Two Weeks in New Zealand Looking to spend two weeks in New Zealand? I’ve got a fantastic itinerary for you that will cover the North Island and the South Island – but, don’t expect to sit around doing nothing. You’ll have … Continued
Traveling alone is cool in its own way, but so is group travel! However, traveling with friends can be difficult and can even lead to rifts in those friendships that could otherwise be avoided. Don’t fall victim – here are … Continued
How to Travel Cheap I believe that to travel cheap is to travel often. Read on and I’ll tell you how I manage to travel cheap AND often while still maintaining a full time career. I keep seeing all these … Continued
I’ve recently started dehydrating food for backpacking, and I absolutely prefer it over store bought meals. However, if you’re considering dehydrating food for backpacking, make sure you know what you’re getting yourself into! There are a lot of things to … Continued
There are two types of Ragnar races. One is a through road relay race, where you get a team and some vans to follow and you relay race from one place to another. For example, there’s one that goes from Long Beach to San Diego. You’ll see these painted white vans chasing after people in costume as they run along.
The other type of Ragnar is like the one I just did in Snowmass. Instead of going from one place to the next, you camp out and do trail loops that all start and end at the same relay station.
I had a pretty good 2015, overall. There were ups, there were downs, but I definitely made the most of it! What’s important is that in each adventure, you learn something. I think in life we should continually be trying to learn everything we can – about ourselves, others, the world, life – all of it! Here are the 12 biggest lessons I learned in 12 months of adventuring.
I think everyone should live somewhere else at least once in their life. There’s risk involved, and it’s not an easy thing to do – to pick up the life you know and start from scratch somewhere else. But, you … Continued
Up until about 2010, I was constantly searching for my own backpacking tips for beginners…because I was one! Before that, I went camping occasionally, traveled and snowboarded here and there, but my passion for the outdoors and adventure hadn’t really … Continued