• Family Camp Out!
    by  Kristen James

    Camping is perhaps the most important family activity available in today’s busy urban world. Many families and children are growing up withou ...

  • Hiking Trails in the West
    by  LiveOutdoors Staff

    The western US is well recognized for its many camping and fishing spots. However, it is a mecca for hiking and backpacking. From marathon treks li ...

  • Eastern US Hiking Trails
    by  LiveOutdoors Staff

    The trails that follow in the East are all marathon treks. However, each one can be chopped up into smaller segments to accommodate day hikers and ...

  • Backpacking in the Southern US
    by  LiveOutdoors Staff

    There are 6 states that comprise the South region of the US – Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee. It is a regi ...

  • Hiking Trails in the Southwest
    by  LiveOutdoors Staff

    Although there may be some disagreement about this, the Southwest US is comprised of 4 states – Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and Texas.  ...

  • A Walk in the Woods
    by  Kristen James

    A good percentage of my time in the field is spent with the intent to gather food, yet it would be remiss to think that this is the only purpose of ...