We recently got a chance to try out a new subscription box, Trailfoody. The kind folks there sent us a Wander Box, which is designed for 1 to 2 trail outings and includes 1 trail lunch and 4 energy bars. They also have the Pathfinder (3 outings) and the Intrepid (4 outings), for more options. […]
Winter is here and that at least gets people thinking about an EDC Kit (every day carry). Truth is, you should have this in your vehicle 12 months a year, not just in winter months. Nor just for those who live near the mountains. It isn’t a weird prepper thing to be prepared. It isn’t […]
If I can, I try for a family hike every New Year’s Day. It snowed overnight, but was clear and dry by 10 am, so we bundled up. Living on a rail to trail meant no driving on sketchy roads, just out the door and onto the trail. The trail was actually very busy, not […]
January 1st, 2016 was a cold and sunny day. That seems to often happen here in the PNW. I went crazy that day and put in some miles: January 1st would be my biggest day of the year. It was a good day out. It set the tone for the year, where my goal for […]
There is nothing quite like looking back at a year in photos…on a cold evening in winter…to get one dreaming for the new year! From us to you, thank you for following our adventures! May 2017 bring many adventures to all of us!
Recently we were sent Survival Hax’s Camping Cook Set to check out. A 10 piece mess-kit style set, designed for 1 to 2 people (though, for me, I’d say 1 person is perfect), and priced to buy at under $23. For a starter kit, especially for those just getting into backpacking or the outdoors, this […]
It had been 8 years since I had been to the Gulf of Mexico side of Florida. While for many, the idea of warm, sunny days on white sand is heaven, I won’t lie: it isn’t something I prefer. It perplexes my In-Laws how someone wouldn’t want it. However, family is there, and we took […]