Aaron RickelExplorer

    Climber. Cyclist. Hiker. Writer. Currently has base camp set up in Los Angeles, CA. Runs the Los Angeles Field Guide.

    How to Avoid Getting Dropped

    Reservation Permits Needed To Reopen Trails Responsibly, Says Steve Gerhardt

    3 Totally Rad Tips to Make Quarantine Like Camping

    The Mountains Are Calling, and I Let It Go to Voicemail

    Should You Go Ride Your Bike?

    Organic Trash Is Still Trash

    Do Hard Things

    Patagonia Provisions Review

    How To Save Money On Your Climbing Gym Membership

    The Most Underrated Adventure Coffee

    10 Things Worse Than Getting A Flat

    Stop Cutting Switchbacks

    The Sliding Scale of Stoke

    Cub House Birthday Ride

    The Dawn Mine Loop Trail (or how to train for backpacking last minute)

    Review: Hoka One One Arkali

    Primus Primetech 1.3L Stove Set - Review

    Is It A Hike?

    Do Not Eat Hot Wings Before Hiking

    #LAsucksforcycling -but- #LAsucksfordrivingmore

    10 Ways I Like to Waste Time

    PB&J: A Technical Review

    Yosemite National Park Reclaims Historic Names

    The Wild West of Los Angeles: Bikepacking Catalina Island