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What is Bouldering?

What is Bouldering?
Similar to Rock Climbing Simply put, bouldering is a form of rock climbing. Just take away the harness, ropes, and carabiners and replace them wit...

What is Canyoneering?

What is Canyoneering?
Canyoneering is "the sport of exploring a canyon by engaging in such activities as rappelling, rafting, and wat

Glamping vs Camping: 3 Ultimate Differences

Glamping vs Camping: 3 Ultimate Differences
Sponsored Guest Post by: Megan Jones of Grizzly Tarps In this highly technology-dependent world, there is every reason to disconnect, go out somewh...

Tips and Tricks for Hiking with Children

Tips and Tricks for Hiking with Children
I took my kids to Silver Falls on Tuesday. With my kids being so little (7 months and 2 years old) I knew there would be parents out there with doubts that they could even go out on adventures. It took a lot of coura

7 Tips for Sleeping in a Tent

7 Tips for Sleeping in a Tent
camping gives you the opportunity to spend the night in remote areas and enjoy a respite from the luxurious comforts of home. Also, as extraordinary as it seems, sleeping outside is much harder to have fun without a proper plan. The next time you sleep in a camping tent, remember these tips. It is challenging to discover someone who has not enjoyed the pleasure of camping. It is easy to bring a tent and install it on camp grounds, or otherwise, stroll along in a caravan.

How NOT to Travel with Littles and a Dog

How NOT to Travel with Littles and a Dog
Have a trip coming up? If you are bringing little children or even your dog, take my advice and don't travel how we did!

Trees are More than what Supports a Hammock

Trees are More than what Supports a Hammock
To understand why trees are truly important I did a little digging (pun intended). Read on to know what those important aspects of trees are. This is what Madera is all about. 

The 5 Best Waterfalls in the Eastern United States

The 5 Best Waterfalls in the Eastern United States
In my last blog post I gave you 10 amazing waterfalls in the Western United States but not everyone will have the chance to go to some of those pla...

The Best Waterfalls in the Western United States

The Best Waterfalls in the Western United States
I have listed my top 10 waterfalls that you need to visit in the Western United States. Waterfalls are more than just beautiful. The sound of waterfalls draws you into its beauty and keep you there if you can spare to be. Look out and escape into nature. 

Zion National Park

Zion National Park
Zion National Park is a beautiful place that everyone needs to visit. Here are my top two favorite hikes that are unique in their own way.

Climbing Routes in California

Climbing Routes in California
Are you from California or just visiting? Take a trip to one of these areas for a great climbing experience!

How to Choose a Hammock for Camping With Your Dog

How to Choose a Hammock for Camping With Your Dog
Guest Post by: Natalie Hemsworth Deciding to go hammock camping with your dog is very exciting. If you haven’t done it yet, there’s a lot of ex...