Tips + Tricks

These tips and tricks will make your hiking, camping, and road trips easier.

Winter hiking tips for a fun and safe adventure

Winter Hiking Tips for a Safe + Fun Adventure

Last updated October 12, 2019Oh, winter. I can’t say it’s my favourite season, but I’m slowly learning to embrace it. Part of that means learning to do what I love in the…

Trail Etiquette — How Not to Be a Jerk While Hiking

Last updated October 12, 2019Jacob and I enjoy hiking for many reasons and one of them is to spend quality time together. We have roommates, so it can sometimes be hard to…

15 Hilarious Adult Road Trip Games

Last updated October 12, 2019Road trips are an amazing way to create fantastic new memories with your families and friends. You’re exploring awesome new places, what’s not to love? But when you’re…

How to Choose Your Perfect Hiking Trail

Last updated October 12, 2019Hiking is easy enough, right? One foot after the other. It’s just like walking. Sorta… kinda. Even though hiking seems simple, if you’re not careful you can get…

10 Hiking Essentials You Should Always Pack

Last updated October 12, 2019When you’re new to the outdoors, it can be overwhelming with how much you need to learn. Between staying safe, learning the lingo, finding the right gear, and…

How to Stay Hydrated in Hot Weather

Last updated October 12, 2019We’re well into summer here in the Okanagan and with that comes blazing heat. Even though I love the outdoors, I don’t normally want to go outside in such high temperatures. When…

Camping in the Rain — How to Not Hate It

Last updated October 12, 2019The Pacific Northwest is pretty much known for its rain. How else do we get such lust forests? Even though Jacob and I live in the Okanagan which…

Airbnb: a Beginner’s Guide

Last updated October 12, 2019Jacob and I are huge fans of camping, but every once in awhile we hit a point where we can’t sleep on the ground for another night. Or…