How to Use Your Smartphone as a GPS on the Trail: Using Google Maps for Hiking

By |2018-11-06T16:21:18+00:00August 5th, 2018|

While there are dozens of rad GPS devices on the market, they are expensive and bit excessive for basic hiking and backpacking.  Instead of investing in one of these pricey pieces of gear, use your handy smartphone and [...]

5 Best Hikes in Glacier National Park: Easy, Moderate, and Strenuous Day Hikes

By |2019-05-04T19:45:35+00:00August 3rd, 2018|

Every time we visit, we are amazed by how unique Glacier National Park is.  Glacier truly is the closest you can get to the Alps in America.  With ancient glaciers, huge, towering mountains, waterfalls, meadows, lakes, forests, and [...]

Ultimate Day Hiking Guide to Lake Louise, Banff National Park: Lake Agnes, Devil’s Thumb, and Plain of Six Glaciers 

By |2019-02-17T02:12:48+00:00August 3rd, 2017|

Calling all adventurists, want-to-be adventurists, outdoor enthusiasts, and nature lovers.  In one of the most famous national parks in the world, Banff National park, is a hikers playground, Lake Louise.  From expert scrambles to meandering strolls to teahouses, [...]