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Category Archives: Adventure

Mandi Standing in a Meadow Looking at Mountains in the Danaher Valley, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Montana

4 Edible Plants for Your Wilderness Survival Kit

Does the scene of Chris McCandless picking the wrong potato plant haunt anyone else’s trail nightmares like it

Hiking Boot on Blackfoot River in Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex

The Backpacking Gear I Wish I Packed or Left Behind

About a week ago, I returned from a backpacking and backcountry volunteer service project in the Bob Marshall

wilderness volunteer project

Wilderness Volunteer Projects, Why You Need to Go

I’m so excited to share news! This weekend, I will embark on my first wilderness volunteer project with the Bob

Beer Crack V3 Bouldering Vedauwoo Wyoming

5 Badass Tips for Conquering Vedauwoo Climbing Pain

Crack climbing, in general, is uncomfortable. In fact, when I first learned, I was told, “If it hurts,

2015 Best Adventures

It’s that time of year again when December swings around on the calendar so fast that it gives us whiplash. I

3 Easy Rocky Mountain Snowshoeing Trails

Nothing made me feel more like an adventurer than snowshoeing through Rocky Mountain National Park. Even for someone

How to Poop on a River Rafting Trip

You might remember that in August this year, I took my first river rafting trip with my boyfriend, Mike, and his

People’s State Park | Barkhamsted Lighthouse Trail

This past weekend, I had the opportunity to travel back to my home state of Connecticut (for my best friend’s

Mt. Bierstadt, A Colorado 14er

Mt. Bierstadt, a 14,060-ft mountain, one of more than 50 of Colorado’s peaks that surpass 14,000 feet in

River Rafting Adventure

My sun hat, the Salmon River guidebook, my camera in its Ruggard Holster Bag, and its dry-bag to keep it safe