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What To Wear Hiking As A Woman

By Renee Hahnel | October 25, 2020 | 2 Comments
What To Wear Hiking as a Woman

Hiking is one of the most rewarding outdoor activities and I want to help you get out there and hit the trails! One of the basics to planning a hiking adventure is knowing what clothing and shoes to wear. You don’t need a bunch of fancy gear to enjoy hiking,…

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7 Best Outdoor Things To Do During Fall In Washington State

By Renee Hahnel | September 29, 2020 | 2 Comments
Best outdoor things to do during fall in Washington State

Fall in Washington State is absolutely gorgeous! In my opinion it’s one of the best times to visit the Pacific Northwest for beautiful autumn foliage, prime hiking conditions, and epic whale watching. It’s also a great time of year to enjoy pumpkin patches, corn mazes, festivals, and to take a…

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The Ultimate Guide to Exploring Kenai Fjords National Park

By Renee Hahnel | September 17, 2020 | 1 Comment
The Ultimate Guide to Exploring Kenai Fjords National Park

Kenai Fjords National Park is a uniquely wild place and definitely a must-visit destination in Alaska. It was one of our favorite national parks from our trip to visit all of them in 2017. In fact, Kenai Fjords ended up ranking at number 2 when we rated all the national…

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First Time Solo Backpacking as a Woman

By Renee Hahnel | September 13, 2020 | 0 Comments
First Time Solo Backpacking as a Woman - Backpacking Tips for Women

Solo backpacking as a woman for the first time can be intimidating, but once you overcome those initial fears it can be a really fun and empowering experience! In this blog post I am sharing solo backpacking tips for women and speaking about my own experience first time solo backpacking.…

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24 Cozy Cabins and Tree Houses to Rent in Washington State

By Renee Hahnel | September 6, 2020 | 3 Comments
Cozy Cabins and Tree Houses to Rent in Washington - Sky Haus Hot Tub Fall

One of my favorite things to do in Washington State is cozy up in a cute cabin or tree house! There are tons of amazing cabins to choose from when selecting a rental, but that in itself can make planning a little challenging. Which ones are the best? In this…

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The Best Hiking Shoes for Women and Men in 2020

By Renee Hahnel | August 20, 2020 | 3 Comments
The Best Hiking Shoes for Women and Men 2020

I get asked multiple times a day about what the best hiking shoes are, for both women and men. Having comfortable and appropriate hiking shoes literally changes whether or not you enjoy a hiking adventure, so I totally get why it’s such a popular question! I’ve been an avid hiker…

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See Every US National Park on this EPIC Cross-Country Road Trip

By Renee Hahnel | August 16, 2020 | 1 Comment
Route to all of the US National Parks

In 2017 I traveled to every single US national park with my husband. During the planning stages we very quickly realized there wasn’t much online to help us plan our itinerary. Of course there were blog posts listing all the national parks and plenty of people saying how they would…

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Must Know Bear Safety for Hiking and Camping

By Renee Hahnel | August 5, 2020 | 5 Comments
Must Know Bear Safety when Hiking and Camping

If you plan to adventure in bear country it’s vital that you know proper bear safety guidelines. Bears are not something to be feared, but they should most definitely be respected and prepared for. I have come across many bears on the trail and not once have I experienced any…

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How To Plan the Perfect National Parks Trip

By Renee Hahnel | July 27, 2020 | 4 Comments
how to plan the perfect national parks trip - mount rainier national park

The USA is home to so many incredible national parks and countless opportunities for adventure! In 2017 I visited every US national park, so you could say I know a thing or two about planning a national parks trip ๐Ÿ˜‰ In this blog post I am sharing everything you need…

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How I Afford to Travel the World

By Renee Hahnel | July 8, 2020 | 9 Comments
How To Travel Full Time - Must Know Tips for Affording to Travel the World - Death Valley National Park

The number 1 question I get asked is how I afford to travel so much. I must have received thousands of messages over the years over the years asking for tips on how to travel full time, or just how to travel more in general. So I decided to finally…

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