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Kelly Barcus

Best Gifts for Hikers - A Practical Hikers Gift Guide
Hiking Gear

Practical Gift Guide for Hikers: the 13 Best Gifts for Hikers

Whether you’re looking for yourself or someone else – these are eleven super practical gifts for hikers they will actually use and love. Note: This post contains affiliate links. This means if you click on one of them, we may receive a small commission at no…

November 8, 2020
Cleetwood Cove Trail to the Shore of Crater Lake National Park
Oregon

Hike the Cleetwood Cove Trail to Swim in Crater Lake

If you’ve ever wondered if you can go swimming in the clear blue waters of Crater Lake in Oregon, the answer is yes! Take the Cleetwood Cove Trail down to the shore to enjoy a refreshing dip. This is also the trail you’ll use…

October 5, 2020
Sunset in Theodore Roosevelt National Park
North Dakota

Western North Dakota: A Road Trip Guide

Road trip through western North Dakota to experience the best of the outdoors – go fishing on the Lake Sakakawea, hike among the badlands, and watch the bison roam the prairies. This trip was sponsored by the North Dakota Tourism Board. If you think…

August 17, 2020
Sunset in Theodore Roosevelt National Park
North Dakota

Theodore Roosevelt National Park: A Complete Guide

Explore the badlands and watch the bison roam the prairies of North Dakota in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. This trip was sponsored by the North Dakota Tourism Board.   We recently took a road trip through western North Dakota including a few days in…

August 13, 2020