Whether we’re backpacking or car camping, there’s a good chance that we have a campfire roaring. It’s a morale booster, a way to cook, a place to socialize and a way to keep warm on those cold and chilly nights. Below is our life as told through our campfires. Enjoy!
For those of you who aren’t backpacking billionaires, you’ll want to have a plan for your budget that won’t break the bank. Holy B-words, Batman! This is why when we’re in need of a few odds and ends where we’d preferably avoid taking out a loan to further our gear needs, we turn to our … More REI Garage Sales
Let us count the ways: Roots Rain Ankle Sprain Blisters Mosquitos Biting Flies Pointless Up and Downs (PUDs) Broken Trekking Poles Busted Water Filter Chiggers Ripped Rainfly Crowded Campsite Bear Cubs Soaked Shoes Black Widow Spiders Whiny Husband (thanks, babe!) Camel Up – No Water Sources Extreme Mud – Swampy Trails Badly Blazed Inaccurate Maps … More How to Break a Backpacker
If there’s one specific location which garners the most attention when the subject of hiking is brought up during a conversation regarding Ohio, that place is Hocking Hills. It’s a sight to behold if you’ve never been, filled with plenty of waterfalls and giant rock formations, spectacular views and really good hiking trails. The main … More Hiking Through Hocking Hills
Each year, we make an attempt to make it out to the Great Smoky Mountains. There’s something magical about the area, driving home the need to keep revisiting our connection with nature. Whether we’re renting a cabin to catch up on some much needed rest and relaxation, camping deep in the forests that are teeming … More Smoky Mountain High