Environment

8 of the World’s Most Extreme Endurance Races

8 of the World’s Most Extreme Endurance Races

Nothing is more satisfying than crossing the finish line of a long, enduring race and reaping the fruits of intense training and preparation that got you to that fateful point. Whether biking, running or whatever your athletic passion may be- pushing the limits is an exhilarating, life changing experience. Here [...]

Midnight Sun Activites

Midnight Sun Activites

Most of us are used to four seasons, long summer days and extended winter nights. But some countries in the northern hemisphere experience two time periods: dark and light. The night sky showcases beauty and northern lights to locals and visitors, but it’s during the days of light when life [...]

Summer Side Dishes: 10 Corn Recipes to Make You Smile Ear to Ear

Summer Side Dishes: 10 Corn Recipes to Make You Smile Ear to Ear

Nothing says summer like teeth full of corn kernels. And to get your summer going strong, here for you today are 10 delicious corn recipes to keep your toothpick supply limited: 1. Corn Salsa Bring out the tortilla chips and pita bread, this corny take on a traditional appetizer will [...]

The Different Kinds of Camping and What it Says About You

The Different Kinds of Camping and What it Says About You

When you think about camping, does your mind automatically think of a tent and a fire? Or is it more of an RV in a campground? Do you have arguments of whether or not your way of “sleeping outside” is actually camping? Well, opinions of all kinds obviously exist, but [...]

4 Summer Music Festivals in Outdoorsy Locations

4 Summer Music Festivals in Outdoorsy Locations

Nothing says summer like a music festival. But after a few days of sitting in the sun, drinking local beers and listening to amazing music, you might be ready for some activity. These four summer music festivals offer stunning lineups in towns with incredible outdoor opportunities. Newport Folk Festival, July [...]

Is Bigger Always Better?

Is Bigger Always Better?

It’s the age old question every explorer has had the pleasure of asking himself. But let’s be honest here guys, it all comes down to personal preference. When picking out a knife: it should feel comfortable in your hand, it needs to be practical to the  environment you find yourself [...]

6 Ways To Build a Fire in the Wild

6 Ways To Build a Fire in the Wild

If there is anything that goes well with a solid camping experience it is a great campfire. To come unprepared to the campsite without adequate gear or knowledge would disrespect the caveman before you. So here for you today, are 6 methods to build that quintessential campfire. But remember, no [...]

6 Incredibly Large Animals Accidentally Caught by Fishermen

6 Incredibly Large Animals Accidentally Caught by Fishermen

Every weekend fisherman has at least one story of an epic, accidental catch — but even among the most imaginative raconteurs, the catch in question falls under the ‘larger than usual, but certainly within the realm of possibility’ category. These amazing snags, on the other hand, are simply unbelievable. Sure, [...]

Why Your Kids Should be Scouts

Why Your Kids Should be Scouts

Chances are that you have known a scout.  Perhaps you’ve been acquainted with an Eagle Scout or a Girl Scout ambassador.  Maybe you’ve been a scout yourself at some point!  But, do you know a lot of kids these days that are getting into these programs?  Probably not nearly as [...]

Get Outside

Get Outside

The Perfect Place: Colorado Get outside- that’s the motto for several universities throughout the state of Colorado.  While most students are busy spending their weekends partying or studying, these universities are encouraging students to get outside and experience something new and exciting in the great outdoors.  Colorado Mesa University of [...]