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January 13, 2015

Best Hikes in the World

By: Tobias Mews
The world is a big place. In fact, there is so much to explore that it’s difficult to know where to start. So to help you on your way, we’ve listed 10 of the best hikes in the world More
Check out our hiking trail guide for the 10 best alternative hiking trails in the world. If you want to find new hiking trails, we’ll help you out by highlighting our favorite obscure hikes. More
When you’re an arctic explorer, you’re bound to have some bad weather stories. Read about Eric Larsen’s most extreme wilderness weather stories. More
November 17, 2014

Extreme Weather Events in History

By: Louis Bedwell
Read about some of the most extreme weather events in history. From the Mount Washington hurricane to 1991’s Perfect Storm, we’ve highlighted the top historic weather events around the world. More
October 27, 2014

Top 5 Spooky Trails

By: Louis Bedwell
Run or hike along these spooky trails around the world. We’ve rounded up the top five scary or haunted hiking trails. So get ready to be spooked out of your trail running shoes or hiking boots. More
What’s the oddest thing you’ve come across while trail running? Whether a woodland or country running trail, when you’re away from civilization, the sights get stranger. More
September 1, 2014

5 funny signs from the trail

By: The Pack Team
After a while hiking, you can get a little blind to the signposts along the way. But it's worth keeping your eye out - there are plenty that are bizarre, surreal or just plain poorly written to bring a smile to your face along the way. More
Thinking about having sex while camping? Here are some guidelines to follow for sex on the trail to keep your private life private while out in the woods. More
Check out our top reasons to visit ski resorts in the summer. From solitude to affordability, summer ski resorts have a lot to offer, including top hiking trails, mountain biking, rafting and even ropes courses and alpine slides. More
Monday morning, and you have the horrible double-whammy: not only is your weekend over, but you have to face the hellish commute to get back to the job you're not that enthused about heading towards anyway. More
When senior Communist Party leaders announced a last-minute visit to the sporting facilities in Heilongjiang, China, local sports officials authorized the creation of a right-angle running track to make up for lost time. More
May 26, 2014

New peaks to conquer

By: The Pack Team
Nepalese government offers climbers the opportunity to be the ‘first’ to set foot on one of the 104 newly opened Himalayan peaks More
Roughly half of the teams preparing to climb Everest have begun their descent from Base Camp following last week's tragic avalanche that killed at least 13 sherpas. More
When looking for your next marathon, it's tempting to choose one based on how flat or fast it's likely to be - two requisites for a personal record. But what if you were to combine a touch of tourism with your marathon? More
On Sunday, North Korea opened up the annual Pyongyang marathon to foreign amateurs for the first time. It was an unusual move for the secretive and deliberately isolated state, with much of the country still firmly off-limits to visitors. More
From this week, patients struggling with obesity in the Boston area will be helped to improve their lifestyle with prescriptions for a subsidized membership to the city's Hubway bike sharing system. More
Outside Magazine has published its 2014 Travel Award winners, and as you'd expect we were especially keen to see what Outside would flag up as the best trail running and mountain biking locations. More
Many of us dream of climbing Mount Everest, but the price is a huge barrier for many of us. Even if you overlook the expense of getting the equipment in the first place and flying out to Nepal, a license to climb the world's highest mountain costs an individual $25,000. Good news though, the Nepalese government has announced that from 2015 this price will be slashed by more than half, dropping to just $11,000! More

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