Stop and smell the roses Saturday! 5 ways to enjoy the outdoors even more!

Learning how to identify bird songs makes a walk through nature a feast for the ears as well as the eyes. Volunteering at a public garden or park is a wonderful way to enjoy nature and give back to the community! Pick up a field guide and learn more about the flowers, trees, and other plants that grow where… Read More Stop and smell the roses Saturday! 5 ways to enjoy the outdoors even more!

Ten gift ideas for the backpacker in your life

Backpackers tend to be minimalist, transient souls. This fact often makes choosing a gift for your favorite hiker difficult. I have included a few of my favorite items below. I hope you find something they’ll (or you’ll) love! This crumpled map will hold up when buried under other items at the bottom of a rucksack. Also, a trail map is… Read More Ten gift ideas for the backpacker in your life