Author: Niki Baker & Martin Webb To be exact, this is actually the tale of a hike that didn’t happen. It didn’t happen because the weather closed in and the Albanian Alps are an environment in which those who are blasé about bad conditions ... Read moreInto the Accursed Mountains in Albania
Here's how to wash your backpack and get rid of that body odor that can build up in your straps after hiking in the heat. Get rid of the smell and have a fresh-smelling pack again. Transcription With Step-By-Step Photos I ... Read moreHow To Wash Your Backpack and Get Rid of the Stink – Without Nasty Chemicals
Author: Kevin Riley Often when hiking in the great outdoors, we only see the big picture. After all, we're surrounded by grandeur – tall trees, large rocks, emerald lakes, lofty clouds, mountain peaks. But, when you slow your pace and look ... Read moreTiny Beauty – Mushrooms and Fungus on the Trail
Author: Kevin Riley A network of trains, funiculars, buses, and cable cars whisk you to a myriad of great hiking experiences all around Klosters and Davos. And you can ride them all for free. My hometown, Klosters, lies at the upper end of the ... Read moreTake Full Advantage of the Davos-Klosters Inclusive Card
Author: Kevin Riley The tang of the cranberries nicely offsets the sweetness of the dates in this dense, dark, chewy energy bar. Taking only a few minutes to make, you'll have enough energy bars for the next few hikes. Enough power to climb every ... Read moreKuma Paleo Cranberry Date Nut Energy Bars with Chocolate
Author: Kevin Riley This walk starts off walking alongside the Hozu River (保津川) where you'll get to see some of the popular sightseeing Hozugawa river boats go floating by. This easy 2-3 hour walk takes you from a train station on a bridge to a ... Read moreRed Leaves and River Boats along Hozu and Kyotaki Rivers near Kyoto
Author: Kevin Riley Most of the posts on this blog will be written by me – Kevin Riley, founder of Kuma Outdoor. When I'm not designing outdoor gear, I love to share my enthusiasm and five decades of experience and expertise in the great outdoors. ... Read moreWhat Helpful Outdoor Info and Advice Will You Find on the Kuma Blog?