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ABC-of-Hiking.com - Hiking & Camping Portal - Hiking, Backpacking, Camping & Outdoor Survival Information Portal
About Lake Tahoe.com - Contains numerous hikes and winter backcountry tours with photo galleries.
Aconcagua Expeditions - Aconcagua Expeditions.com is the most complete website with information and services about Mount Aconcagua.
Adirondack Sports & Fitness - magazine covering the Adirondack Park and greater Capital-Saratoga region of New York State
Adventure Sports Online - your computer connection for information on exciting outdoor sports
Adventures Great & Small - Adventure travel guide for independent travelers
Adventurezine - site that addresses the outdoor activities we engage in while in the outback
ADZPCTKO - The Annual Day Zero Pacific Crest Trail Kickoff is a low key gathering of past and presently aspiring thru-hikers and section hikers held at Lake Morena County Park near the PCT's southern terminus.
Alaska Campgrounds - Info for preparing for a camping trip in Alaska
Alaskan Outdoor Pages - Information about Alaska
America Outdoors - association of outfitters who provide professionally guided trips or equipment rental to the public
Backcountry Trail Patrol - Website about four-season backcountry safety and travel with particular emphasis on MN and WI.
backpack45.com - Based on 1600 backpacking miles the last 12 years, including thru-hike of John Muir Trail and Camino de Santiago. Encourages others, especially women to hit the trail
backpackcamp.com - Information for backpacking and camping in Kentucky, Tennessee, Illinois and Indiana
Backpacker Magazine - Backpacker's magazine online version
Backpackers Guide to the Internet - information site based in Australia
Backpacking Light - Lightweight backpacking magazine with reviews and techniques, publications and innovative house brand ultralight gear for sale.
BackpackReviews.com - BackpackReviews.com is dedicated to helping you find the best gear.
Backpacks & Hiking - Free information on internal and external frame backpacks and hydration packs
Boundary Waters - Information and maps about paddling and portaging the pristine wilderness of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in northern Minnesota.
Bushwalking Page - another Autralian based information page
California Thirteeners - list of California peaks over 13,000 feet
Camp-A-Roo - featured parks, lots of tips for travelling with kids, fun projects, games, etc.
Camping - The Mining Company - weekly feature article and links to other backpacking sites
Camping Equipment Direct - Your source for information, articles and suppliers of camping equipment and outdoor gear
Camping in the Backcountry - a guide for the novice explorer
CampRecipes.com - a growing database of free camping recipes.
Canada's Virtual North - info for Canadian adventures and outdoor vacations
Canadian Travel Adventures - Canadian Travel Adventures is a website designed to give eager travelers information and links to help you make plans for your Canadian adventure.
Claytor-Lake.net - Claytor Lake is located in south western Virginia and Claytor-Lake.net is a web portal designed to help you find information about Claytor Lake, and places of interest near Claytor Lake.
Compass Monkey - Resource for places, activities, skills, gear guides and outdoor adventure travel information. Featured activities include hiking, mountain biking and road cycling.
Earth Star Survival - Wilderness Survival Training in SE PA- basic and advanced survival and land navigation
Epic Adventures - resource for all your outdoor needs
GearReview.com - independent source for outdoor gear reviews
GetOutdoors.com - information on outdoor gear, skills, clubs, events, destinations and trails throughout the U.S. and overseas
GORP - an all encompassing outdoor page
Hammocks - Hammock Resources for Hikers
High Sierra Topix - A community of knowledge and experience. A Sierra Nevada resource built by its members, for its members.
Hike New Hampshire - Full service site offering trip reports, real-life gear reviews, photos, how--to articles, and hiking forum about the White Mountains of NH.
HikeMore - A hiking trail and backpacking guide featuring American hiking trails permitting backcountry camping, and listings of USA outdoor gear manufacturers.
Hikenet - broad range of backpacking information
HikerWriter - contains information about hiking, backpacking, and adventure travel.
Hiking and Backpacking.com - quick and easy way to find hiking and backpacking info and great deals on outdoor gear from around the Web.
Hiking and Recreation at The Outdoor Forum - Hiking and recreation information for National Parks and Forests and other scenic areas
HostelTrail.com - Resource for those backpacing in South America including Extreme Adventure Tour Companies (rafting, abseiling, paragliding etc)
Just backpacking - Southern Africa - info for backpackers, planning or traveling in Central and Southern Africa
L.L. Bean Park Search - search U.S. parks for different information
lakesuperiorpark.com - All Seasons activities, world class coastal hikiing trail, kayak, canoe, fish, waterfalls, family camping on the North shore of Lake Superior
Learn Orienteering - just in case you don't know
Montana Magazine - regional magazine dedicated to entertaining and informing those interested in Montana
Montana outdoors information - Montana fishing, hunting and backpacking information
Mountain Haze - backpacking and Hiking in the Adirondacks of N.Y.
