• Firestarters – How to make your own!

      In our world ALL seasons are adventure-seasons, and we pretty much enjoy it all: backpacking, kayak camping, hiking, etc. etc. etc.  With a new season and new adventures soon at hand, it was time to stock...

    • Posted March 31, 2016
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  • How to Make Gelatin Gummies for the Trail (and save your aching knees!)

    Power up with deep healing treats and fuel your Adventures… Homemade #Gelatin Gummies?  Sure! Made right, these gummies will help heal your deep aching joints and tissues from pushing hard on the mileage! This is the first of...

    • Posted March 28, 2016
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  • To Mackinac Island – via Kayak!

    Most folks who visit Mackinac Island get there via high-speed ferry. But we had a different idea… Ok, so here was the plan: Drive the 10 hours from Erie, Pennsylvania to the Straits of Mackinac; cross the...

    • Posted March 26, 2016
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  • MeFOTO DayTrip Tripod Review

    When I stumbled onto a deal recently on a MeFOTO Daytrip mini-tripod, I decided to pick one up and try it for some waterfall shooting. When I go backpacking, I don’t carry a full-size tripod with me,...

    • Posted March 6, 2016
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  • Destination: Angel Falls

    There’s a section of the Allegheny River south of Franklin, Pennsylvania, that is designated a National Wild & Scenic River. This part of the Allegheny winds its way lazily past summer cottages and tiny river villages, around...

    • Posted March 2, 2016
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