Sea to Summit Reactor Sleeping Bag Liner Review

Sea to Summit Reactor Sleeping Bag Liner Review

This is my go to liner for 90% of my backpacking and car camping trips. It provides warmth without causing overheating, and the fabric is so comfortable!

My Favorite Photography Spots at Samuel Boardman — Oregon

My Favorite Photography Spots at Samuel Boardman — Oregon

A couple of my favorite hikes and spots for truly experiencing the rugged coast of S. Oregon, my favorite stretch of Pacific coast. Ever.

3 Day Jungle Trek Backpacking Corcovado National Park Costa Rica

3 Day Jungle Trek Backpacking Corcovado National Park Costa Rica

Planning a Corcovado backpacking trip is no straight forward task, so here are some tips I've gathered from our trip to help you plan

How I Save Money on Camping and Hiking Gear

How I Save Money on Camping and Hiking Gear

Outdoor gear is not cheap, so here are a couple of tips I’ve found that have helped me save a little on gear

My Favorite Things to Do on the Big Island of Hawaii

My Favorite Things to Do on the Big Island of Hawaii

Not your typical tropical destination, the Big Island has something to offer every traveler from geothermal activity, lush hikes, or delicious food!

What To Do At Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

What To Do At Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Here are a couple spots you’ll want to be sure not to miss during your day trip to Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island

GDome GoPro Split Shot Dome Review

GDome GoPro Split Shot Dome Review

Getting those photogenic over-under shots with the GoPro require a large dome, and GDome has some great accessories to help your photography

Hike Waipio Valley — Big Island, Hawaii

Hike Waipio Valley — Big Island, Hawaii

The hike down Waipio Valley to the black sand beach is not for the faint of heart, as it is the steepest road of its length in the US!

Favorite Packable Hammock - Sea to Summit Ultralight Hammock Review

Favorite Packable Hammock - Sea to Summit Ultralight Hammock Review

The lightest and most compact in its class, this hammock is actually very versatile and can be used for travel, dayhiking, and backpacking

Hike Pololu Valley — Big Island, Hawaii

Hike Pololu Valley — Big Island, Hawaii

Our favorite hike on the Big Island, this short trail offers some of the best views of sheer coastal cliffs and lush rolling valley hills on the island

Akaka Falls Loop Hike — Akaka Falls State Park, Hawaii

Akaka Falls Loop Hike — Akaka Falls State Park, Hawaii

This nice walking trail in the Hilo region leads you through lush vegetation and eventually to several good viewpoints of the 442 foot tall Akaka Falls.

5 Day New Zealand North Island Itinerary For The Outdoors Lover

5 Day New Zealand North Island Itinerary For The Outdoors Lover

We had 5 days to explore some of the warmer coastal regions, beaches, and redwood forests of the north island of New Zealand

Food time! My Favorite Backpacking Meals

Food time! My Favorite Backpacking Meals

What to eat while backpacking? Here are some of my favorite snacks, breakfasts, lunch, and dinner meal ideas for your next backcountry trip

A Winter Weekend in Siskiyou County — Northern California

A Winter Weekend in Siskiyou County — Northern California

Only 5 hours from the Bay Area, Siskiyou County has so much to offer, even in the winter! Here are some ideas of things to do in California's north

Favorite Caves to Explore at Lava Beds National Monument, CA

Favorite Caves to Explore at Lava Beds National Monument, CA

Located on the very northern edge of California, the park makes a great day trip for spelunkers of all ages and experiences