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Best Hiking Boots for Women

    ***UPDATED for 2018!*** Having good hiking boots is key to having a great hiking trip! And just like every body is different, we all have different FEET too. I enlisted some help from my favorite women hikers to round up the best hiking boots for women. This is one of those posts that I will also […]

    Choosing the Right Hiking Boots

      This summer the boys and Mtn Papa and I have had an opportunity to wear some new hiking boot styles from Hi-Tec. To be quite honest, I have been only mildly impressed in the past with Hi-Tec, but after this round of testing have bumped them up to an all-around favorite for our family. It’s one […]

      12 Days of Gear Giveaways: Day 6 – His and Hers Hiking Boots

        If you just found us, welcome! We’re so glad you’re here. Be sure to go to our START HERE page for a better idea of what we’re all about! We hope you stick around and join our community – we love getting families outside. You can also find links to all our giveaways here.  This summer Mtn Papa and I […]

        Outfitting Kids for Hiking and Camping

          It’s finally here! Spring and then summer and hiking and camping and all things outdoors. After a long winter, we are more than ready to get out in nature as much as possible (without having to wrestle everyone into snow suits).   This is the time of the year that I always do a little […]

          Best Hiking Gear for Kids

            As much as I know it can be hard to swallow because of how fast they grow, kids do benefit from proper hiking gear just like adults.  Here’s a list of some of our favorites that we have used and loved this summer.  Many of these links are affiliates.  Thank you so much for clicking […]

            7 Tips for Fun Winter Hiking with Kids {Guest Post}

              I am pleased to welcome my blogging peer, Rebecca of Just Trails, to the site today.  Make sure you check out her bio at the bottom of the post on where to find her!  Her tips are great! A few weeks ago I was at the library for story time with my two kids (age […]

              Hi-Tec Harmony Women’s Boot Review + Giveaway!

                The Harmony Mid WP hiking boots from Hi-Tec are extremely light, waterproof, and fit this gal’s wide feet!

                Spring Outdoor Gear Guide for Women

                  I just came home from first weekend of sun this spring. Warmer weather comes slowly here in the Tetons, but once it does, the sun is intense and the temperatures vary quickly and often throughout the day. It’s literally just above freezing in the morning, hot in the direct sunlight in the afternoon and storms […]

                  Mishmi Takin for Wet Weather Adventuring (Hot OR Cold!)

                    “Mishmi Takin is more than just a brand, it is about finding passion for life in completely unexpected places.” The goal of Mishmi Takin is to make gear that keeps you dry and comfortable in wet climates, both hot AND cold. Inspired by the Mishmi Hills in the Eastern Himalayas, owner Kapil realized that there was […]

                    Plantar Fasciitis Relief with Vionic Shoes

                      After M was born last February, I was anxious to get back moving after 10 weeks of being told to “take it easy” to prevent her coming early. With a history of two premies, it was the sort of advice I had finally learned to take seriously (only took me 4 kids to figure it […]