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    3 Quick and Useful Knots

    When in doubts with knots- tie lots! But these 3 are useful knots, and easy to learn- so why not learn them properly? Hereโ€™s a quick guide on the 3 knots:ย …

  • Trail Mix

    Love Trail Mix? Grab This Formula!

    SO MUCH ENERGY!! …. is what I want to be saying midway through the trail. I think I can safely say that most people love trail mix. Who wouldn’t love a…

  • Lynn Hoffman in Dharamshala

    Dr. Lynn Hoffman on Making the Most of Your Adventures!

    โ€œThats the real difference between travel and adventure. Adventure is when weโ€™re excited and weโ€™re part of everything that’s going onโ€ฆ and to be part of everything that’s going on we…

  • day hike

    5 Things You Need On a Day Hike

    This is a question most people want to know! What should they bring on a day hike? Where the confusion lies typically is that people donโ€™t know how much is too…

  • 2 DIY Fire Starters You Probably Have in Your Home

    In a survival situation, fire is your life source. This isnโ€™t an article on building fires (that comes later!), just starting them! Before you attempt to start your fire, you should…

  • booking campsites

    What You Need To Know About Booking Campsites

    Camping Reservations: Spring is the Time to Book for Summer!ย  Now is the time for booking campsites! You can book up to three months in advance, and for popular areas and…

  • hiking jacket

    Best Hiking Jacket: Review

    Today is a gear review on one of my most-used pieces of clothing while hiking: The Columbia Arcadia II Women’s Shell Jacket. This is my favourite hiking jacket, and I consider…

  • prairie mountain

    Prairie Mountain Hiking Guide

    An alarm goes off at 4 am. This is the time I got up this past Tuesday for an (almost!) sunrise ascent of Prairie Mountain with my friend Jess. Prairie Mountain…