What to Bring on a Day Hike

Let’s go on a Day Hike Hiking can be your gateway into the New Decade. Today, hiking is more popular than it’s ever been. Young families see it as an easy and inexpensive means of getting the family out of doors, and the more hard-core crowd, use it to prep for their more intense adventures, … Read more What to Bring on a Day Hike

Wilderness Survival Activities for Kids

camping gear for kids

Keep the Kids Active As parents, it was always important for us to raise our children to become independent, and capable adults. We consider ourselves in that category, thanks to our upbringing. Our children’s grandparents were both very involved, and appreciative, of the time they spent in the outdoors. I grew up fishing, hiking, and … Read more Wilderness Survival Activities for Kids

Positive Thinking Tips

positive thinking tips

What is Positive Thinking? Positive thinking is a mental and emotional attitude that focuses on the bright side of things. It is a mental attitude that expects, and produces, favorable results. Why should you maintain a positive frame of mind? Studies show, and statistics prove, that positive thinking improves your way of life, and has … Read more Positive Thinking Tips

Wilderness Survival Equipment

hiking for beginners

BE PREPARED! Wilderness survival is a phrase that gets tossed around a lot, and the trend I’m hearing more and more, nowadays, is rewilding. Rewilding is getting back to Nature, as if we should ever have left. When you get out in the wilderness, whether it’s for camping, hiking, hunting, or fishing, or whatever your … Read more Wilderness Survival Equipment

Basic Wilderness Survival Skills-part 1 of 10

10 Essentials for Wilderness Survival

Why the big fuss about Basic Wilderness Survival Skills? Basic wilderness survival skills are just like car insurance. If nobody rear-ends you, or your windshield doesn’t get cracked by a baseball-sized rock, on your way to work, no problem, … right! But if you come out of the bank or the grocery store and you … Read more Basic Wilderness Survival Skills-part 1 of 10