Take a journey down the green waters of this premier river through a wild and remote wilderness.
We boil down their key distinctions to help you choose.
Demystifying the nasty bug that’s responsible for beaver fever.
This healthy, hearty camping breakfast requires no stove and takes only a few minutes to prepare.
We’re proud to work with these exceptional athletes.
It all starts with the staples.
See the fascinating work our on-staff water scientists do.
Brown, silty streams, tea-colored rivulets, even clear, ice-cold lakes—any backcountry water source can serve up a cocktail of contaminants. But not everything that’s present in an undeveloped water source is necessarily harmful, and only some things pose an immediate threat to your health. In fact, it’s impractical and unnecessary to remove everything, all the time. So, in terms of backcountry water treatment, when is water considered safe to drink?
In a life-or-death backcountry situation, should you filter and drink your pee to stay alive?