10 IDEAL SUMMITS FOR FIRST-TIME MOUNTAINEERING

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Great list of summits here. Check it out! Featured Link: 10 IDEAL SUMMITS FOR FIRST-TIME MOUNTAINEERING

How To Stay Alive if Lost, Hurt or Stranded:

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Learn the skills to stay alive when lost, hurt or stranded!! Featured Link: Wilderness Survival Guide: How To Stay Alive if Lost, Hurt or Stranded

Tombstone Territorial Park

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So I recently found a little fold out tourist map of the Yukon Territory, Canada, which is just over the Alaskan/Canadian border here by Skagway. I’ve always known their was plenty of outdoor adventures to be found up in the big ole’ YT but nothing has made me foam at the mouth like when I […]

South American Airpass

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So I’m starting to make plans for our Peru trip in October and I came across this South American Airpass from LAN Airlines. We’re debating on spending the whole month in Peru or trying to fly out and experience a few other places in South America while we’re down there. Coming across this Airpass might […]

Hiking The John Muir Trail

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Hiking The John Muir Trail has been on my bucket list for a few years now. The trail is 211 miles long and runs through some of the most spectacular scenery in the United States. I doubt I’ll get to the trail this year, but I’m really hoping to sometime within the next 3 years. […]

Best Things to Do at Bryce Canyon National Park

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Today I’m heading down to Bryce Canyon National Park for a little few day getaway. I’m super excited as I’ve never been to this National Park before and why on earth it’s taken me this long to get their I have no idea. Utah is home to 5 National Parks and some of the most […]

How To Bring Music On Your Camping Trip Without Electronics

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If you’ve ever been on a camping trip and wanted to hear or play music, you’re not alone. While the beauty in nature lies mostly in silence, the music of life is constantly chattering in the background of our subconscious. Whenever I go on a backpacking trip alone, I like to cary an instrument with […]

A Homage To World Travel

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I have always been an avid traveler and enthusiast of the outdoors. As a friend of solitude and a true companion to those who join me on my journeys, I seek out experiences that will change me and open me up to things I have never seen before. Exploring the far flung corners of the […]

Survival Tips For Staying Alive In The Backcountry

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You’ve heard those stories about people who venture out into the wilderness, completely unprepared, make a dumb decision and end up lost, by themselves in the dark in the wilderness? There’s even TV show dedicated to the reenactment of these stories called “I Shouldn’t Be Alive”. Here are some good ideas on how you might […]

Most Out of The Box (Figuratively) Backcountry Meals

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Most people would consider an out of the box meal; well exactly that! Straight out of the box, just add water and you’re on your way! Unfortunately, while this is great for saving weight and packing in calories, it does kind of feel a bit shameful when you are surrounded by the natural beauty of […]

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