Five Reasons to Visit Grand Marais This Winter: Trail Guide

Looking for the perfect winter getaway? Look no further than the sleepy Lake Superior town of Grand Marais, Minnesota. Grand Marais is tucked away in the northeast corner of the Minnesota, with some of the best cross country skiing, waterfall hiking, and backcountry snowshoeing in the continental United States. Hi there, a newer version of … More Five Reasons to Visit Grand Marais This Winter: Trail Guide

Basics of Adventure and Travel Photography: Composition and Lighting

Whether you’re an aspiring photographer, explorer, adventurer writer, or just want to document your travels, the first thing you need to create stunning pictures is a solid understanding of composition and lighting. Composition and Lighting are the basic building blocks of Adventure and Travel Photography. Hi there, a newer version of this blog exists. One of … More Basics of Adventure and Travel Photography: Composition and Lighting

Haunted Season

Winter is for hauntings. It is the season of candle light and barely days and long, cold nights. A dark sky spits snow and trees dance in the wind like spirits, clattering on the roof in their violent ballet. We all draw close and firelight flickers. I burn a balsam candle with the thought that … More Haunted Season

Frozen Waterfalls of the Minnesota North Shore: Trail Guide

There is something magical about the idea of rushing water brought to a complete standstill. Frozen waterfalls sound like something out of a fairytale, unique to places like Alaska or Norway. Under the radar and off the beaten path, one of the best locations for chasing frozen waterfalls is tucked away in Northern Minnesota. Hi … More Frozen Waterfalls of the Minnesota North Shore: Trail Guide

How to Become an Adventure Guide: Starting Your Career in Outdoor Education

Do you love hiking, canoeing, kayaking, and helping get other people outside? Did you know you can make your love of adventure more than just a hobby? Becoming an adventure guide might be the career for you, and starting is much easier than you think. What you need to know to become an Adventure Guide: … More How to Become an Adventure Guide: Starting Your Career in Outdoor Education