It is in an adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves- in finding themselves.-Andre Gide
When despair for the world grows in me... I come into the peace of wild things. -Wendall Berry
Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction. -E.O. Wilson
30 Jan 2019
It’s a new year, and while some are planning to kick their old habits to the curb, others are looking for a new hobby or adventure. With winter in ful...
25 Oct 2017
| Chris D.
With the calendar and weather changing from summer into fall and then winter, many people think that access to the backcountry will have to wait until...
11 Oct 2017
For many veterans, finishing their time in the military and returning to the civilian world is daunting. Many struggle from both physical and mental w...
14 Sep 2017
Journeying into the backcountry with friends is much safer and can be a great time. However, people just piss you off sometimes, and they’re the reaso...
6 Sep 2017
There’s a saying that goes “be bold start cold.” Now, I have no idea where it originated, but I first heard it while in the military during winter war...
22 Aug 2017
Nearly everyone on the continent (maybe the world?) has either been to, or at least seen a picture of, the largest canyon in the world, the Grand Cany...
25 Jan 2017
Everyone has his or her own ideal expectations for an excursion into the backcountry. Many of us want it all: soaring jagged mountains, crystal clear...
23 Dec 2016
1. Technology- by far the greatest thing to happen to the fly fishing enthusiast has got to be the advances in gear and applications due to advances i...
9 Nov 2016
My eyes cracked open as I scrambled to my phone to silence the alarm before it woke the others in the shelter. I had set the alarm for 4:30am so that...
26 Oct 2016
West of Lake Tahoe in Tahoe National Forest near the northern most region of the beautiful Sierra Nevada mountains runs the North, Middle, and South Y...
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It is in an adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves- in finding themselves.