Parents, if you struggle to find high -performing, great gear for your kids that doesn't cost an arm and a leg, you're not alone. It's tough navigating through the outdoor industry to find a balance between what you can afford and what is actually going to perform. Shred Dog is here to change all … [Read more...] about Introducing Shred Dog: Performance Ski Gear for Kids!
Finally! It's cold enough to wear fall and winter styles (at least part of the time). This is my favorite time of the year and a reason to celebrate. I rounded up my favorites that are not only cute, but entirely functional for people who love to be outside and active. You'll notice they're a little … [Read more...] about Outdoor Women: The Best for Fall & Winter
I’ve got a confession to make. My family is big into the day trip. We will adventure from sun up to sun down – taking a road trip, going for a hike, hitting the river. But with a five year old who doesn’t (always) sleep through the night, a four year old who doesn’t (often) sleep through the … [Read more...] about The Best Coffee Makers and Coffee Blends for Hiking
The truth? Winter is our favorite season. We look forward to XC skiing, downhill skiing, sledding, yurt stays, and lots and lots of playing. We also feel that having the correct gear is even more essential in the winter to keep safe and have fun. We compiled some of our favorite gear … [Read more...] about Outdoor Family Winter Gear Guide
I’m on my county’s search and rescue team, and educating hikers about how to hike safely is one of my greatest passions as a SAR member and blogger. While there are certain things we SAR teams hope every hiker will take the time to learn, no matter what the season, there are a few extra precautions … [Read more...] about Hiking Safety Tips for Fall
Mountain biking is quickly expanding to allow for the youngest of riders to hit the trails on two wheels. What once was a sport for more elite athletes, there is now both an abundance of gear (including bikes) and trails to allow the whole family to get out. Below we list some of our favorites … [Read more...] about Mountain Biking with Kids