Tagged With Hiking

4 hikers were just rescued after being stranded on Mount Rainier for 4 days

A Mount Everest record-holder says summit 'traffic jams' aren’t the problem — it’s the trek down that kills people

Climbers on Mount Everest are reportedly jostling on narrow, frozen peaks in order to take selfies

10 things that could potentially kill you on your next camping trip and how to protect yourself

A perilous summit in Yosemite has caused at least 300 accidents in the past 15 years. Here's why people keep slipping and falling.

A 16-year-old boy died on a hike after a Boy Scout group ran out of water, authorities say

After a man died on a hike, his dog stayed by his side and helped rescuers find them

Hikers survived for 5 days in the mountains of California by rationing food and using a special straw to purify water

A hiker was stuck in quicksand for hours before rescuers could reach him in a Utah national park

A Taiwanese mountaineer known as the 'bikini hiker' has died of suspected hypothermia after falling into a ravine

In the wettest place in the world, people grow 'living' bridges out of tree roots that can stand strong for centuries

49 of the best hiking trails in the US to try out this fall

The highest point in every US state

See one climber's dizzying ascent of a mountain that was once considered impossible to master

10 things you should always take hiking

The world's tallest mountains like Mount Everest and K2 have a 'death zone' — here's a first-hand account of what it's like

Mount Everest is not the hardest mountain to climb — here's what makes K2 so much worse

Escaping to the woods was the best thing Hillary Clinton did after the election, according to science

Here's what that square patch on your backpack is actually used for

How to know whether you have Lyme disease