Patagonia alone, with just a few hundred of my closest tourist friends

Patagonia alone, with just a few hundred of my closest tourist friends

I stepped off of the plane in El Calafate, Argentina, day pack and shoulder bags stuffed full and betraying my regret at not bringing my good pack down to South America. I was sque ...

Martha Bar Natural Energy Bars review

Martha Bar Natural Energy Bars review

I am a compulsive chocolate lover, which is to say that a day without chocolate always seems to have a bit of a hole in it. I am also the type of person who runs from one thing to ...

Magellan eXplorist 350H GPS review

Magellan eXplorist 350H GPS review

A full colour GPS with topo, shaded relief or satellite image overlay and it fits in the palm of your hand. I’d say that’s pretty cool… but wait, it does more? Queue the music… The ...

Tenkara fishing on the John Muir Trail

Tenkara fishing on the John Muir Trail

In 2013 I went backpacking on the John Muir Trail, a beautiful (albeit long) hike through the Sierra Nevada mountain range... and I brought my Tenkara rod.     You can se ...

Great Outdoor Adventure wear from the Duluth Trading Co.

Great Outdoor Adventure wear from the Duluth Trading Co.

When I'm not out backpacking, I'm canoeing, fishing or working in the garage. That's when I rely on clothing of a different performance. I look for clothes that can hold up to a be ...

Eddie Bauer Kids’ Cloud Layer Hoodie

Eddie Bauer Kids’ Cloud Layer Hoodie

We’re a huge advocate of buying less, and buying quality. Instead of lots of clothes, we try to get our hands on higher quality gear that we know will perform well, last long and e ...

Bike rides: a winning way for the whole family to get out

Bike rides: a winning way for the whole family to get out

Here comes a Caravan The first Saturday of November we spontaneously decided to drive an hour to the Mission Creek in Kelowna, a trail wide and flat, as city trails often are. ...

Martha Bar Natural Energy Bars review

I am a compulsive chocolate lover, which is to say that a day without chocolate always seems to have a bit of a hole in it. I am also the type of person who runs from one thing to another, literally and figuratively: running, travelling, working a couple jobs, etc. so you can imagine how pleased I was to rece more ...

December 15, 2014 (0) comments

Survival Show Casting Call: Last Survivor

If you’re looking for your big break in the adventure television industry, or simply want to test out your uber survival skills, this may be what you’ve been waiting for. I received a Casting Call email from Natalie x at Leftfield Entertainment for a new survival series. This one sounds pretty real and pretty more ...

April 07, 2014 (3) comments

Why to invest in a Tyvek ground sheet

I honestly thought I'd use my tyvek ground sheet once or twice a year tops, which made it a hard purchase to make (even at $15). It turns out to have been one of my most used pieces of gear and best investments. Last summer I bought a 4' x 8' Tyvek ground sheet on amazon. I picked it up so I had something lig more ...

March 11, 2013 (7) comments

Culinary Adventures – Delicious Food in the Outdoors #Trailtime

One of the most memorable aspects of my outdoors experiences is the food. Whether it was the day before we picked up our food resupply on the John Muir Trail and I was down to a pack of dry rice and a snickers bar (that I boiled for breakfast), or the 3-day Bushcraft/survival trip where I got sick of eating t more ...

July 15, 2014 (0) comments

Ross Lake Packrafting Trip photo & video essay – Part 2

In the end of May I headed out to the North Cascades for a 3-day backpacking and packrafting trip, with a bit of hammock-ing thrown in for good measure. I've decided to share the experience via photo and video. Click here for Ross Lake Packrafting Part 1.   After packing up the rafts, we headed up the tr more ...

July 29, 2014 (0) comments

Eddie Bauer Kids’ Cloud Layer Hoodie

We’re a huge advocate of buying less, and buying quality. Instead of lots of clothes, we try to get our hands on higher quality gear that we know will perform well, last long and even be handed down. One of those items that fits the bill is the Eddie Bauer youth Cloud Layer Fleece Hoodie.   Our son has h more ...

November 28, 2014 (0) comments

Patagonia alone, with just a few hundred of my closest tourist friends

I stepped off of the plane in El Calafate, Argentina, day pack and shoulder bags stuffed full and betraying my regret at not bringing my good pack down to South America. I was squeezing a trip down to Patagonia just before taking my leave of Argentina, where I had been living for the preceding 4 months. There more ...

December 16, 2014 (0) comments

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