Huasteca Potosina

Many of us have made the mistake of thinking that to have an incredible adventure, you must move to the other side of the world. However, this isn’t necessarily true. Our neighbors in Mexico have many places that can make you feel like an expert adventurer, and Huasteca…

Artificial Intelligence

Junction AI, a Dallas-based startup, and Local Adventures, a Dallas Tech Wildcatters  success story are launching the first of its kind application. An Artificial Intelligence driven 1:1 personalized marketing for adventure tours and gear. Daniel Pena(CEO of Local Adventures) said… “We’re excited to let AI carry the load for…

layered clothing system

If you’re planning on trekking a mountain that has any sort of elevation, weather is always going to be a factor. One key ingredient to having a successful summit is to mitigate any issues with the weather. Dressing in layers is essential to regulating your body temperature. Since…

Stratovolcano Popocatépetl

Why would you climb a mountain? “Because it’s there.” …This was the famous response of one of the first mountaineers to attempt Mount Everest, George Mallory. Although I love that response, I’ll give you a more reasonable answer and explain the best ways to get prepared for climbing your first…