By: Jessica Baker
Experience the Splendors of Northern Utah
Utah is known for its natural beauty and wealth of available camping experiences. More often than not, people think of Southern Utah as being the ultimate place to camp, with all of its red rock splendor; however, there are many pristine and gorgeous areas in Northern Utah that are amazingly beautiful and most are easily accessible. So, if you are looking for a new and wonderful place to camp and explore, check out these three Northern Utah camping destinations.
Explore the Vast Uinta Mountains
The Uinta Mountains, located in northeastern Utah, is a high mountain area popular for its fishing, hiking, horse packing and more. When you go camping in the high Uintas, you’ll be surrounded by towering pine trees and scenic meadow basins. There are also more than 1,000 natural lakes found in the Uintas, with more than half of those Continue reading
5 Ways to Look Stylish While Roughing It
By: Brooke Bastello
If you’re the type of girl that loves her fair share of outdoor activities you may have no problem signing up for a hike, long bike ride, or paddle board session. But just because you like the outdoors, doesn’t necessarily mean you’re an expert when it comes to camping. Voluntarily sleeping in Continue reading
Looking out my window this morning, I see gray clouds and a wintery-looking Phoenix.
One might think that on a day like today, a Phoenix hiker would be dying to hit the trails. It’s better to hike in the cool weather, right?
This hiker prefers hiking in the summer.
Yeah, I said it.
I’d much rather trek through the baked dirt in the disgustingly hot evenings wearing practically nothing and sweating like a maniac than hike in the cold — bundled up and clammy with snot dripping from my freezing nose.
Wow. Hiking is not very attractive.
Anyway, as a hater of the chilly outdoors, I’ve come up with a list of tips/gripes to make winter hiking tolerable: Continue reading
This camping trip was a graduation gift for our oldest son, Devin, who just joined the US Navy. He chose the trip to a beautiful area called Modoc on Lake Thurmond in South Carolina. Devin is just like his father and loves nothing more than to be outdoors. I can’t argue with them and prefer it myself! Most of our meals are served on the deck, or on the patio, and we love grilling and picnics! Continue reading
I got lost in photos on this blog- Peace In A Tin Can! My intention was to share a story from Kiki’s blog but instead I wanted to share just a peak of her beautiful pictures! Now its up to you to read about her adventures! Thanks for sharing Kiki! Continue reading
My story involves two little people named Ellie and Luke, they have been camping since they were months old. While most of the time spent outdoors is them playing and exploring the rest of the time is spent learning the ropes of camping. They spend endless time following their Dad and I around asking questions and wanting to help. Last summer we spent four days Continue reading