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Holy Grail Hiking and Camping Gear – 2019 Edition

By Renee Hahnel | July 1, 2019 | 6 Comments
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I’ve tried a lot of hiking and camping gear over the years and there are some items I just keep coming back to. For me, a piece of gear gets the tick of approval if it does what it performs as advertised, lasts a long time, is lightweight and easy…

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What to Pack for a Tropical Vacation to The Islands of Tahiti

By Renee Hahnel | May 28, 2019 | 2 Comments
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Time to get some vitamin D! In this blog post I am sharing exactly what you should pack for your tropical vacation to the Islands of Tahiti, or to pretty much any warm, humid, and sunny destination! Keep reading to find out what essentials to take along, how to select…

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Summer Activewear and Hiking Styles from Athleta

By Renee Hahnel | May 23, 2019 | 2 Comments
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If you follow my adventures on Instagram then you know Athleta is one of my go-to’s for activewear, travel outfits and outdoor styles. I love that so many of their pieces can easily be taken from the trail into everyday life, all whilst being comfy and practical. My favorite part…

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Experiencing Desert Climbing and Biking for the First Time – Moab, Utah

By Renee Hahnel | April 30, 2019 | 2 Comments
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I just returned home from an epic 3 day trip to Moab with the amazing Backcountry crew. They hosted a small group of adventure lovers in Utah for a #StokeSeries event focused around trying new things and getting out of our comfort zones. I got to attempt desert climbing and…

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Packing for a Winter Trip to the Arctic – Complete Packing List and Tips

By Renee Hahnel | March 4, 2019 | 4 Comments
Packing for a winter trip to the Arctic isn’t as challenging as you think! Find out everything you should pack for an cold adventure in the Arctic, including for destinations like Lapland, Norway, Iceland and more – Renee Roaming

It can be daunting packing for a winter trip to the Arctic, especially when it’s your first time! I’ve visited Arctic destinations like Finland and Iceland during the winter months, as well as extremely cold places like the Canadian Rockies and Colorado. During those trips I have learned what clothing…

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An Incredible 24 hour Getaway to Cannon Beach, Oregon

By Renee Hahnel | January 29, 2019 | 2 Comments
Take an incredible 24 hour getaway to beautiful Cannon Beach on the Oregon Coast. Explore Haystack Rock and photograph sunrise and sunset along the Beach. Find out what to pack, how to get there, what to see, and more! Cannon Beach is one the Pacific Northwest’s best beaches! Found on Renee Roaming - your resource for travel photography, couple travel, pacific northwest trips, van life, national park adventures, and more!

Cannon Beach is a quaint town located on the beautiful Oregon coast. It’s one of many scenic beaches in the Pacific Northwest but it may just be my all-time favorite! My husband and I recently took a quick 24 hour getaway to explore Cannon Beach and today I’m sharing what…

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7 Magical Winter Outdoor Adventures For The Holidays

By Renee Hahnel | December 9, 2018 | 1 Comment
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I love December in the Northern Hemisphere. It’s such a magical time of the year with all the snow, cozy vibes, yummy food, nostalgic traditions, and of course the winter outdoor adventures! I often here people say that they only really get outdoors in summer and typically hibernating during winter. It…

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Get Outside: The Ultimate Winter Hiking and Camping Guide

By Renee Hahnel | November 13, 2018 | 11 Comments
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Winter hiking and camping can be absolutely magical… but it can also be downright miserable. It all comes down to being prepared, ensuring you have adequate gear, and researching the conditions. I’ve spent some very cold nights out winter camping and over the years have dialed in my gear and…

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Olympic National Park Adventure: 24 Hour Getaway from Seattle

By Renee Hahnel | October 29, 2018 | 4 Comments
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An Olympic National Park getaway is the perfect 24 hour or weekend adventure from Seattle. This park has it all! I’m talking a beautiful coastline, lust rain forests, and soaring mountains. You will have a hard time choosing what to do with your time… and that’s where this post comes in!…

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Top 6 Must-See Canadian Rockies Lakes

By Renee Hahnel | September 18, 2018 | 16 Comments
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If you are a fan of breathtakingly beautiful lakes, you absolutely NEED to visit the Canadian Rockies. My first visit was in 2012 and since then I have returned 3 times, with another visit planned for later this year. My favorite things to see when exploring areas like Banff, Yoho and…

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