Ariane Petrucci March 5, 2018 0

Top 5 Trail Snacks To Help Provide Energy

For most, hitting the trail is not only great exercise but good for the soul. For others, it's an endurance backpacking trip that can take you miles before your next big juicy burger. I'm sure you could probably hike more than 100 miles without foo...

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Scott and Ariane March 1, 2018 0

Episode 47: Backpacking Bootcamp

On this episode we discuss what new backpackers should know and offer you tips on how to get started. In the end we will share with you a practical exercise that will help you plan your next backpacking adventure. New Backpackers often make some co...

Scott Janz February 28, 2018 0

Eat Good and Eat Fast on the Trail

Whether you are traveling around the country in  your RV or heading out into the wilderness, when you get hungry you want foods that can cook fast, and are actually tasty. Two new foods have hit the market that we think are the bomb for both the tr...

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Scott and Ariane February 22, 2018 0

Episode 46: Backpacking the Kalalau Trail

On this episode we share with you one of the most dangerous trails in America - The Kalalau Trail, an 11 mile one-one hike that takes you along the rugged Na Pali Coast...

Scott and Ariane February 21, 2018 0

The Adventure is in the Journey

In a world of Instagram and other Social Media platforms, we often see the best of the best when it comes to "Adventure". No matter if it's a epic backpacking trip, or a road trip across the U.S. or even living in a camper van and doing what you lo...

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TheBackPacker February 15, 2018 0

Episode 45: Is Less Really More?

On this Episode, we compare 2 trends growing in popularity = lightweight backpacking and minimalist living - AND do the two truly parallel each other. So, we ask - is less really more? In recent years the nomadic life has become a socially appealin...

Scott Janz February 10, 2018 0

Does Camping in the Woods Scare You?

Isn't it funny how many things (and people) we trust everyday in our lives. Have you ever really thought about the blind trust you have with all the places you go and the individuals you HAVE to interact with to get to where you need to be.  Have y...

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Scott and Ariane February 8, 2018 0

Episode 44: Embrace the Suck

On this episode we discuss "Embrace the Suck" and how that relates to the outdoors. Mother Nature doesn't always care about your weekend plans, and She certainly doesn't take note to all the planning, costs and coordination involved in those plans....

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Scott and Ariane February 1, 2018 0

Episode 43: A Toast to the FullMoon

This is one outdoor Podcast you don't want to miss. On this episode we sit under the Super Blood FullMoon with our friends on a LIVE discussion about the outdoors. We raise a glass of champagne to celebrate the Full Moon and share laughs and storie...

Scott Janz January 21, 2018 0

Top 3 Mistakes New Backpackers Make

First, let me say that no one person has the "perfect" gear list or is "all knowing". After 20 years of backpacking, I am still learning. But there are commonalities that new backpackers should learn first. Ariane and I are always testing gear or d...

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Scott and Ariane January 18, 2018 0

Episode 42: Taste of the Trail

Many times eating in the backcountry can get mundane with the same ol foods. On this episode we share some of our favorite recipes we have cooked (many times) on the trail. We give you some great tips on what to buy, where to buy, and how to cook i...

Scott Janz January 16, 2018 0

Renovating our Vintage Airstream Electrical pt.1

Renovation our vintage Airstream is certainly a labor of love. It's not always easy and sometimes pretty frustrating, but all in all it has been a blast. As in most RV's, there are two types of electricity. The first, is much like your home elec...