Gear: Waterproof iPad case from Aquapac

June 13, 2012, 8:35 am
Take your iPad just about anywhere. Whether you’re setting off for a paddling adventure, a rainy-day hike, or just hitting the beach, you can now bring your iPad along—and not worry if water is in the forecast! The innovative new Aquapac waterproof iPad case allows iPad owners to not only bring ...

Spring’s Newest Water Bottles

March 16, 2012, 8:42 am
This spring brings a flurry of new, innovative water bottles to the market. And with national parks like Zion and the Grand Canyon moving away from selling bottled water, now is a better time than ever to get used to bringing your own bottle instead of buying water. Here’s a ...

Grand Canyon Packing Tip: Bring a Reusable Water Bottle

Bottled water is not available for purchase in Grand Canyon National Park. In order to reduce plastics in the park's waste stream, litter along trails and walkways and greenhouse gas emissions, Grand Canyon National Park eliminated the sale of water packaged in individual disposable containers in March 2012. Designated water ...

Gear Review: Warm and Cozy with the Tilley Aviator

January 24, 2012, 9:03 am
Flaps up or down? Guaranteed not to wear out for life, the TWA1 Aviator Hat is exactly what you’d expect from the Tilley name. A Canadian product, the aviator is ready to withstand some of the world’s harshest cold winters. The old school looking hat is specially treated to ...

I just want to start out at Moon Lake then leave there and backpack into Brown Duck, and spend 2, maybe 3 days there.
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It's a short day hike from Moon Lake Campgrounds to the Brown Duck Trail. There's plenty of camping opportunities in nearby East Basin. Please note some trail areas may be inaccessible due to winter weather. For more information, visit the Forest Service's page on Ashley National Forest: Have a fun and safe adventure!

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Who's Who at the Park

The Dixie/Arizona Strip Interpretive Association (D/AISA) Formerly the Arizona Strip Intrepretive Association (ASIA), the goal of this non-profit association is to promote the history and resources of the Arizona Strip and Southern Utah regions. Find loads of clothing, maps and more in their ...

Shoe Review: TrekSta Assault GTX

November 21, 2011, 12:15 pm
When I popped off the top of the shoebox and saw the TrekSta Women’s Assault GTX, I thought these shoes could survive anything. The imposing looking shoes had my back right from the get-go. With high tops and a good weight, these aren’t for a Saturday stroll. Lacing them ...

Rugged Backcountry Gear Guide

September 14, 2011, 7:37 am
By: Heather Crowley Insect Shield One of the best parts of camping and hiking is experiencing the natural world which, in our daily lives, we don’t get to enjoy as much as we’d like. However, sometimes those pesky mosquitoes can ruin your weekend. One of our favorite items for mosquito relief ...

Win a Casio Pathfinder and become one with nature

August 23, 2011, 12:21 pm
Oh, Ranger! has partnered with Casio’s Pathfinder collection to help you get out more. We’re giving away a Pathfinder watch each week as a little wake up call to get you off the couch and on the trail. Oh, Ranger! is powering Pathfinder’s daily Facebook feed with our favorite activities, ...

Women’s Gear for a Weekend Adventure

August 23, 2011, 6:46 am
One of the great new trends in outdoor equipment is the rise in gear constructed specifically for women. This means more comfortable, form-fitting and functional clothing, packs and more for women who plan on hitting the trail. Here we’ve outlined a few of our favorite pieces of women’s gear, as ...

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