Lost Hiker Research & Blog
Thank You to Those Who Serve
To put it simply, service is an act. It doesn’t require membership in any organization or external proof. The best kind of service is performed quietly, with no expectation of recognition, because doing the right thing is what we should all strive to do.Read more
Now Delivering Physical Maps Via a New Partnership
I am super excited today to announce our partnership with CalTopo!
14 Days of Calm
This post compiles advice from BJ, the Mountyn Company’s in-house survival expert. BJ began his career as highly-trained Air Force SERE expert. The SERE stands for: survival, evasion, resistance, and...Read more
Purpose Not Panic
A few weeks ago I wrote an article about preparing for the predicted COVID-19 pandemic. I received quite a bit of feedback on it — many supportive but also a...Read more
19 Tips to Help You Prepare for the COVID-19 Pandemic
If news about the rapid spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) throughout the world makes you nervous, you are not alone. Events seem to be moving very fast, and...Read more
Simple Trick to Stay Drier on Winter Hikes
There’s a simple trick I use to stay dry during winter hikes. The trick is so simple that it may even be a little obvious, but I rarely meet other...Read more
Who is most likely to get lost while hiking?
We researched hundreds of lost hiker situations. This is what we learned.Read more