Below are just a few pics from our recent coastal road trip. We went to Santa Barbara, Big Sur, Santa Cruz, and Sonoma. Stay tuned for more blogs on each location!
I am a novice road trip planner. I had only planned a road trip once before: last year when we drove from San Diego to Corpus Christie over a 5 day period and that was hard enough! I must have been crazy when I decided to plan an 8-day adventure up the coast California, stopping at 5 campgrounds, one casino and driving a total of 1,500 miles. I quickly admitted I was way in over my head. Planning a road trip is hard and takes… planning! So here are my lessons learned while planning my trip. Continue reading
Shopping for the perfect gift can be tough! Especially when your outdoor lover has everything they need. So why don’t you improve their outdoor experience with a one of these beverage products from Stanley. They offer such a great variety, its perfect for wine, beer, and spirit lovers!
Vacuum Steel Growler
The Vacuum Steel Growler is a must have for beer enthusiasts. Stop by your favorite brewery or tap your own keg and fill this puppy up, then head off to that tailgate party, BBQ, or camping trip!
cold up to 24 hours
Save space in cooler or fridge
Vacuum Steel Cold Pint
You’re going to need a Cold Pint glass to pour that beer into! Check out this steel 16oz pint- with a wide mouth lid and topped with a bottle-opener, this glass will keep your beer cold for 4.5 hours (if you can wait that long)! Continue reading
This past weekend, we headed up to Paso Picacho campground. Paso Picacho is one of two campgrounds that Cuyamaca Racho State Park offer. Boasting over 80 campsites, Paso Picacho has impressive amenities with a fire pit and picnic table at each site. Open year round, this is one of our top 3 campgrounds to spend the weekend!
Camping is a great activity- especially with your loved ones! There’s nothing better than heading out to Mother Nature, gettin’ dirty, and exploring a little bit. Sometimes fuses can get cut short and trips don’t turn out the way we want them to- so the last thing you want is to argue or have a disagreement! Here are 6 tips to camping with your partner:
Trees, mountains, and wildlife make beautiful pictures but when you take those objects and really focus in, there may be a view you have never seen before. Here Continue reading
Tucked away behind the little town of Azusa lies the vast Angeles National Forest, a stomping ground for campers and hikers. If you take highway 39 to East Fork road and head to the end of the road, you’ll hit the trail that can take you anywhere- hiking, camping, bungee jumping, gold prospecting! Continue reading
Wouldn’t it be nice to just roll up on a spot and think “Yep, this is the perfect spot to camp!” Well, from my experience, it doesn’t happen THAT often. There are several things you need to take into consideration- the toilet situation to the sleeping situation- here are 7 things you should consider when picking a camping spot: Continue reading