A guide to adventure, travel and exploration.
The photo is nothing special unless you know what you’re looking at. I studied the breakup of the former Yugoslavia for a presentation back in high school and became fascinated … Read More
Sometimes the most spectacular pictures are not about what is in front of the camera, but what is going on behind it. When I was in college I took a … Read More
Blue Ridge Mountains from Julian State on Vimeo.
I’ve been inspired by photos and stories of Smokey Mountain National Park, Blue Ridge Mountains, Blue Ridge Parkway and the Appalachian Trail for many years. This past fall I … Read More
This should be your go-to cheat sheet for maintaining a safe water source. Lifted straight from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, this thorough chart lays down the law in … Read More
Well, at least they are the best in my opinion, but that is always subject to change! This is currently my favorite app combo for hitting the slopes. … Read More
A few months ago I got the opportunity to try out the website LighterPack. It is currently being built by Galen Maly as an online inventory and organization tool, mainly … Read More
Tying knots has never been my strong point. It really has nothing to do with them being complicated or difficult to tie, but rather a memory problem. I can’t remember … Read More
This is currently my favorite method for tightening a ridgeline, tie-out, guy-out, clothesline or any other sort of line. The Figure 9 from Nite Ize does a great job tensioning … Read More