Gay hiking

Hike, Bike & Gay Outdoors

A. Book “How to Camp in the Woods”

Trying to go from casual glamor to full-on lumberjack? Devon Fredericksen’s comprehensive guide to finding, equipping, and enjoying your outdoor adventure has all the tips and tricks you need, from survival basics to stargazing essentials. $21.99, High Country Outfitters at Ansley Mall; 1544 Piedmont Avenue NE; 404-963-2618; in person and online:


Take this miniature bonfire everywhere with you! With just five ounces of 70% or 91% isopropyl alcohol, you have 50 minutes of fire to warm up or roast marshmallows. $95, High Country Outfitters at Ansley Mall.

C. Recon 2.0 MTB Shoes

These shoes are perfect for the serious biker in your life. Recon 2.0 is designed with performance and comfort in mind, featuring STRIDE toe-flex technology for natural off-the-bike movement, a nylon outsole to create off-the-bike traction, and an L6-Snap Boa and Velco closure on the inside. forefoot to ensure micro-adjustable comfort with security. in shape. They come in a variety of colors, including orange, purple, and black. $160, Outback bikes; 484 Moreland Avenue NE; 404-688-4878; in person and online:

D. EVOC CC 21 Hydration Backpack

This practical and ultralight backpack allows easy access to hydration during bike rides and hikes. It can hold up to two liters of water, includes a pocket for your cell phone and is available in black, neon blue and red. $70, Outback bikes.

E. Align II MIPS Helmet

Every biker should stay safe! This stylish helmet is economical without giving up protection. This helmet features a Tri-Fix band splitter, the Headset SX dial adjustment system for an easy fit, a 4th Dimension Cooling System for incredible ventilation, and three universal shell sizes to achieve the perfect fit. $50, Outback bikes.

F. Bike Tours Atlanta Gift Card

Gift a LGBTQ history bike tour through the city (or another tour, like Atlanta’s Journey for Civil Rights and Sustainability in Action) with a gift card to Bike Tours Atlanta. $65+, Atlanta Bike Tours; online:

G. Series 1 Step-Thru Electric Bike

Step up your bike game with this electric bike, powered by Harley-Davidson. The sleek frame makes it easy to get in the saddle and stand flat when stationary. Reaching up to 20 MPH, this bike can totally change the way you get around town. $4,999, ElectroBike Georgia; 2484 Briarcliff Rd NE #25; 404-400-7132; in person and online: