Frequently Asked Questions

How Should Hiking Trail Runners Fit?

Many trail runners are made with mesh and have aggressive soles for good traction.

Trail runners are becoming increasingly popular in the hiking community because they’re lightweight, their soles provide good traction, and they’re less likely to cause blisters because their uppers are much softer than the rigid leather of old-school hiking boots. Trail runners differ …

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What is an Ultralight Backpack?

An ultralight backpack has three external pockets

An ultralight backpack is designed for hikers who try to minimize the weight they carry on their back. Ultralight backpacking is a style of backpacking that emphasizes carrying the lightest and least amount of gear possible. Here are some key characteristics of …

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