We're in the midst of searching for a new family member -- one with four paws and a happy tail -- which accounts for the focus of this week's (and last week's) article. Our last champion hiker, Buddy, was a great trail companion and we're hoping we'll find the same again. If you hike with a canine friend, or are thinking about doing so, you might want to invest in a set of packs, check it out!
Packs for Your Dog
Hiking with your best friend doesn't mean you have to carry all the gear. Read on for details on how to get your canine to join the pack!
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Megan Kopp, Hiking & Backpacking Editor