Articles by Katherine Englishman

Katherine is a freelance writer and yoga teacher based in the beautiful state of Maine. She likes cabins, saunas, beer, and being outside.
Yurt Camping: The 16 Best Luxury Yurt Rentals Across America
The 16 Best Yurt Camping Retreats From Across the Beautiful US of A

From the lush West Coast to the Rocky Mountain corridor and craggy New England coast, these are our top picks for the best yurt rentals in the US

The 9 Best Biodegradable Soaps for Camping, Home & Life on the Road
The 9 Best Biodegradable Soaps for Sudsing Up Indoors & Outside

A quick and dirty guide to keeping you and the environment clean with the 9 best biodegradable soaps on the market

The 16 Best Sling Bags for EDC, Travel, and Adventure
The 16 Best Sling Bags for Everyday Use, Travel, & Adventure

A backpack and fanny pack hybrid, these design-minded sling bags keep you ready for urban and outdoor adventures.

The 12 Best Maine Airbnbs & Vacation Rentals Within Reach of Portland
The 12 Best Airbnb Cabin Rentals in Maine for a Pine Tree State Escape

A selection of the most idyllic spots to stay along the coast and in the mountains of The Pine Tree State—lobsters be warned

The 7 Best Travel Ski Bags for Chasing Powder Around the Globe
The 7 Best Ski Bags for Chasing Powder Around the Globe

After testing from New England to the Rockies and across the ocean, we found best bags for hauling boards and skis across terminals and tarmac

6 Best Heated Gloves for Warmer Winter Adventures: Tested & Approved
The 6 Best Heated Gloves for Frigid Winter Adventures, Tested & Approved

We tested the top battery powered heated gloves in the frigid wilds of Maine to find out which pairs work the best

13 Car Camping Essentials for a More Comfortable Getaway
13 Car Camping Essentials for Getting Outdoorsy on Four Wheels

When packing a car instead of a 60-liter backpack, you can afford to maximize comfort in the face of bulk—here's out top picks for how to do just that

The 11 Best Waterproof Duffel Bags for All Weather Travel & Adventure
These 11 Waterproof Duffel Bags Will Keep Your Gear Dry Wherever You End Up

High-performance waterproof bags for keeping your goods and gear safe and dry on even the wettest excursions

Gravel Adventure Field Guide: Pocket Tips for Better Bikepacking Trips
Gravel Adventure Field Guides Highlight Lesser-Known Regions to Ride Your Bike

Filled with art and local beta, these pocket-sized analog gravel bike guidebooks want to help you discover the best trails you've never heard about

The 10 Best Dog Beds to Guarantee Your Pup Sweet Dreams
The 10 Best Dog Beds to Guarantee Your Pup Sweet Dreams

Doggy sleeping bags, K9 camp cots, plush pads and more, plus tips for choosing the best dog bed for your pup

 Unyoked Is Using Minimalist Cabins to Help City Dwellers Cure Burnout
Feeling Burnout? This Network of Off-Grid Cabins Could be a Cure

These off-grid tiny cabins encourage sustainable tourism and tech-free time in the wilderness of Australia, New Zealand, and the UK

Glamping New Jersey: The 7 Best Tents, Yurts, & Tiny Cabins
Yes, You Can Go Glamping in New Jersey & These Are the Best Spots

From rustic lakefront cabins to cozy yurts by the beach, there’s more to the Garden State's glamping scene than you'd expect