Hiking

How Long Should A Hiking Staff Be? (We Find Out)
How Long Should A Hiking Staff Be? (We Find Out)

Hiking staffs (also referred to as trekking poles) are a ubiquitous hiking accessory. Hikers enjoy using them because they provide them with the stability necessary to conquer an array of terrains. They can also assist with overall rhythm, guaranteeing a smoother excursion. However, the correct length is required to provide stability and comfort along the...

Jan 14, 2021
5 Best Places To Buy Cheap Hiking Gear
5 Best Places To Buy Cheap Hiking Gear

Enjoying the Great Outdoors is an American pastime.  Each year, nearly 45 million people hit over 135,000 miles of state and federal hiking trails to enjoy day hikes or backpacking excursions. . While outdoor recreation can be exciting, finding affordable hiking boots, clothing, backpacks, and accessories can be daunting.. Still, buying cheap hiking gear is easier...

Dec 17, 2020
WK Outdoors – Kentucky River, Pool 4
WK Outdoors – Kentucky River, Pool 4

KENTUCKY – In 1780, several pioneers from Bryan Station camped on a gravel bar in a double bend in the Kentucky River, about a mile upstream from where a large buffalo trail crossed the river at Leestown. The pioneers were bound for Mann’s Lick in Jefferson County to make salt.  Their camping spot was a...

May 11, 2012