TECH LAB PLUS
Satellite radio lets you text from the wilderness
Maine-based mapping company DeLorme offers the inReach, which keeps users connected via satellite.
Reliance on smartphones leaving hikers in a bind
Officials say more hikers are skipping basic gear and relying too heavily on phones with GPS and a slew of gear-like apps to bail them out of a jam.
(JOHN HANSEN/PEMIGEWASSET VALLEY)
8 beautiful campgrounds in New England
Authors of the “Unofficial Guide to the Best RV Tent Campgrounds in the Northeast” offer a few of their top campground picks.
(NEW HAMPSHIRE DIVISION OF PARKS AND RECREATION)