There Are No Layoffs in the Wild

There Are No Layoffs in the Wild

Layoffs are devastating. 9 to 5 Hiker is a community to balance life at work with a better life outdoors, but what happens when that life at work is suddenly pulled out from under you? Yes, layoffs are devastating but they don’t have to devastate you. The...
5 Ways to Maximize Your Paid Vacation Days

5 Ways to Maximize Your Paid Vacation Days

Our vacation days are precious. The average American worker gets only 10 days of paid vacation per year, so we do everything possible to make them count. The best camping and hiking trips require more than just a standard weekend, so use these five tips to make the...
How to Bring the Wilderness Into Your Work

How to Bring the Wilderness Into Your Work

How do you keep your mind outside even when your body is at work? Anyone who can escape to the wilderness on a Tuesday afternoon should feel fortunate, but that’s not a reality for most full-time employees. Today’s young workers crave more flexible hours...