A lot of my time spent in the wilderness is idle, waiting in a location for several days until the right light happens so I can take a photo.
Canada has been on my list of places to see for quite some time, so a friend and I packed up our car and headed north for what ended up being a 2,800 mile round trip.
Village dogs’ yelps split the air, unseen and untethered in the night. For the first time I begin to question this adventure since blindly groping to mute the alarm at 2:30 AM.
When we think of traveling across Europe, planes, trains, and backpacking come to mind.
Name: Erik Holmes | Age: 25 | Location: Honolulu, HI. What’s your day job? I'm working on my PhD in mathematics...
As a sophomore in college, I had the opportunity to do a study abroad in New Zealand. It was through the Recreation Management Program, which was a dream come true for my adventurous spirit.
I’ve continuously struggled with anxiety and the relentless pressure to please everyone all the time.
This isn't a story to convince you to quit your job and spend all your days on the trail. Backpacking isn't for everyone, let alone spending weeks on the trail.
Spring wanderings in Sedona are truly a very special time.
Located near the bottom of South America in Chilean Patagonia, Torres del Paine takes a significant effort to reach from nearly every country in the Northern Hemisphere.
Apple Oatmeal Cones I haven't had much luck packing in snow cones during the summer months, so here's a killer alternative for all you camp hack lovers out there.
We love adventures in the snow, but winters in Idaho can be long and cold and we know you’re getting just as excited as we are for springtime.
It all started when Tim and James asked me if I knew of Havasupai and Havasu Falls.
Georgia is home to epic mountain lookouts, beautiful hiking and biking trails, raging waterfalls and more rivers and lakes than you could paddle in a lifetime.
While the "super bloom" is being experienced in several places throughout California, perhaps the best place to catch it in Orange County is in Lake Elsinore.
One of the biggest misconceptions is that small dogs are for laps and bigger dogs are for everything else. Well I'm here to tell you that's just not true.
The Grand Canyon is most likely already on your - and just about everyone else's - bucket list, but if you need a little extra motivation to actually plan the trip, check out these photos.
Some of these spots are easy access, just off the side of the road and others require a hike to get up where the flowers are.
Finding a balance between feeling prepared yet not carrying unnecessary items is a tall order for any outdoor enthusiast.
We arrived in Norway with far too little money and our decision to go in the middle of winter was beginning to seem…reckless.
From atop a rock outcropping a mile past the end of Soldier's Pass Trail Several weeks ago I was attempting to decide what I wanted to do for my spring break from my masters degree program, as I did.
I have a mantra in life that I should always be inspired by where I live.
Imagine getting up tomorrow morning, excited for the day you're about to spend outside. You grab a big breakfast, your hiking boots, and a packed backpack.
There is no better way to see what you're made of and test your outdoor skills than in the backcountry and - this part is up for debate - there is no better place to explore the backcountry than the .