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Kelly Barcus

Versatile hiking shoes perfect for travel
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9 Versatile Hiking Shoes Perfect for Travel

We’re pretty light packers by nature, but I’ve always had a hard time with shoes. Most of our travels include a combo of hiking, surfing or swimming at the beach, and walking down little town streets. I used to find myself trying to pack a…

February 14, 2019
Best Hiking Trails near Mesa, Arizona | Wind Cave Trail in Usery Mountain Regional Park
Arizona USA

Five Easy Hikes You Can’t Miss Near Mesa, Arizona

Looking for great hiking near Mesa, Arizona? These five easy trails will take you trekking through the beautiful Sonoran Desert.  I spent my childhood in the dry, hot desert of Mesa, Arizona. If you’re not from the area, you’ve probably never heard of this bedroom-community…

February 7, 2019
Hiking the Narrows in Zion National Park | Reaching Wall Street, the Narrowest part of Zion Canyon
USA Utah

Hiking the Narrows in Zion: 11 Tips for Hiking with Kids

The Narrows in Zion National Park is easily one of the most popular hikes in the park. There are plenty of hikes where you walk along a stream or cross a river, but few where the entire trail is directly up (or down) a river.   Since…

February 3, 2019