Started this discussion. Last reply by Ali Alami Mar 27, 2014.
Creating your own backpacking meals can be an easy and cost-effective way to enjoy the trail. You also get to enjoy great food and learn new skills. The main challenge that overwhelms some backpackers is finding lightweight ingredients that are easy to prepare, packed with energy, and are non-perishable.
Here are ten favorite trail recipes:
1. Breakfast of Oatmeal, Walnuts, and Blueberries…Continue
Posted on September 26, 2016 at 6:52am
FitClimb was recently introduced to the 52 Hike Challenge, we think it’s a great program for inspiration and fitness for mountaineering.
The 52 Hike Challenge founded by Phillip and Karla as to inspire and encourage individuals to step outside their comfort zone in order to achieve the mental, physical, and spiritual benefits…Continue
Posted on September 13, 2015 at 10:40am
This is a cool project FitClimb recommends others check out and contribute to:
12 mountains. 30 days. This summer a team of six college students will be climbing 12 Cascade volcanoes and making a full length documentary on both their journey and the effects of climate change on these mountains and their shrinking glaciers. While challenging themselves physically and mentally for this journey, the team also hopes to spread awareness of climate change and…Continue
Posted on April 6, 2015 at 11:00am
The family and I were recently on vacation in Bangkok, which is pretty flat, congested, and not conducive to outdoors workouts that a climber or mountaineer needs. We were looking for a great workout that would keep us in climbing shape when we found out about a demo class through friends at Physique57 Bangkok, which is opening in January of 2015. …Continue
Posted on December 18, 2014 at 1:30pm
This along with what is the safest month to climb Mt. Rainier is a popular questions from our members. Late spring and summer are when conditions are best, starting in May and ending in September. Realize conditions on the mountain change weekly and may be different from year to year but generally you can expect the following in each month:
Much of the mountain is still in deep snow, even at the parking lot. Most of the crevasses are covered…Continue
Posted on August 1, 2014 at 9:30pm