Tag Archives: trauma

Calif. teen fights brain trauma, melanoma to hike Continental Divide Trail

Calif. teen fights brain trauma, melanoma to hike Continental Divide Trail
At the start of 2012, sparked by an interest in backpacking and the outdoors, Fry announced to her family that she would hike the Pacific Crest Trail – alone. She started in April at the California-Mexico border and finished the 2,660-mile trek to …
Read more on Kansas City Star

Do Knoxville: Smoky Mountain Field School and other outdoor activities
Backpacking with Confidence: 9 a.m. May 17-May 18, $ 98. Learn the basics of backpacking and know-how to care for yourself in the backcountry. Introduction to Spin-Casting and Spin-Fishing: 1-4 p.m., $ 49. Gain a basic working knowledge of spin-fishing …
Read more on Knoxville.com

Feeling Lost in 'Miasmata'
Miasmata couples these navigational challenges with a unique take on movement that makes it one of the best backpacking simulators I've ever played. Your movement is subtly impacted by the topography in a way that forces you to pay attention to the …
Read more on PopMatters