NYC: The Art of Layering

NOVEMBER MAPPY HOUR WITH SIXPOINT, MOUNTAIN HARDWEAR & EMS SOHO. Photos by Susan Torres Last night we had another wonderful Mappy Hour. This one was hosted...
Kareemah presenting

Watch: Kareemah Batts, Diversity is More Than Color

“If our world is this diverse, then how is it that our outdoors are not as diverse? And then who’s job is it to...
Snowshoeing in the Winter

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...
Mappy Hour at The North Face

NYC: Ice Climbing with Doug Ferguson

All event photos by Zak Suhar. You can follow him on instagram, Facebook and twitter and check out his work at On Tuesday night...

DEN: Put a Pack on It

When: April 26 Where: Barrels & Bottles Brewery Speaker: Steven "Twinkle" Shattuck Last Wednesday, Mappy Hour Denver switched things up and met in Golden, the hometown of lightweight backpacker...

NYC: Hiking in Harriman State Park

We teamed up with Sierra Nevada, Merrell and Paragon Sports for a night all about hiking near NYC! Don Weise has been hiking, guiding and...
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NYC: Michelle Nacouzi and Ultralight Backpacking

This past October, we gathered at NoHo's CC Filson Store for a Mappy Hour dedicated to hiking and backpacking. The night began with the...
Mappy Hour at Filson

NYC: Filson and the Natural Areas Conservancy

This January, we met up for our third annual conservation themed Mappy Hour at Filson. This month, we were joined by the folks at...

DEN: Giving Circle – Cottonwood Institute

For this Mappy Hour we raised money through a *giving circle* for one of our favorite local non-profits: Cottonwood Institute! Cottonwood Institute is an award-winning...

DC: Conservation in the City

John Maleri, program manager for the Rock Creek Conservancy, may have put it best: "Outdoor recreation is the gateway drug to stewardship." To that end,...

Namaste on the Rocks Red Rocks & Reid Wellness

People visit Red Rocks for a variety of reasons. Some to see a concert, others to take in the natural beauty of the park,...
Trey Sherard Filson

DC: Anacostia Riverkeeper

Mappy Hour DC gathered in February at Filson’s new store (1631 14th st NW), to talk with Trey Sherard, a biologist with Anacostia Riverkeeper. Anacostia...