Trust the Trail Podcast
Scott and Ariane April 19, 2018 0

Episode 54: You’re Gonna Get Wet

On this episode we discuss how to choose rain gear for your next hike, and define what "waterproof" really means. We also share two kinds of ratings that you should look for and different rain gear fabrics that will help you determine what to buy f...

Backpacking the Sycamore Wilderness Canyon
Scott and Ariane April 18, 2018 3

Arizona’s Sycamore Wilderness Canyon

One of the most remote places Ariane and I have ever gong hiking in. The Sycamore Wilderness Canyon offers a adventure like no other. But you won't find any roads, develope...

How to renovate a Airstream Argosy
Scott and Ariane April 17, 2018 0

How to Build a Bed in a Airstream Argosy

Rarely do we get to put to test our woodworking skills. However, renovating a Airstream Argosy and custom building everything will test your knowledge quickly. Our first woodworking test was building our queen size bed frame that open up to provide...

Trust the Trail Podcast
Scott and Ariane April 12, 2018 1

Episode 53: A Creek With No Water

On this episode it's all about the adventures and beauty of the Sycamore Wilderness Canyon and how we found the perfect campsite that we will never forget. We also share how 10  years ago, Scott was lost in the Canyon and how he found his way out. ...

Trust the Trail Podcast
Scott and Ariane April 5, 2018 0

Episode 52: We are NOT Bear Grylls

On this episode we talk all about what it was like to take a wilderness survival class and how it changed the way we go backpacking. We share what we leaned - and discuss if the class was worth the investment. We sum it all up in answering...Surviv...

Trust the Trail Podcast
Scott and Ariane March 29, 2018 0

Episode 51: Duck, Duck Goose Down Bags

On this episode we talk all about sleeping bags - from down to synthetic and everything in between. We will offer you pro tips on how maximize your sleeping bags life and loft. Then answer the age old question - what is the best sleeping bag out th...

Trust the Trail Podcast
Scott and Ariane March 22, 2018 0

Episode 50: Tales From The Trail

In celebration of our 50th Podcast - this episode is dedicated to WHY WE LOVE THE OUTDOORS and a celebration to NEW BEGINNINGS! We share stories from all of the people we have met on the trail and who have become a part of our outdoor family. &n...

Scott and Ariane March 21, 2018 0

Hiking With Your Dog? Can They Get Giardia?

Most hikers and backpackers who adventure out into the Wilderness are pretty familiar with "Treat the Water" before you drink. But how many of us let our dogs drink out of any kind of water source? Humans filter water so we don't get water born par...

Trust the Trail Podcast
Scott and Ariane March 15, 2018 0

Episode 49: It’s Not The Summit, It’s The Journey

This episode is based solely on one quote:  "The journey only requires you to put one foot in front of the other...again and again and again. And if you allow yourself opportunity to be present throughout the entirety of the trek, you will witness ...

Scott and Ariane March 14, 2018 0

How To Renovate An Airstream Argosy

Bringing back a 40 year old camper is not an easy task. There are some things we wish we would have known before we dove into the deep.  Let’s start with a little history on a Airstream Argosy History: Argosy trailers were made ...

Scott and Ariane March 9, 2018 0

Restoring a 40 year old Airstream Shower Pan

When we first bought our Argosy is was apparent that things were old, and needed desperate repair. Of course there is always the option to buy "new". What is the fun in that? We decided early, that we were (to the best of our ability) to try and re...

Trust the Trail Podcast
Scott and Ariane March 8, 2018 0

Episode 48: Do I Drink The Water?

On this episode we discuss water filtration vs water purification and what is best for you. So, what really is the difference between a backpacking water filter and a backpacking water purifier? AND why might you opt for buying one over another? No...