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...
19 Oct 2017
Mesa Verde (literally “green table”) is great because it provides more than just fantastic wilderness hiking trails, it’s a way to experience ancient...
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...
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...
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...
25 Aug 2016
The Lake District of Cumbria in northwestern England is a majestic region of steep, stone-cropped hills (also known as “fells”), heather moorland (an...
5 Jul 2016
Though we would much rather hike the ridges of towering mountains and scramble steep trails of deep wildernesses; time and life often gets in the way....
22 Jun 2016
It’s difficult to pack light and still manage to carry everything you need. That’s why “two is one and one is none” is a good motto to keep. If some...
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It is in an adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves- in finding themselves.