A New Kind of Adventure

I have a ridiculously large gap between my first two toes.  It’s big enough to […]


Stealth Camping the National Forests

Tell me if this sounds familiar: you plan a weekend camping trip, reserve a space […]


Vashon Island Kayaking Photos

Jeff has an article running in the Seattle Times this week about Vashon Island kayaking. […]

Paddling up Judd Creek has a post-apocalyptic feel to it

Cultural Highlights from the Great Bear Rainforest

Indigenous people have lived in the Bella Coola valley for a long time.  Nobody knows […]


Nimmo Bay Slideshow

When we travel, Amanda and like to put ourselves in places to succeed, and then […]


Exploring More of the Great Bear Rainforest

We’ve been hiking around the Bella Coola valley (searching for bears of course – lots […]


Early Photos From the Great Bear Rainforest

We’ve been in the Great Bear Rainforest for a few days now, touring around the […]

The valley community of Bella Coola feels like Alaska, Yosemite and Jackson Hole rolled into one

Babymooning in the Great Bear Rainforest

It’s  commonly understood that working as a freelance writer isn’t a great way to earn […]

A Kermode Spirit Bear.  Copyright National Geographic

A Great Hike for a Spring Weekend

If you’re in the mood for a great day hike that won’t leave you gassed […]

Ever wanted to walk behind a waterfall?

Wenatchee River Rafting Slide Show

Summer is right around the corner and it’s not to early to plan for a […]

Climbing into your boat is likely the most effort you'll expend all day

Never Book Your Hotel Room in Advance

The music blasting from the party outside our room literally made our floor shake.  Reggaeton […]


Grenada Makes Chocolate and Rum the Old Fashioned Way

We’re always on the lookout for unique experiences when we travel – opportunities to encounter […]

A two hundred year old water wheel powers the River Antoine Rum Distillery