Tag Archives: outdoors

10 Must Have Hiking Supplies You Can’t Afford To Leave Home

10 Must Have Hiking Supplies You Can't Afford To Leave Home

We love hiking season! We love the spectacular views, a cool breeze on your face, a waterfall at your destination, sandy dunes, rock outcroppings, trees, all of it. There is something about being in nature that makes the worries of the world, well… less worrisome. Hiking is not only a great way to get away […]

Camping 101: Where To Pitch Your Tent?

Camping 101: Where To Pitch Your Tent?

  It’s camping season! If you’re anything like us, you’re looking forward to night time skies filled with stars, roaring fires with the smell of roasting marshmallows, and of course, warmer nights that mean you can sleep outdoors. If you are headed out with a tent and sleeping bag, ready for an adventure, you’ll need […]

4 Ways To Build A Fire Without Matches

4 ways to start a fire without matches

  If you ever find yourself in a survival situation, one of the first things you’ll be thinking of is fire. It provides a means of staying warm, a way of cooking your food, or boiling and purifying water. It also provides a bit of comfort in what could be a very scary situation. However, […]

Things You Need To Know About an Avalanche

Avalanche Preparedness

It’s the perfect time for winter sports! Whether it be snowshoeing, skiing, snowboarding, mountaineering, snowmobiling, or other sport, the snow is calling to you. It can be relaxing and peaceful to spend some time in a world blanketed by snow. Everything looks clean and pure. However, the snow can hold hidden dangers. Avalanches happen quickly. […]

Surviving The Flood Waters

Surviving The Flood

This winter has brought plenty of snow and rain to the western states. We’ve been seeing record amounts of moisture, and while it is much needed due to the droughts that have been experienced in recent years, the levels we’re seeing are causing other natural disasters such as floods. While the waters rise, images of […]