Ready for the adult, outdoorsy version of the “going on a picnic” game?! Here it is! This is the essential A to Z list of everything you need for your next camping trip! Keep in mind, certain seasons and locations will have more specific needs, but this is a great place to start for the essentials! Whether you’re planning your first camping trip or a seasoned camper, let this be a little reminder of how to best be prepared! I am curious – what else would you add to the list?
Learn Hiking Etiquette 101 to be kind to others and nature!
Written October 14, 2021 I have mentioned the Leave No Trace principles many times on this blog, so I wanted to make a quick post about the seven principles! I first became aware of these during early days of exploring in Washington state. I took a few classes at REI to learn about hiking and […]
I really don’t want you to be overly impressed here. I have to be honest: I knew barely anything about outdoor excursions before I started adventuring in Washington, and I still recognize there is tons to learn. Between local REI classes, getting outside to play, and having trusted friends as guides, I definitely feel more adept in […]