrunning shoes, the Bergfreunde have up to 60% off on backpacks and shelters, at Klymit you can get 20% off on the Static V, X Frame, and XL Sleeping Pads and Sierra Designs has all their backpacks on sale.