Oh, hello! We're Sam and Jacob, an outdoor-loving couple who love all kinds of adventure. We're lucky enough to live in the beautiful Pacific Northwest and if you haven't already guessed, we love, love, love the outdoors. If we could, we'd spend every day outside. We truly believe these adventures are for everyone and can't wait to share it all with you!
While we love the outdoors, we also enjoy all kinds of travel. You'll find plenty of info about hiking, road trips, and camping on our blog, but you'll also find city adventures, tours, and just plain fun adventures. We don't just travel one way, so why should our blog be limited?
We want to help and inspire you to explore this beautiful world!
Who are we?
Our story began in a small town in the north Okanagan.
Rewind to the early 2000s when we were still kids. Jacob and I went to the same elementary and high school. We shared classes with the other's siblings. We knew the same people our entire lives and probably have photos with each other as little kids! But we didn't know each other. In fact, we'd barely spoken.
It wasn't until after graduation and moving to the “big” city of Kelowna that we finally met. A few short months later and we were smitten.
Fast forward to now and we're busy exploring the world together. Whether it's chasing waterfalls, scaling mountains, or braving new experiences, our favourite way to adventure is together.
Why did we start our blog?
We've always loved exploring, but these past few years we've really fallen head-over-heels with the wilderness. The mountains, lakes, and rivers are our inspiration to live an adventurous life. But with our love came frustration with the lack of detailed information about the beautiful trails and adventures available here in the Okanagan and Pacific Northwest.
We'll share the important details of what you're getting into. So instead of showing you a beautiful picture and sending you on a wild goose chase (done that a few times!), we'll show you the beautiful picture and all the info you need to have a wonderful time on your adventure.
Explore your world
We know that setting out into the wild or on a road trip can be intimidating, especially if you haven't done it much before. Hell, I was terrified the first time we went on a trip — what if we ran into problems in a foreign country or I hadn't planned properly? (I'm a huge fan of planning, FYI)
We want to help alleviate your worries and to help you become a master explorer! While we're based in the Pacific Northwest and strive to show off our corner of the world, we urge you to explore beyond these borders and take your adventures worldwide! We'll share our worldly adventures with you as well!
Thanks for exploring our tiny corner of the internet! As always, if you have questions, want to say hey, or have a great story to share, we want to hear from you!
If you want to connect with us and support us, we'll really appreciate it! It's because of people like you that we keep this site going :)
Hey there, we're Sam and Jacob! We're based in the Pacific Northwest and we love hiking, road tripping, and everything travel and outdoor related.
We hope to inspire and empower you to explore the great outdoors and experience everything this beautiful world has to offer!