SunRidge Farms Trail Mix – Product Review

SunRidge Farms Trail Mix – Product Review

Fueling outdoor adventures with calories is usually a bland task occasionally punctuated with a minimal spice kit and your choice of hot sauce.  Nothing is[Read More…]

by September 22, 2016 0 comments Community, Gear
EcoZoom Dura Rocket – The Ideal Base Camp Stove

EcoZoom Dura Rocket – The Ideal Base Camp Stove

This nifty cast iron stove from EcoZoom is called the Dura Rocket.  The compact and durable Dura Rocket might become the ideal addition to your next base camp[Read More…]

by September 20, 2016 0 comments Community
Adventure Medical Kit – Product Review

Adventure Medical Kit – Product Review

Earlier this year, I completed a Wilderness First Aid (WFA) certification. I took the course to better equip myself to handle the inevitable blister, falling[Read More…]

by September 18, 2016 0 comments Community, Gear
Fear and Loathing on the Yellowstone River Trail

Fear and Loathing on the Yellowstone River Trail

  The thought “Well that title’s a bit dramatic” probably crossed your mind. Just wait, it gets worse. Backpacking the Yellowstone River trail ranks among one[Read More…]

by September 14, 2016 0 comments Community, Fireside
Outdoor Retailer 2016 Editor’s Picks – Outdoor Retailer Inspiring Stories

Outdoor Retailer 2016 Editor’s Picks – Outdoor Retailer Inspiring Stories

There are thousands of vendors at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market exposition.  And while it is easy to get lost in the crowd, some companies[Read More…]

by September 7, 2016 0 comments Community
Breaking News – Puget Sound Open Water Swim Record Set

Breaking News – Puget Sound Open Water Swim Record Set

A Puget Sound open water swim record was set Sunday when swimmer Erika Norris set a new record for the 10.4 mile Amy Hiland Swim[Read More…]

by September 6, 2016 0 comments Breaking News
Elite DriDown Hoody

Elite DriDown Hoody

Finally, a down jacket that is dressed to impress on the trail; not just the city sidewalk. Avid outdoors enthusiasts flock to down coats because[Read More…]

by September 4, 2016 0 comments Community, Gear
Book Review – Awesome Woman’s Outdoor Guide

Book Review – Awesome Woman’s Outdoor Guide

A WOMAN’S GUIDE TO THE WILD Your Complete Outdoor Handbook By Ruby McConnel and Illustrated by Teresa Grasseschi 287 pp. Available through Sasquatch Books or[Read More…]

by August 30, 2016 0 comments Community, Skills
Backpack Kayaking – Alpine Lake Adventure

Backpack Kayaking – Alpine Lake Adventure

As we trekked down the path, the rain created an eerie setting. We’d gotten a late start on our backpack kayaking trip and the sky[Read More…]

by August 25, 2016 0 comments Community
USAF 50 Summits Challenge – Honoring Those That Give So Much

USAF 50 Summits Challenge – Honoring Those That Give So Much

Forget the tiny man-made Space Needle.  When it comes to the Washington State icon, one that can be seen from well over 100 miles away,[Read More…]

by August 22, 2016 0 comments Community