NYC: Skiing & Riding at The North Face

We gathered at The North Face's brand new community-focused store in Soho for a night dedicated to all things skiing and riding. This month,...

DEN: Tips for Wilderness Prevention in the Backcountry

Last week, Mappy Hour Denver gathered at The North Face Cherry Creek to learn wilderness medicine and risk management from NOLS. The very talented instructor,...
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Stay Warm this Winter: Cold Weather Hiking Tips from a Guide

Winter is coming... and while it's okay to have days when you stay inside and sip tea, it's also fun to keep going outdoors...

Field Trip Report: Backpacking the Windham-Blackhead Range Wilderness

This past weekend, Mappy Hour teamed up with Girl Gotta Hike for a two day backpacking adventure in the Windham-Blackhead Range in the Catskills. The...

DEN: Explore More Launch with Matty Hong

A few weeks ago, Denver kicked off our 2019-2020 partnership with The North Face (now headquartered in Denver too) at their Cherry Creek store....
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Chicago’s Biggest Mappy Hour Event Yet!

Mappy Hour x The North Face – Chicago Explore More Challenge Launch Party We launched The Chicago Explore More Challenge in partnership with The North...
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5 Takeaways from Mappy Hour NYC

On Wednesday, Mappy Hour officially launched our partnership with The North Face in New York City. It was a whirlwind event, complete with bouldering,...
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Field Trip Report: Kayaking Constitution Marsh

Yesterday, a group of intrepid New Yorkers hopped on the Metro-North train from Grand Central Terminal for a day of paddling. Our zone of...

NWA Launch & Map Reading

Last week we launched our first Mappy Hour Chapter meet-up in North West Arkansas.  The rain held off and it turned into a beautiful...
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The Best MicroAdventures in Denver

As Outdoor Retailer descended on Denver, our local chapter put together a night for both locals and visitors alike. We gathered at the Mountain...

Mappy Hour Skills: Basic Map Reading

By Justin Bailey. Last Wednesday at Brooklyn’s 718 Cyclery a group of interested naturalists, aspiring outdoorspeople, and weekend warriors gathered to learn about the basics...

DET: Backpacking 101

As Spring teases many of us here in Michigan, a group of Detroiters got together this month to learn all about backpacking tips and...