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. Minnesota’s … 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

11 Stops on Your Dream Great Lakes Road Trip: Hidden Gems and Must-Sees

The Great Lakes hold 21% of the world’s freshwater, create their own weather patterns, and have some of the most unique geology in the entire Midwest. These lakes are home to two American national parks, and three national lakeshores, and countless waterfalls. When it comes down to it, the Great Lakes are the one of … More 11 Stops on Your Dream Great Lakes Road Trip: Hidden Gems and Must-Sees

Best Cold Weather Camping Gear: what you need, and where to save money

Temperatures drop, half the trail population moves inside, and it becomes time to reconsider the gear you need for cold weather camping. Recently, I got back from a fall expedition to Isle Royale National Park, where temperatures got down to 25 degrees Farenheit. Here’s the cold weather gear worth spending money on, and cheats to … More Best Cold Weather Camping Gear: what you need, and where to save money