Tag: adventure
A Beginner’s Guide to Canyoneering

A Beginner’s Guide to Canyoneering

For years I’ve always been intrigued with the sport of canyoneering. Images of adventurers rappelling down waterfalls in South American jungles looked like the ultimate trek. To get into the sport takes years of climbing experience, a collection of gear that is built over many years, and extensive knowledge of the ...

The Best Healthy Travel Snacks

The Best Healthy Travel Snacks

Ok, I don't know about you but I'm hungry about 100% of the time. Particularly when I'm sitting on a plane, driving in a car, working late hours from my hotel room... I mean hungry! I've been on a mission to eat more whole foods and less processed, less ingredients, less low nutrition food. I am not following any ...

Biltwell Gringo S Helmet

Biltwell Gringo S Helmet

Growing up in AZ, wearing a helmet wasn't too common or viewed as the norm. Most of the time I just threw on my backwards hat, jumped on the highway and didn't think twice. At one point I did wear an open face helmet but I realized that probably wouldn't do much to save my money maker if something terrible were to ...

Red Wing Heritage Moc 8″ Style NO. 877 Boot

Red Wing Heritage Moc 8″ Style NO. 877 Boot

When it comes to durable long lasting boots, Red Wings are one of the most sought after boots on the market. The Red Wing Moc 8" Style No. 877 Boot is about as classic as it gets with color cues from the coat of an Irish Setter hunting dog. They are a rich russet color, colored from the bark of the great Sequoia tree. ...

La Sportiva Akasha Trail Running Shoe

La Sportiva Akasha Trail Running Shoe

Great trail running shoes are becoming more and more consistent with all brands across the board. I do however keep finding myself with La Sportiva shoes on my feet. Maybe it is that I have a slightly narrow foot and they play well to that or the fact that I love what La Sportiva stands for. Either way, this is at ...

Colorado Section: Great Divide Mountain Bike Route

Colorado Section: Great Divide Mountain Bike Route

Risking failure is the hardest part on setting out to accomplish something difficult. Failure was certainly on my mind the entirety of my training for the Colorado portion of the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route. It was the 2.5 years of unexplained knee pain that was making me the most nervous on setting out on this ...

The Best 3 Season Boot

The Best 3 Season Boot

When it comes to boots, I couldn't be more picky... or nerdy. I don't just settle when it comes to picking something that I am going to be putting on my feet day in and day out. Sometimes a boot is the first line of defense from mud, muck, snow and other undesirable things getting to your little piggies. I needed ...