Cameras and Hiking – My Thoughts and Recommendations (repost from old page)

Once upon a time I used to hike with a big digital SLR camera. Then I downgraded to a little pocket Sony, which I still use on long trips, but now I just use my phone. Unless you’re a photographer, or photography is seriously your thing, there is very little reason to carry a big … Continue reading Cameras and Hiking – My Thoughts and Recommendations (repost from old page)

Hiking with Your Cell Phone, Or Not…? (repost from old page)

You’re hiking to get away from technology, to unplug, and be in nature. The idea of carrying a cell phone may seem kind of silly when hiking. There are lots of reasons to carry your cell, and plenty not to. There are also a few alternative options. Personally, especially when hiking with a baby, I … Continue reading Hiking with Your Cell Phone, Or Not…? (repost from old page)