Thru-Hiking the Appalachian Trail: Discovering Our Physical PotentialBy: The Tougas Family
Top 10 Reasons to Choose Alternative Transportation when CommutingBy: Max Willcocks
Running Tips to Avoid the Dreaded DNF (DID NOT FINISH)By: Emily Bell
Running, kayaking and cycling the GODZone - the toughest challenge of my lifeBy: Ben Gibson
The Ultimate Triathlon: Rowing Across the Atlantic, Summiting Everest & Cycling Around the WorldBy: James Ketchell
Bike across America: Anna McNuff’s cross-country bike tripBy: Anna McNuff
Recovering from injury: coping physically and emotionallyBy: Annie Bertucio
When you're craving adventure but can't leave your desk, check out some of these inspirational trail stories from the Merrell Pack. Told by our Alpha pack members, the Pack stories on our blog span a breadth of outdoor activities worldwide. These firsthand accounts of multi-day challenges, first-time adventures and getting over injuries are inspiring hiking and running stories, written to get you up and outside so you can tell some of your own. Check back each week to read a new pack story and find your motivation and inspiration for the journey ahead. In the meantime, browse our men's hiking boots, women's running shoes and more to find the footwear you need for all your outdoor adventures.