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9 Reasons to Make Truckee, CA Your Next Summer Vacation

This summer after our big backpacking excursion, my family spent a few days in Truckee, California, a cute mountain town near Lake Tahoe. ...

There’s Something about Roadtrips with Mary

Of all the ladies I follow on social media, my friend Mary is one of the most entertaining. Whether it's her three year old watering the ...

Field Fashion Inspired by the Duchess of Cambridge in Canada, September 2016

Once again, my blog post is dedicated to Kate Middleton and her latest outdoor ensemble. What else is new? She always fits in something ...

Sunrise in the Sierra Mountains

One of the most majestic sights to see in the Sierra mountains will always be a sunrise or sunset. I've never seen another mountain range ...

Two Gorgeous Swimming & Sunbathing Stops in Yosemite

As y'all may have seen here, earlier in August I went on a backpacking excursion in California with my brother and my husband, the two main ...

The Great Outdoors in Austin’s Backyard

One of the things I love about living in Austin is our proximity to the great outdoors. I can scratch the outdoor itch just about any time ...

A Guide to my Favorite Trail in the Sierra

If you are going to go on one backpacking trip in your life, might I suggest the following trail. As I said in my post yesterday, it is one ...

A Backpacking Trip Like No Other

The most beautiful and awe-inspiring places are, without fail, the hardest to write about on this blog. Nothing I say can do them justice. ...

Backpacking vs. Day Hiking: Which is Better?

I'm excited that this week I will finally be sharing my recent backpacking trip in the Sierra Nevada mountains here on this blog. Per ...

9 Inspirational Quotes about Our National Parks

Today is a big day among my fellow outdoor enthusiasts and conservation buffs, as it marks the 100th anniversary the National Park Service. ...