Interesting Facts About Log Cabin Homes

Interesting Facts About Log Cabin Homes

Log cabin homes are a familiar sight in the mountains and the highlands. However, there are some obscure but nevertheless interesting facts about these charming residences. We’ll touch upon a few of them below, and then recommend some handy books where you may find out more: Log Cabins Need Landscape to Complement … Read more

The History of Skiing

The History of Skiing

  As long as there have been snow and the slopes, there’s been skiing — so needless to say, skiing is not really a new sport. The word “ski” is originated from the Old Norse word “skíð” which means “stick of wood” which is used for the sport. The oldest archaeological evidence … Read more

Most Isolated Mountains

Most Isolated Mountains

  Despite the presence of advanced means of transportation that can take us to several places which were originally inaccessible, there are places that remain isolated to man, including mountains. They aren’t crowded with a lot of people like most other tourist spots because of the amount of struggle required to reach … Read more

Top Ski Resorts in Europe

Top Ski Resorts in Europe

  Europe is a beautiful continent and there are many things to see and do including visiting its ski resorts. Whether you’re schussing down the snowy slopes or savoring the cheese fondue of the Alps mountains, ski resorts there offer something for every ski enthusiasts of all skills. Here are some of … Read more

Top Ski Resorts in North America

Top Ski Resorts in North America

  If you love riding down the snowy slopes, then North America is the heaven for you – there are a lot of ski resort options there. The ski resorts in the United States and Canada have everything you need for your skiing holiday — from great powders to amazing scenery to … Read more

Highest Mountains in the World

Highest Mountains in the World

Everyone would love to “conquer the world” by climbing the highest mountains. However, few have successfully done it. For the not-so-sporty ones, they content themselves with just viewing and getting so awestruck at the mountains’ spectacular beauty and sheer majesty. Here we list the highest mountain on the planet (in no particular … Read more

World Most Remote Ski Resorts

World Most Remote Ski Resorts

  Forget the Alps. If you want to go on a truly remarkable and unforgettable skiing trip, choose skiing destinations that are remote, unfrequented, inconspicuous or under the radar of most skiers. Click on this gallery to find the world’s most remote ski resorts, and you’ll be surprised to find them in … Read more

How to Select Best Climbing Equipment

Best Climbing Equipment

  Climbing equipment purchase is very important for the safety of the climber. The cost is not always the important part of buying your climbing equipment but it does play a factor in what types of equipment that you will purchase. The type of climbing equipment will depend on the area in … Read more

Mountain Climbing from Novice to Experts

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Mountain climbing is an exciting sport! You might start as a novice but with practice and going on to different terrains could give you more experience. One can always become a professional by the right practice. If you have just started mountain climbing, you should look for the list of mountains for … Read more

Outdoor Camping Equipment Tips

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Looking for buying the right outdoor camping equipment but don’t know what to get? Or maybe you have a camping and outdoor enthusiast that you’re about to venture out with and you want to get up to speed? We know it can become quite overwhelming especially for the ones who want to go camping … Read more

Mountain Climbing – Best Mountains to Climb in the World!

Climbing and Hiking in the Wind River Mountains

Mountain climbing is a great and adventurous activity. Many are interested in mountain climbing, but only a few make it to the top because everyone does not have the time or the courage to do it. If you are planning for mountain climbing, the following article will be quite useful for you. … Read more

Mountain Climbing – Equipment Advice

Mountain Climbing   Equipment Advice

Mountain climbing is a great sport and adventurous sport. It is not the job of a novice to climb the tall, steep mountains. Not only does it require intense effort and practice, but it also requires guts to climb over the mountains. If you are planning to start mountain climbing, here are … Read more

Guide to Mountain Biking

Mountain biking has long been a pleasant adventure for many people in the United States. There are many scenic areas where you can enjoy mountain biking. One of the most popular areas is near the town of Ashville, North Carolina. The town itself is nestled between the Appalachian and Blue Ridge Mountains. … Read more

Mountain Biking – A Real Adventure

Mountain Biking

Introduction Mountain Bike riding is a great sport and a fun-time activity. In the United States, the youth is active in mountain bike riding. There are special tracks designed for the mountain bikes which are called mountain bike trails. If you are also interested in mountain bike riding, then read below about … Read more

Best Spots for Mountain Climbing

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Mountain climbing to beginners and experts alike The mountain that you climb should be based on your experience and the weather condition at the time. The novice climber will want to start with a mountain that requires very little equipment and experience. This will enable the inexperienced climber the opportunity to learn … Read more