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Climber, surfer, and outdoor adventurer, Gabi, is a 20 year old entrepreneur and the co-founder of Nomads With A Purpose, blog and brand. She has been a professional blogger since she was in 9th grade, has been seen in media such as Huffington Post, and currently specializes in self-growth through the pursuit of flow state. In addition, Gabi has been traveling the world full time with her family of 7 since she was 15 years old.

This blog covers the section of our road trip through Canada’s National Parks including Canada’s Glacier National Park, Yoho National Park, Jasper National Park, Banff National Park, and Kootenay National Park. In the summer of 2017, we set off on a 5,000 mile, summer-long adventure road trip through the Western U.S. and Canada.  Our goal …

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Idaho is an adventure-lovers paradise and is the perfect destination if you like taking road trips that revolve around hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, and the myriad of water sports that the beautiful lakes of Idaho provide. We take a road trip through Idaho most summers and in this blog, we are sharing 2 of …

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Updated April 2024 for additional information and accuracy. Welcome to our guide on the best hikes in the majestic Sawtooth Mountains surrounding Stanley, Idaho! Nestled in the heart of the Gem State, the Sawtooth Range is a hiker’s paradise, boasting rugged peaks, pristine alpine lakes, and breathtaking vistas at every turn. Whether you’re looking for …

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It’s amazing how much wilderness Idaho has that doesn’t get used! This local secret is a perfect rock climbing adventure for your whole family.  The routes are easy, top-roped, and have some of the most incredible views in the Valley.  Plus it has amazing free camping. This local gem is still in the works, as …

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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 hiker’s playground, Lake Louise.  From expert scrambles to meandering strolls to teahouses, Lake Louise has a day hike for any adventurer. Keep reading to find out the top routes …

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One of the best day hikes in the French Pyrenees is the Cirque de Gavarnie. This blog will give you great tips on how to hike the Cirque de Gavarnie. Where is the Cirque de Gavarnie located? Hidden among the many villages of the French Pyrenees is an amazing region of hiking trails, the most …

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Northern Washington is filled with gorgeous mountains and amazing artisan food. Northern Washington offers a plethora of activities, ranging from the imposing peaks of North Cascades National Park to the vibrant atmosphere of Leavenworth, where outdoor enthusiasts can revel in an abundance of thrilling adventures.  Here are some of our favorite things to do in …

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Hidden across the highway from the more well-known Cascade Lakes Highway, with profound lakes, forests, and views of the Three Sisters and Broken Top mountains, is a gem that most out-of-state travelers never even give a second glance, the Peter Skene Ogden Trail. What makes this trail really fun is that there is a spot on …

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Yosemite National Park, with its iconic granite cliffs, cascading waterfalls, and towering sequoias, is a haven for nature enthusiasts and avid hikers. For those seeking a memorable day of exploration without the constraints of obtaining a hiking permit, you’ll love hiking the Four Mile Trail to Panorama Trail to Mist Trail in Yosemite that takes …

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Our family of 7 has been living out of our RV for the past 3 years.  For the most part, we try to free camp on forest service roads and travel quickly from crag to trail.  For a few months of the year we sit still in an RV park and enjoy the comforts of …

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Coming from Southern California, we had pretty high standards when it came to looking for awesome waves to surf.  After traveling through 15 countries on our road trip through Europe, these were our favorite surf destinations.  Each one offers a unique experience both in the water and out.  By far, our favorite area was the …

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Hike the Cinque Terre – a place untouched for centuries, brimming with unparalleled beauty. Planning tips for your unforgettable adventure. A place that can only be reached by foot– a place that has stood untouched for centuries– a place that contains more beauty than any traveler could dream of.  Hiking the Cinque Terre is a …

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Hidden beneath Italian tourist traps like Lake Como, Milan, and Venice lies the Italian Alps’ greatest treasure. . . Arco: a climber’s paradise. Past Lake Garda, in between a gorgeous intersection of the Alps, is a gem that holds adventure, beauty, and fun. With more than a thousand routes in the area, great campgrounds within …

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The 6 Best Castles in Europe The continent of Europe was once home to thousands upon thousands of castles, and today hundreds of them still stand.  On our six-month European road trip, we had the privilege of encountering many of these ancient monuments.  These are what we think are the six best castles in Europe.

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Out of all the cute towns in Europe, Hossegor, France became our favorite.  It’s surfy, it’s foodie, it’s nature-y.  If you are like us, this too will become your favorite place in Europe after one step into Hossegor. The combination of cobblestone streets, bike paths, french bakeries, and big name surf shops, will leave you …

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    Majestic.  Baffling.  Vibrant.  Moving.  Breathtaking.  Incomparable.  All words people may use to describe this noteworthy place.  For some, it’s a yearly vacation to this safe haven of sorts; to others, a once in a lifetime chance to see it. Surely you’ve heard of it. Our 3 reasons to visit Interlaken were driven by …

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