Category Archives: Outdoor Activities

How to Climb Mt. St. Helens – Everything You Need to Know

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If you’re looking for a new adventure in the Pacific Northwest, try climbing Mt. St. Helens. Yes, this is the same mountain that had an explosion in 1980. That means yes, you’ll be climbing an active volcano. While it’s five miles to the top, a 4,000-foot elevation gain is no joke. When my friend asked […]

11 Easy Hikes in Zion National Park You Need to Do

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Located in the southwest corner of Utah, Zion National Park was the state’s first national park. It’s named after the Hebrew word for refuge, as it offers refuge from the everyday stresses of life. Even though it’s located in an arid part of the country, there are plenty of beautiful, easy hikes in Zion to […]

11 Amazing Waterfall Hikes Near Seattle You Need to Visit

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One of the best parts about living in Seattle is how many hikes there are in the state. You could easily do a new hike every day and still not see them all! Some of the most beautiful ones are the waterfall hikes near Seattle, as these give you a stunning reward at the end […]

The Complete List of Winter Hiking Clothes and Gear

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Hiking in the winter is a fun way to continue to get outside even during the colder months, but it takes more preparation than the summer. You can go out in the summer for a hike with minimal gear for the most part, but having the right gear for winter hiking and proper winter hiking […]

10 Best Gifts for Outdoor Lovers for Any Budget (2020)

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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. This year has […]