My 5 Summer Essentials

Summer is officially here. Hiking, waterfall chasing and lake days are starting already and I am SO stoked for more to come. So I thought I would share with you my top 5 summer essentials to roll into summer! 1. Good Sunglasses I have the most sensitive eyes so a good pair of sunglasses are…

8 Tips For People Who Are New to Hiking

I’ve been lucky enough that I have been going hiking my entire life, to me it is second nature. I know what to do, what to pack, I know the lingo… it’s easy for me. It was eye opening for me to have a conversation with one of my closest friends who told me I…

The Perfect Food for Hiking

When hiking it is important to remember to pack lots of food. I always like to pack plenty of snacks and smaller food items instead of one big food item so that I can be eating along the way of the hike. I love food so much and I get HANGRY so I have to…

What’s In My Pack?

Having the proper hiking gear is key to a safe and fun day out in the mountains. I have made a list of my essential hiking gear that will hopefully help those of you starting into hiking and unsure of what you may need when you go out for a day. Backpack – A good…

5 reasons I used to hate hiking and 5 reasons why I love it now

“Hiking, again, seriously?!” 16 year old me thought that life was so tough. Going hiking every weekend was my idea of hell. I couldn’t wait until I was an adult so I could make my own decisions – and those decisions would be not to hike! Fortunately I have changed a lot in the past…