Vasque St. Elias GTX Hiking Boot review

The St. Elias boots handled both backpacking and off trail scrambling/mountaineering with ease. (photo: Ryan Malavolta)

It’s not exactly breaking news that Vasque makes killer outdoor footwear. The real news came at the 2013 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market, where I was informed that one of their more popular hiking boots, the Wasatch, was to be discontinued.…

Hi-Tec Coyote WP Shoe review

The Coyote WP shoes from Hi-Tec (photo: Hi-Tec)

All too often, adventurous feet are beat up feet. The outdoors has a way of being pretty mean to your tootsies. Damned by nature to be bipeds, we humans are forced to seek shelter in the form of sturdy footwear.…

Hiking Little Wild Horse Canyon

Hiking in the slot section of Little Wild Horse Canyon is the best part of the trip. Kids will love it. (Photo: Jared Hargrave - UtahOutside.com)

What the San Rafael Swell doesn’t lack is trails, but one trail in particular is by far the most popular hike in the area: Little Wild Horse Canyon. There is good reason for masses of people who squeeze through this…