The fact that Father’s Day falls right smack in the middle of summer means it’s the perfect holiday for gifting adventure gear. (Which we’re pretty sure your dad needs way more than he needs another tie.) Our staff has some ideas about awesome Father’s Day gifts that we want to share with you, so that […]
Trip Reports & Photos
Fellowship with the Founders in the Great Smoky Mountains In our 30+ years of doing business, Rock/Creek has been through some pretty significant transitions: opening new stores, evolving our trail race series, keeping up with innovations in outdoor gear and even changes in ownership. Through it all, we’ve always strived to change for the better. […]
Follow the winter climbing adventures of 3 friends as they venture across Montana and Wyoming, climbing and cross country skiing at California Falls, Silver Run, Granite Peak, and Bozo’s Revenge.
Writing and Photos by Jobie Williams Things started out a little suspect. The lady in the park headquarters told us we couldn’t leave our cars overnight in the parking lot, which we planned to do for at least one night, maybe two. She said that there “probably aren’t any campsites available”. She told us cyclists […]
Nestled in a clearing deep in the forest of White Pines State Park, White Pines Resort is a massive log lodge built in the 1930’s. It’s now home to a restaurant known for its delicious home-style cuisine, generous portions and friendly staff. Adjacent to the landmark restaurant is a charming and rustic gift shop filled […]
8,000 Miles Across America’s Three Longest Trails A Calendar Year Triple Crown Hike Many folks enjoy taking a walk in the woods. Few devote themselves to making it a lifestyle. The motivations behind it are as winding and complex as the trails themselves. My name is Chris Pickering, aka “Tarzan” in my trail life. For […]