Do's and Don'ts of Adventuring in 2018
Adventure

Do's and Don'ts of Adventuring in 2018

Here are eight tips and tricks of adventuring in 2018.  1. DON’T: Assume phone GPS is “good enough” to get you to your destination and back again.   DO...

DogsBest Gear for Hiking with Dogs

Best Gear for Hiking with Dogs

Hiking with dogs requires a little more than a leash and a water bottle. When I first started hiking with my dog, Rory, I was quite unprepared. I carried a water bottle and a leash not know...

ActivismWhat It Feels Like to Clean Up My Local Wilderness - As Told by a Wild Keeper

What It Feels Like to Clean Up My Local Wilderness - As Told by a Wild Keeper

Cleaning up my local wilderness has brought me endless joy. I spend a few days a week out on the trail and it has always been so discouraging to see the litter thrown into ...

DogsShould My Dog Really Go on This Hike? A Question I Always Ask Myself

Should My Dog Really Go on This Hike? A Question I Always Ask Myself

For us dog people, we are always finding ways to bring our dogs with us everywhere. This includes hiking to some of the world’s most beautiful places and sharing those experiences with our furry...

ActivismHow Being Prepared Lessens Your Impact

How Being Prepared Lessens Your Impact

You’re hiking along a trail on a beautiful spring day. There hasn’t been precipitation in weeks and the ground is dry. But then, you come around a corner and encounter a shaded bit of trail whe...

HikingFamily Hiking 101

Family Hiking 101

Growing up, I was my Dad's favorite hiking buddy (at least that's what I thought). He always took me with him. Once a month, during the full moon, he would even wake me up at m...