The 7 items people often forget to pack when hiking

Sometimes the excitement of an outdoor adventure causes us to forget to pack essential items. Or, perhaps, inexperience has us thinking we only need certain things. Whatever the case may be, it’s important to always be prepared for a hike regardless… Read More

12 essential items to pack for hiking

Regardless on the duration or length of a hike, there are essential items that should be included in everyone’s hiking bag. The following is a list of the 12 essential items that I believe every hiker should pack: Light source –… Read More

Tips for visiting The Preston Castle

The Preston Castle is private property. You are unable to legally access the castle without participating in an official tour by the Preston Castle Foundation. Prior to heading on the tour, check out my tips below to help better prepare you… Read More

14 Tips for hiking in Desolation Wilderness

However, since Desolation Wilderness is filled with lakes, mountain peaks, changing weather and wildlife, it can also be a dangerous place for those who are inexperienced. The following is a list to better prepare you for your next Desolation Wilderness adventure:… Read More

10 tips for traveling with a teenager

Here are 10 Tips to help you make your next travel with a teenager a successful one: Involved In Planning Prior to even leaving your home, you can set the tone for a great trip by getting your teenager involved in the… Read More

5 Ways to have more fun when traveling with your kids

I have a 16 year old daughter and a 7 year old son. I love them dearly and I enjoy their uniquely different personalities. However, it does make trips a bit more challenging when planning out the details. Because, not only… Read More