Author Archives: Marissa

10 Best Gifts for Outdoor Lovers for Any Budget (2022)

outdoor gifts feat

What do you get for the person who’s always on the go exploring a new hike or camping in the mountains? While it can be tough finding gifts for outdoor lovers, you’ll want to think of items they may not have yet that can enhance their experience and make it easier outside. I’ve been grateful […]

Is AllTrails Pro Worth It? Everything to Know About AllTrails Pro vs. Free

AllTrails Pro vs Free Review

I’m an avid hiker and lucky to have hundreds of hikes to choose from here in Washington. I hike as much as possible and sometimes even do multiple weekly hikes, depending on my schedule. I downloaded the AllTrails app years ago on the recommendation of several people in an online hiking group I’m part of, […]

15 Amazing Things to Do in Vancouver in the Winter

Vancouver In Winter

Vancouver is a fun city in British Columbia to visit any time of the year, as there’s always something going on. However, if you’re looking to beat some of the crowds that summer brings, planning a trip to Vancouver in the winter is a great way to explore the city. I love heading out on […]

21 Fun Rainy Day Activities in Seattle You’ll Want to Do

rainy day activities in seattle downtown

Every time I talk to someone about living in Seattle, they always ask the same question – “doesn’t it rain all the time there?” Sure, it rains more than it might in other parts of the country, but it’s not all the time. There are plenty of fun rainy day activities in Seattle to distract […]