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High Peaks Wilderness, New York

This past summer @toesalad and I were given a financial gift from my parents for our 20th wedding anniversary. We discussed "things" we might want to buy with that money, but decided instead to use it to seed ...


Tutka Backdoor Trail

At the beginning of 2016 the mountains above Tutka were inaccessible to most people, but we've been working with Kachemak Bay State Park to develop a new trail. The goal is to create more opportunity for people visiting ...


Montreal trip

on the inaugural motorcycle trip to Montreal travelling through Vermont newhampshire and Maine


Washington

Two weeks exploring western Washington -- San Juan Island, North Cascades National Park, Olympic National Park, and spots in between.


Cycling Pleasures and Adventures

I’ll always be thankful to my oldest brother who taught me how to ride a bike! There have been gaps in my cycling history but in my lifetime of 60+ years my two-wheeler was necessary to get to ...


Family Adventures

A journal dedicated to our little mini adventures as a family


Paddling - 2016

Back Country in Kejimkujik National Park, Nova Scotia Canada. Six women, back country paddling and hiking. Camping with wilderness night sounds: loons, owls (close enough to hear a squeaking mouse caught for early breakfast!), bull frogs, coyotes. Spectacular ...


Hiking Treasures

My husband and I moved to the Maritimes in 2007 (Nova Scotia, Canada). We are gradually discovering multiple-day back country hikes and are having fun exploring new trails. The most recent was the Fundy Footpath, starting the evening ...


Fundy Footpath, New Brunswick, Canada

My husband and I have lived in the Maritimes (Nova Scotia, Canada) since 2007. It’s taking some time to discover multiple-day back country hikes - but they are here and the ones we have experienced have been great! ...


Bunsen Peak Yellowstone National Park

On our last day in Montana we did an easy hike with friends in the northern part of Yellowstone National Park. It was another stunning day of beautiful views.


Hig

My family and I have done a lot of off-trail trekking and packrafting in Alaska, and right now we're helping build a new trail in Kachemak Bay State Park.

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hammerhead

I enjoy backpacking and hiking adventures with my family, though many of my adventures now start with my motorcycle.

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TravelingMel

Naturalist, writer, social media, homeschooler, backpacker, cross-country skier. Currently in Montana and planning a year-long European adventure. Chronicling our family's fun at www.travelingmel.com and on YouTube: www.youtube.com/c/travelingmel

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karentogo

A holistic health coach and outdoor activity enthusiast. Kayaking, cycling, snow shoeing - and thanks to OutSideWay’s creator - back country hiking reigns as my favourite. Sharing outdoor adventures with my husband and family “fills my well” - ...

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kate

Born in San Francisco and living in Sonoma County surrounded by vines and the great outdoors. 3 hours from the Sierra Nevadas, 30 minutes from the Pacific.

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mypictograph

A young artist and and outdoors lover. My dad is the creator of this site.

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grimsby

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bookwyrm

This member has not written a bio.

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adventurebert

Believer, Husband, Father, Adventure Seeker. #optoutside

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pixeling

Outdoorsy family of four from California currently on assignment in Hawaii and exploring all the new trails Oahu has to offer!

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Bunsen Peak, WY

Bunsen Peak is a short hike in Yellowstone National Park, with fantastic views of northern Yellowstone. After the summit, there are a number of options to turn the hike into a longer endeavour, including a 10 mile loop ...

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Appalachian Trail

A long distance hiking trail that starts at the peak of Springer Mountain in Georgia, and ends at the peak of Mount Katahdin in Maine.

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Passage Falls, MT

Passage Falls is a short 4.2 mile out-and-back hike in Montana's Absaroka mountain range. The trail follows Passage Creek and ends in a small canyon at the falls. The trail is well defined, the terrain is pleasant, and ...

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Pine Creek Trail, MT

Pine Creek Trail is a hiking and backpacking trail near Livingston Montana. It follows Pine Creek, passes by Pine Creek Falls, and terminates at Pine Creek Lake. The trail is 4.5 miles long from the trailhead to the ...

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Latest Journal Entries

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Crossing one of the many covered bridges in New Brunswick on the Fundy Bike Rally which I attended on my return from Montreal.


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Today was another day of exploring Montreal by bike. This time we ventured towards the north side of the island, along the Prairies River. En-route we stoppe...


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Day 17 - NOC to Locust Cove Gap 10.3 miles We didn't leave the NOC till nearly 10am. We were delayed because I thought I lost my cash pouch. After empt...


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Organizing the food bags, my evening chore.


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Hanging bear bags at Locust Cove Gap.