Mountain Zone - source for different mountain activities
MyCampSites - Gateway to Outdoor Adventure
Myfootshop.com - Myfootshop.com is the single largest source of foot and ankle information on the web today. Myfootshop.com...your source for healthy feet!
NC Trail Time - a site for Backpackers, Dayhikers, And Fly Fishermen. To gather kick back, and talk about the things we enjoy.
NH Outdoors - NH Outdoors is an online resource for Outdoor Recreation in New Hampshire.
Nicodemus Wilderness Project - Wilderness conservation organization that works with volunteers.
Northwest Outdoors Guide - A small yet detailed account of hiking, climbing, and mountaineering in the Cascades
NY-Outdoors - Information on hunting, fishing, hiking, camping and much more in NY State.
Oklahoma Lakes - Your online resource for the Great Oklahoma Outdoors.
Outdoor Adventure Canada - Articles on backpacking, canoeing, kayaking and other outdoor adventures in Canada.
Outdoor Directory - comprehensive collection of resource links dedicated to outdoor activities, camping gear, clothing, backpacks, navigation, equipment and community
Outdoor Resources Online - index to many outdoor activities on the web
OutdoorRings.com - All Outdoor Web Rings - gateway to the World of Outdoor Recreation on the Web
Outside Magazine - this magazine goes from the newstand to the web
PA Hikes.com - Information on hikes in Central Pennsylvania and around the state.
Pack Your Gear - Features articles on family camping and planning national park vacations.
Rucksacking - A web log devoted to lightweight backpacking, keeping up on the latest gear and the philosophy of the trail.
Sastrugi.com - winter camping how-to page geared toward novices
Serious Sports - information about the top outfitters, guides, adventure tour operators, outdoor schools, ranches and activities
Sierra Backpacker - Tools and info for the Sierra Nevada backpacker and mountaineer
SierraPackTrip.com - Your one stop for Sierra Nevada recreation information. Message board, links, news, articles, weather, gear, books, maps, services, etc.
Sleeping Bag Review - Site offers reviews on a wide range of sleeping bags, sleeping pads and sleeping bag accessories.
Southern California Camping - Southern California Camping Web Resource is your online guide to the great outdoor recreational areas in the 'backcountry' of So. California
Spadout - Backpacking Magazine - backpacking articles, media and gear reviews.
Survive Outdoors - Providing information on confronting emergencies and survival in the outdoors.
Tentings Plus of Northwest America - hostels, campgrounds in Northwest USA & Canada, budget accommodations
The Camping Gear Source - Find all the camping information and camping gear you need to create incredible camping adventures
The Cradle of Forestry, Forest Place - maps, books, miscellaneous items primarily covering the southeastern U.S.
The Gearhead Page - suggested gear list
The GuzGuide - Arizona trail reviews, gear reviews, forums, tips, and other resources for backpackers.
The High Sierra Volunteer Trial Crew - Volunteer organization that maintains hiking trails in the SIerra Wilderness.
The History of Water Filters - A comparison guide to some of the more popular water treatment alternatives.
The Lightweight Backpacker - This site emphasizes lightweight backcountry equipment & travel.
The WildeBeat (The Wilderness News Beat) - The audio journal about getting into the wilderness.
Trailside - the popular tv series in now on the world wide web
Trailwalk - A web site dedicated to outdoor gear, gear reviews and the latest news of new outdoors gear
UberPest's Journal - source for hiking and backpacking with your dog. Includes free gear patterns, tips, training and more.
Ubertramp.com - Notes from the road - Backpacking resource dedicated to Independent Travel. Travelogue, Articles, Hints and Tips.
Under One Sky - New England outdoors enthusiasts
US Geological Survey - information on a variety of places
Views from the Top - tons of information
Wild Way - A non-profit working for wilderness conservation. Website provides trail and gear reviews.
Wilderness Information Network - up-to-date source available for wilderness research, education and events in the wilderness community
Wilderness Survival Skills - To provide useful knowledge and skills for safe wilderness travel
WildTexas: Travel & Recreation Guide - info on hiking in south Texas
Woodland Trails - site with forums and information for baclpackers,flyfishermen and other day hikers
WorldClassGear.Com - Reviews of world class hiking gear.
Yellowstone National Park Vacations - Yellowstone National Park visitor information and travel planning.
Zion National Park - A visitors guide to Zion National Park.
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