Adventure Through the Holidays – Go on a Hike!






    We’re on WEEK 3 of this #HolidayAdventure and we so hope you’re joining us!! Again, it’s super easy. Just pick 4 of the 7 challenges we have listed HERE, do them over the course of the next 7 weeks and then fill out the form when you’re done. Honor system and easy peasy. Then we’ll […]

    12 Days of Gear Giveaways Day 2: Hike On!






      **Check here to keep up with all the giveaways for our 12 Days of Gear Giveaways Event!** Oh how we love hiking. It’s one of those activities you can do just about year-round (even if you have to strap on some snowshoes or spikes in the winter!) It’s our sanity fall-back adventure of choice…just a […]

      6 Tricks for Encouraging Kids Down the Trail






        I know that we are entering into the cooler (or colder?) months, but that doesn’t mean that trail time is over. In fact, when the heat finally lets up is some of my favorite times to get out. No bugs, no heat, no more horribly stinky feet! Ok, maybe feet still don’t get stinky, but […]

        Until Next Year #takeahike






          Thank you for joining us for the past 8 weeks as we hiked and gave away prizes and were inspired by YOU! We loved seeing your photos and reading your stories and feeling like we were hiking together. And you helped US get out on those weeks when we didn’t really feel like it (because […]

          *Bonus* LAST week of #takeahike






            **Winners have been announced! Please scroll down to see if it was you!**   We are seriously in the LAST week of #takeahike. Can you believe it??? I certainly can’t. Be sure to check back on the previous week’s challenges and see our winners here.  We sure do hope you keep on hiking – the […]

            Take a Hike Week #7 (Just a day late!)






              So sorry we are a day late starting this week – we’ll give you an extra day to hike too! Sometimes the opportunity to adventure comes up and the computer gets put on the back burner for just a little bit. We figured you would understand. However, here we go! The second to last week […]

              It’s Week #6 of #takeahike !






                **Winners have been announced! Scroll down to see them!** It’s Week #6 and we love this challenge because it is up to YOU to show us how you are challenging YOURSELF. So, be sure to explain your photos as you share them with us (so we get the full story!) Be sure to read all […]

                #takeahike Week 5: Get Some Elevation!






                  **Winners have been announced! Scroll down to see if it was you!!** Yep, we are STILL hiking!! And it’s awesome. Not only are you getting out, but you are helping challenge US too! Anyone thinking the hiking is getting easier and everyone is enjoying it just a little more? No?? Oh well – we all have […]

                  Take a Hike and Pack a Picnic (#takeahike Week 4!)






                    **WINNERS have been announced below! Scroll down to see if it was you!** One of the reasons we all love to hike is because it means we can eat more, right?! Well maybe not ALL of us, but around here, we love combining hiking with picnics (or at least heavy snacks). This week we want […]

                    We hope you #takeahike with us this week! *Week 3*






                      **Winners have been announced! Scroll down to see them!** Another Monday, another hiking challenge! This one was the toughest for me last year…because the trails around here just aren’t that DIRTY! Which is a really good thing. But, not everywhere is a National Park…and there are plenty of disrespectful people who leave their junk everywhere. […]