Know your Enemy . . . . . . . Same concept when traveling and hiking and our best source to know thy destination, what to do and to expect......... Blogs.
I find blogs to be more detailed, not biased and more informative. If not researching, I simply read travel blogs.... it's like traveling without leaving your couch.
Listed below are some Bloggers I follow, bookmarked, my primary source.
Misadventure of Tintin
The Quixotic Hiker