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Take a Microadventure
Outdoor+Travel

Take a Microadventure

“A microadventure is an adventure that is close to home, cheap, simple, short, and yet very effective.” Meet Alastair Humphreys, advocate for the microadventure. This adventurer could also be described as: blogger, motivational speaker, filmmaker, photographer and 2012 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year. Alastair’s main principle he defines and [...]

Before Take-Off: 6 Essentials for a Smoother Flight
Guest Blogger / Travel Tips

Before Take-Off: 6 Essentials for a Smoother Flight

There is no question that the coveted window seat of any flight provides for the best views. However, not everyone’s flight can be as enjoyable as those views. By stocking your carry-on with a few essentials, you can ensure that your time in the air can be more enjoyable, whether [...]

Everything You Need to Celebrate the 4th in the Backyard or Backcountry
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Everything You Need to Celebrate the 4th in the Backyard or Backcountry

July 4th is an american time of year. We take the day off work and get outside with our loved ones. Yes, there’s grilling and fireworks involved–but most importantly it’s a time to be with your friends and family. Today, celebrate the  independence and freedom we all share in this country. [...]

A Testimonial: “The Best Part of Hammocking”
Guest Blogger / Hammock Culture

A Testimonial: “The Best Part of Hammocking”

      “While many people focus on the location in which they hammock, the best part of hammocking in my experiences, comes not from where you are-but who you are with.” The satisfaction of being in nature is unlike any other. Whether you hike many miles to your destination or you [...]

Win the Music Lover’s Pack from Granite Gear!
ENO Competitions / Giving Back

Win the Music Lover’s Pack from Granite Gear!

  Granite Gear is celebrating the launch of their new Back to School packs with a massive giveaway and a $1,000 donation to Big City Mountaineers. Like #music? Enter Granite Gear‘s competition to win the following prizes all inside of a Granite Gear Back to School backpack!   ENO hammock for relaxing (plus ENO speakers!) [...]