March 9, 2020

You know we're all about the snacks! Guest blogger Ashley Braun, MPH, RD, fills us in on the best options to keep you feeling good and going longer on the trail.  

No matter what type of hike...

February 4, 2020

"It's never too late. It's never too late to start over, never too late to be happy."

It’s 2020. Over a month into 2020. It’s taken me that long to figure out some personal goals for the year. Business...

December 10, 2019

Have you read a hundred gift guides and still don’t know what to get anyone? Are you completely over this over commercialized, buy all the things for all the people you don’t like culture? Well techni...

November 9, 2019

Welp, in our neck of the woods, fall recently came to an abrupt halt and apparently it’s now winter. In honor of our drastic change in scenery, we thought now would be a great time to help get you pre...

September 12, 2019

Any true Michigander will have a list 6 miles long about where to road trip and what to stop and see. While we personally have about 400 recommendations, we’re going to start with a fun and very acces...

August 28, 2019

Alastair Humphreys defines a Microadventure as “an adventure that is short, simple, local, cheap – yet still fun, exciting, challenging, refreshing and rewarding.” He goes on to say:

“The appeal of mic...

April 1, 2019

Do you know what sets your soul on fire? Is there something you get really excited to wake up for each day? A hobby that you just can’t wait to work on? If someone asked what you are passionate about,...

January 28, 2019

We sat down with a friend, Melissa Bixler, to hear all about her experience trekking to Everest Base Camp. Here's what she had to say!

When were you there and did you book the trip through a company? D...

January 17, 2018

Road trips are a great way to get out and visit places you have never been. Even in the winter, although the driving may be a little more hazardous.

January 11, 2018

NOTE: This post was originally posted on June 12 2015.

It can feel a bit overwhelming the first time you tackle a “real” mountain. There is a BIG difference between hikes around town and actually spend...