Thanksgiving On The Trail Made Easy

If you haven’t ever gotten the chance to hike over a Thanksgiving weekend, make it a goal. It’s still shoulder season in many areas, almost no one is out, and being on the trail is invigorating in the late Fall. And you get an…

A New Take On Alpine Aire Food

In what doesn’t seem like so long ago, freeze-dried food companies hadn’t changed in years. Decades even. The same meals we were buying in 2009 had been there 10 years, 20 years before. But change has happened. And it has been nearly 100% positive,…

River Ramblings

Sunday morning I picked up a friend, and we headed out for an early and kid-free hike at Kanasket-Palmer State Park, a few miles away from home. Maybe it was a good day for an alpine hike, but we both had a busy day…