9 Top Reviewed Trail Apps

Having your trail map, information about your destination and a way of contacting others all fitting in one pocket sure…
CONTINUE READING

The Talents of Our Local Artists

The Talents of Our Local Artists are one of the many things we love about the community. Our love for…
CONTINUE READING

12 Outdoor Date Ideas

Need some ideas for a different date night/day? Dinner and a movie can get old after a while. Head into…
CONTINUE READING

17 Ways to Get Outside More

Our fast-paced American culture allows us to tackle several things in very little time. Although we get a lot accomplished…
CONTINUE READING

Survival Tips: 3 Ways to Treat Water

You can go about three days without water. Whether you are hiking the Appalachian Trail, backpacking in another country or…
CONTINUE READING

10 Things to do at the Gulf Islands National Seashore: Mississippi Location

Want to visit a national park? Look no further than the Gulf Islands National Seashore. It stretches 160 miles along…
CONTINUE READING

Campfire Cravings: Camping Recipes for Your Next Trip

Get Inspired!   As a self-proclaimed foodie, camp cooking is one of the highlights of my trip, but I always…
CONTINUE READING

Staplefork Landing: Directions

Follow these directions to arrive at Staplefork Landing on the Perdido River Trail. From Red Beard's Outfitter: 4354 Old Shell…
CONTINUE READING

Gravel Landing: Directions

Follow these directions to arrive at Gravel Landing on the Perdido River Trail. From Red Beard's Outfitter: 4354 Old Shell…
CONTINUE READING

Employee Development, Red Beard’s Style

I never really know what to expect when I go into my shift at Red Beard’s. My days range from…
CONTINUE READING

Hiking with Dogs Within an Hour Drive

Get Inspired! Hiking is always better with buds, especially furry four-legged ones. If you've  been looking for the perfect trail…
CONTINUE READING

Paddling on the Bartram Canoe Trail

Growing up, my family’s idea of “camping” consisted of roasting marshmallows in our fire pit outside, stargazing, then eventually returning…
CONTINUE READING

Inspiring Adventure on Campus

Getting ready to go back to school? If you’re dreading the switch from sunlight to fluorescent light, don’t fear! Red…
CONTINUE READING

Summertime Shoes

Down here, Chaco sandals reign as the most popular summertime shoe- and we totally understand why. But, if you’re looking…
CONTINUE READING

My First Backpacking Trip

Growing up, my family spent almost every weekend at different campgrounds around Alabama. I loved the freedom of exploring the…
CONTINUE READING

Volunteering – Red Beard’s Cares

At Red Beard’s, our love and appreciation of the great outdoors comes first. Second, comes community involvement. Needless to say,…
CONTINUE READING
camping outdoors

BENEFITS OF TRAIL RUNNING

Benefits Of Trail Running: The uneven terrain allows runners and walkers to strengthen muscles that aren’t frequently utilized Serenity of…
CONTINUE READING

Stoves 101

If you’re backpacking, you’re obviously gonna need to grub along the trail to keep your energy up. You can snack…
CONTINUE READING