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Holy Grail Hiking and Camping Gear – 2019 Edition

By Renee Hahnel | July 1, 2019 | 6 Comments
Holy Grail Hiking and Camping Gear - 2019 Edition

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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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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Get Outside: A Beginners Guide to Backcountry Camping

By Renee Hahnel | August 26, 2018 | 13 Comments
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Sleeping outdoors, wild animals, carrying all your gear, pooping in the woods… backcountry camping can seem daunting if you haven’t done it before. Like most things though, camping in the backcountry is something you get better at with practice and everyone has to start somewhere! This guide shares with you…

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Couples Adventure Getaway to British Columbia, Canada

By Renee Hahnel | August 15, 2018 | 15 Comments

My husband and I recently went on an adventurous short getaway to beautiful British Columbia, Canada. Being based in Seattle, it’s an absolute no-brainer to explore British Columbia at least a couple of times a year… it’s only a 2 hour drive! As many of you know, my husband and…

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5 Epic Alaska Hiking & Backpacking Adventures (+ Packing Tips!)

By Renee Hahnel | August 8, 2018 | 16 Comments
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Alaska is jam packed with incredible hiking trails and opportunities for backpacking. I know it’s kind of cliche, but Alaska really does have an untamed wildness about it… and the state has some of the most rugged landscapes in the world. In saying that, you don’t have to be Bear…

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Get Outside: A Beginners Guide to Hiking

By Renee Hahnel | July 5, 2018 | 32 Comments
Get Outside: Beginners Guide to Hiking

Getting outside and hiking is not only wonderful for your physical and mental health, but it’s a great way to explore nature. Like many people, hiking is something I turn to for exercise, socializing with friends and exploring this beautiful world we live in. There’s definitely something special about relying on your…

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My Road Trip Essentials + GIVEAWAY

By Renee Hahnel | July 24, 2017 | 191 Comments

There are items you absolutely need for a road trip (think bedding, food etc.) and then there are things that simply make your journey that little bit more special. This blog post is about the latter – items that I absolutely love having with me on road trips and that I…

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Walking the Three Capes Track in Tasmania

By Renee Hahnel | November 28, 2016 | 9 Comments

Sea cliffs, wildlife, lush forests, white sand beaches and ocean views – the Three Capes Track is definitely a hike you should add to your bucket list! Located in Tasmania, Australia, the track takes 3 nights and 4 days. The hike starts at Denmans Cove and finishes at Fortescue Bay,…

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