Gear List for Hiking the Narrows in Zion

The Narrows in Zion National Park offer a supreme challenge to both the day hiker and overnight backpacker. Day hikers that wish to tackle the Narrows in Zion from the bottom up must walk upstream against the current.  The current of the Virgin … [Read more...]

Havasu Falls Backpacking Trip

[tab:Overview] Activity: Backpacking Location: Havasupai Indian Reservation, AZ Time on Trail: 11 hours (moving time) Difficulty: Difficult Distance: 24.65 miles (plus side trips) Elevation: +/- 2650 ft   Trailhead From … [Read more...]

Cockscomb Ridge Backpacking Overnight

[tab:Overview] Activity: Backpacking Location: Mt Charleston Wilderness, Spring Mountains NRA Time on Trail: 1 hr 45 mins Difficulty: Moderate Distance: 1.96 miles Elevation: +1493 ft Trailhead From Las Vegas, take US 95 North to … [Read more...]