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Seattle Sports Co. AquaKnot 1800 Backpack Review

Seattle Sports Co. AquaKnot 1800 Backpack Review

Designed for rafting, canyoneering and cycling, the AquaKnot 1800 handles the elements. I set out for some casual wear-and-tear as well as some rough-and-tumble beating.[Read More…]

by November 20, 2014 0 comments Gear
Aqua-Bound Freedom Paddle Review

Aqua-Bound Freedom Paddle Review

When I’m stand-up paddle boarding and focusing on my balance, I usually find myself wishing my load could be just a little lighter. Mostly my[Read More…]

by November 19, 2014 0 comments Gear
A Military Rescue in Madagascar: Risks of Exploring Uncharted Regions

A Military Rescue in Madagascar: Risks of Exploring Uncharted Regions

  As I pulled out the satellite phone, I thought to myself, “I can’t believe I’m about to do this. I can’t believe I am[Read More…]

by November 18, 2014 0 comments Community
Armpocket® Armband Aero i-10 Review

Armpocket® Armband Aero i-10 Review

You know you’re a runner when you think it’s perfectly reasonable to get up before sunrise to squeeze in a run before work; or you[Read More…]

by November 18, 2014 0 comments Gear
Get to Know Andy Best: Adventuring’s Favorite Photographer

Get to Know Andy Best: Adventuring’s Favorite Photographer

In the world of outdoor photography and cinematography, this is the guy to watch. Andy Best is adventuring big, putting in the miles and capturing[Read More…]

by November 17, 2014 0 comments Community
Cotopaxi Pacaya Insulated Jacket Review

Cotopaxi Pacaya Insulated Jacket Review

The cold weather has officially come to Washington. This past week was all blue skies, meaning no rain and no clouds to insulate us against[Read More…]

by November 16, 2014 0 comments Gear
Greying, dead tree trunks were the only over story for the first twelve miles of the Andrews Creek trail - Photo by Linda Knutson

Hiking with Horses: How Aging Hikers Can Take on the Wilderness

I think we can all relate to and prepare for living unconnected and in natural grandeur, but we don’t think about the wonderful gift of[Read More…]

by November 13, 2014 0 comments Community, Trails
Hiking the Juan de Fuca Marine Trail on Vancouver Island

Hiking the Juan de Fuca Marine Trail on Vancouver Island

Vancouver Island British Columbia has many fine hiking trails including the world famous West Coast Trail on the southwest coast. Unfortunately, the quota system for[Read More…]

by November 12, 2014 0 comments Trails
Norway’s Brekkefossen Waterfall Trail

Norway’s Brekkefossen Waterfall Trail

Visitors to Flam, Norway are greeted with an abundance of adventures to enjoy during their stay. One of the local favorites is the Brekkefossen Waterfall.[Read More…]

by November 10, 2014 0 comments Trails
Coldwater Lake

Coldwater Lake

The shimmering waters of the Fjord ripple below ragged, tundra-clad peaks, its waters lined by the stunted forest of the high arctic. The lonely cry[Read More…]

by November 6, 2014 0 comments Trails

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