homeschool mom of 3 teens, writer, beauty seeker, hiker, skier, backpacker, tea drinker, gardener, maker of stuff, keeper of home, montreal apartment dweller,married to Outsideways creator @toesalad.
Leaving Maine through the Cathedral Pines of Eustis, ME.
Back at the cabin after a day of skiing.
Skiing with the people I love is my favorite place.
Skiing Maine Huts & Trails up to Stratton Brook Hut
Coming “home” from our ski. Soups on.
Magic. Friday afternoon ski. My favorite way to end a work day.
Maine mountain town - Stratton. Love those dark clouds promising more snow.
Home for four nights in a nor’easter snow storm. Best place to be.
My parents @karentogo & @hammerhead, who live in Nova Scotia, join @toesalad & @celine and I at a Maine cabin for an work/ski-cation. Leaving Montreal after our regular work day, we arrived in Stratton Wed. night just as ...
Mostly ski-hill skiing, but hopefully some backcountry (alpine touring) also.
Montreal is a city of many parks and a decent amount of snow. @toesalad and I are attempting to take advantage of both with cross-country skiing in the city.
Our friends rented a cabin for the winter in Stratton, Maine. We joined them one beautiful March weekend to backcountry ski and snowshoe near our favorite trail (the AT) and in one of the most beautiful mountain ranges ...
One of my favorite things about Montreal is all the bike lanes and easy access cycling routes.
Most of our skiing is in the Montreal area. We have a season's pass for mid-week skiing at Bromont, and we aim to ski once a week through the winter as a family. I also love cross-country skiing ...
Randonée is a french word for hiking. This is a journal of day hiking and small hiking trips.
One fine day in October, @toesalad and I used our free National Park pass (Canada gave them away this year to celebrate our 150 Birthday - yay Canada!) to explore La Mauricie National Park, close to Trois Rivieres. ...
A nine week road trip through the western US & Canada. Stage One: Drive from our home in Montreal, QC through Ontario, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, and Nebraska. 3 Days. Stage Two: Stay in Colorado for one week. ...
On our west coast road trip summer 2017 we spent 3 weeks staying on our friend's boat in San Francisco Bay. Most of the time we lived on the boat, in its berth at Berkeley Marina, but one ...
We didn't see the lake but we appreciated the inexpensive campsite near the border of Utah and Nevada. I love the National Forests.
A short day hike to Engineer Plateau in the San Juan National Forest, with friends Will and Janet, our hosts in Durango, CO for that leg of our 2017 road trip (https://outsideways.com/journals/road-trip-2017/). Started the hike at Coal Bank ...
Four day out & back, approximately 48 miles along the Tahoe Rim Trail and other trails. See @toesalad journal for more info: https://outsideways.com/journals/tahoe-rim-trail-tahoe-meadows-to-spooner-summit-a/
In 2014 my husband, three kids ages 15, 13 and 11, and myself hiked the Appalachian Trail. Our hike took us 175 days. To share the story of our family thru-hike and to help us fund it, we ...
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 ...
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.
In the summer of 2016 our family spent three weeks in Montana. Home base for the trip was the Paradise Valley, the northern gateway to Yellowstone National Park. The Paradise Valley and Absaroka mountain range have amazing outdoor ...
From Mayor's Landing to Pig Farm Access. A day of rafting with @TravelingMel & family.
The West Boulder Trail is located outside of Livingston, MT in the Custer Gallatin National Forest which is part of the Absaroka Beartooth Wilderness. This was only our second hike in the Absaroka Range and like our first, ...
When I am not working with technology, I can often be found in the backcountry; always happiest in the presence of mountains. In 2014 I successfully completed a thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail with my three kids. I ...
Fitness coach and outdoorsman living in the Northeast USA.
Believer, Husband, Father, Adventure Seeker. #optoutside
A teenaged geek living in Montreal who loves both being active, and just chilling out with a video game. Class of 2014 Appalachian Trail thru-hiker, and daughter of @toesalad.
A young artist and and outdoors lover. My dad is the creator of this site.
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
Recently married to a wonderful woman. We have committed to making outdoor adventures a big part of our lives. Step one was moving to Colorado so we could be close to the mountains. Let's get this party started!
Aka Picnic! I am an 18 year-old homeschooler and college go-er in Reno, NV who likes to backpack and hike. I did the Tahoe Rim Trail in 2015, the John Muir Trail in 2016, and I am currently ...
Christian wife to the Rugged Mountain Man, homeschooling mama of four life loving daughters, living a curious rustic life in the Northeast.
My family (hubby and two kids) and I moved to Thailand last year for me to teach second grade in Bangkok. We come from California, where we owned an outdoor retail shop from which we guided backpacking and ...
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Computer Engineer by Education, Systems Engineer by 'design', and non-fan of cubicles/corporate life/'the system' by choice. Currently creating automotive robots in Northern Utah while exploring everything around me.
I enjoy backpacking and hiking adventures with my family, though many of my adventures now start with my motorcycle.
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For the last two years our family has traveled fulltime with my husbands job on the railroad. In May of this year, that job ended and we have landed back near our hometown of Little Rock, AR. In ...
I’m here to look at other people’s adventures; I don’t have too many of my own. ;^-^
Family with 2 toddlers hiking and camping and always looking forward to new adventures. On our facebook page, we share information and stories that we find useful or fun (or both) for young families who are hiking and ...
PCT Thru-Hike 2017,
One Day a Week - 2016,
JMT Thru-Hike 2016,
Traverse of the Presidentials,
Pacific Crest Trail 2017,
Bamboo's long walk from Mexico to Canada!,
Tahoe Rim Trail - Tahoe Meadows to Spooner Summit and Back,
America Road Trip 2017,
3-day cycle in Annapolis Valley, NS, Canada - July 5-7/17,
U.K. Walks 2017,
The AT, 4 Kids, and Me,
Rocky Mountain National Park,
2018 Appalachian Trail Thru Hike and Hiking for Clean Water,