Are you an avid hiker and nature lover? There are tons of trails that lead to beautiful scenery and off the beaten paths to enjoy. Did you know there are trails that allow dogs? Many people already enjoy walking their dogs at some point during the day, but they can accompany you on dog-friendly trails too. Continue reading “Furry Trail Buddies Make Hiking More Enjoyable”
Considerations for Dog-Loving Anglers When Fly Fishing This Fall It’s tough to say whether or not dogs make good fishing … Continue reading Fly Fishing With Your Four Legged Friend
After a summer spent battling crowds, hot weather, and traffic to catch a trout on blue ribbon waters, autumn brings … Continue reading Five Reasons to Love Early Fall Fly Fishing
Last weekend I had the chance to try out an interesting new tent. If you know anything about them though, the word tent doesn’t really describe it at all. I tried out the Tentsile Stingray Tree Tent. It’s a pretty awesome setup, that seems to be a cross between a hammock and a tent. First, let me tell you a little about my experience with it, then I’ll highlight some of the great features, and a few things that took some getting used to.
Welcome to Tentsile. Have you ever been in a tree house? Maybe had a tree fort, or dreamed of creating a house in the trees like in Swiss Family Robinson? Continue reading “Tentsile Tree Tents, Elevate Your Camping Experience”
As warm temperatures fade like the autumn leaves, so do thoughts of your next hammock camping trip. But while saying goodbye to summer is inevitable, saying goodbye to hammock camping isn’t. Say hello to winter hammock camping.
After all, camping in colder temperatures does have its advantages. You’ll encounter fewer people, making your excursion more peaceful, and you won’t have to worry about snakes or bears. Additionally, you’ll see nature in its winter coat, which is quite beautiful, while hanging in a hammock.
So here are 5 ways to stay warm while winter hammock camping, or anytime you want to stay snug as a bug sleeping in a hammock.
We just received all our new Rossignol 2016/2017 items in and decided to take a deeper look into their performance gloves. The verdict… we were impressed! Check out our comparison video or read our script below to learn more about these incredible gloves from Rossignol!
I have been showing my three dogs, Ripp, Dash, and Flynn, in the sporting world of Flyball and Agility (yes, I am a dog “soccer mom”). They are pretty good at everything they do, and I am impressed with the working ethic my three beautiful boys have and the desire to achieve more and outperform my expectations. Continue reading “Adventuring with My Fur-Kids”
When camping out, there’s nothing quite like sleeping in a hammock. You get to fall asleep under the stars while gently swaying to the relaxing sounds of nature. Being up off the ground means no creepy crawlers and when you wake up, your back isn’t sore from sleeping on rocks. Additionally, if you’re backpacking, Continue reading “How to Make the Perfect Hammock Ridgeline with 3 Simple Knots”
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In the fall of 2014 I was desperate for a new job. I’d been working part time at a children’s clothing store was in dire need of stable, steady, full time work. Around my sixth month of an in-the-red bank account, a dear friend of mine announced Continue reading “Adventures at AvidMax: One Woman’s Journey from Suburbia to the World of Fly Fishing and Beyond”