Philip Werner

Philip Werner, former New Hampshire wilderness guide and founder and editor of the hiking website

Exercise & Fitness

These Boots Are Made for Hiking

What could be better than ­hiking through a beautiful wooded area…or up a mountain trail…on a bright sunny day? Lots…


Hiking Doesn’t Need to Stop Because It’s Winter: What You Need to Know

Safe winter hiking requires some additional equipment and planning and some deft strategies. Here are some of the best.