When you’re backpacking, a campsite location can be the difference between a really good trip and one that goes downhill quickly. Today we’re looking back on the camping spots we’ve thoroughly enjoyed, the sites we’ve struggled with, and the ones we’ve had mixed opinions on with their various pros and cons. In our last update … More Location, Location, Location
After weeks of acquiring items – long hours of research, trips to local and distant outdoor stores and searching for deals online – we were prepared to embark on our first trip in the wilderness… almost. I say almost because as my Husband already explained, trying to obtain quality backpacking gear for two people in … More Our First Backpacking Trip
Kaeden kicks hiking knowledge on the trail in a video series we’re dubbing ‘Kaeden Knows Nature’ This week finds us in the beautiful Clifton Gorge at John Bryan State Park:
For your entertainment at our misfortune, we present Bailey Vs. The Blowdown: Please don’t try this at home. We’re professionals!
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