Posts by: Rachel Mccullough

The best camp chairs for camping and backpacking

Relax In These 3 Insanely Comfortable Camp Chairs

There’s no better way to test out a bunch of camp chairs than on a camping trip. Here's an in-depth look at three of our favorites for...

Run Wireless and Free with Jaybird Vista Headphones

Take a deep dive into Jaybird Vista wireless headphones. Find out the pros and cons of the Jaybird Vista, plus why we're never going back...

What Are The Best Wireless Headphones? Jaybird vs Aftershokz

Once you try wireless headphones, there's no going back. Can't decide on a pair? Learn about our favorite wireless headphones: Jaybird...

Never Wax Again with DPS Phantom Glide

What is DPS Phantom Glide and how does it work? Can you really never wax again? We put this waxless glide treatment to the test and here's...

Hike or Run Ellis Peak, Lake Tahoe West Shore

Ellis Peak and Ellis Lake is a gorgeous 8-mile round trip hike on Tahoe’s west shore features wildflowers, panoramic lake views, and few...

A Climbing Trip to Boulder Canyon

When winter wouldn't give up in Tahoe, Rachel booked tickets to Colorado for a long weekend of rock climbing in Boulder Canyon.

Happy Feet in the Black Diamond Aspect Climbing Shoes

From the moment I put my foot in, I knew these were going to be perfect. These things don’t just look like they should be able to take...

Sawtooth Trail – Classic “Truckee Flat” Hike or Bike

Sawtooth is one of my favorite trails that never seems to get old.  Not too short, not too long, not too flat, not too hilly.  It winds...

Yes to Sleeping Outside – Solo in Bridgeport, CA

Check out Bridgeport, just 2.5 hours away from Truckee with great hiking around Virginia Lakes and Twin Lakes.

Leki Micro Trail Vario Trekking Poles For Hiking

Trekking poles are great for hiking and backpacking so you can maintain good form when traveling over uneven terrain plus they help protect...