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outdoors spring break

Outdoorsy Spring Break Destinations

While we’re getting further into 2019 and Christmas holidays seem like they happened ages...

New Year’s Resolutions to Improve Your Dog’s Health

2019 is in full swing with almost the first month down in the books....

8 Perfect Places for Winter Hiking

What makes winter hiking the best kind of hiking? No mosquitos! Not to mention...

Winter Paddling Safety Guide

While we appreciate that winter paddling might not be as appealing as summer paddling,...

The Simple Solution to Your Messy Trunk

The trunk. The place where most things in your car go to die. Smelly...

Dog Breeds for Active Families

Congratulations! If you’ve landed on this page, your family is most likely growing by...

The Best Dog-Friendly States to Live In, and Why

Is your four-legged friend more like a family member than a pet? You take...

Fall Pet-Friendly Festivities

Labor day is always a bittersweet holiday, isn’t it? We get a three-day weekend,...

Last Minute Ideas for Labor Day Weekend

Can you believe it’s already the end of August? It feels like we watched...

Adventure Packs for your Adventure Dog

There’s nothing better than getting outdoors, breathing in fresh air, and having your pup...

Six Places Made for Kayaking and Canoeing

With over 250,000 rivers and 125,000 lakes in the mainland 48 states, the United...

Let the Dog Days of Summer Commence!

If you try to think of the hottest day you can ever remember, I...

Four Places to Escape to This Summer

Summertime is here, and we know you’re itching for an adventure. Don’t worry, if...

Top Memorial Day Weekend Events Around the U.S.

Although the official start of summer is still weeks away, Memorial Day weekend provides...

Grandmother, mother and daughter on a bridge in a forest

Outdoorsy Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Adventurous Moms

Not sure what to get mom for Mother’s Day? Don’t worry—we’ve got your back...

Father’s Day is coming up, what have you got planned?

Father’s Day is right around the corner, meaning now is the perfect time to...

Athletic young woman is rock climbing at sunset

Best Rock Climbing Spots in the U.S.

Interested in trying rock climbing but not sure where to go? We’ve got you...

Three generations having a picnic on the ground

Travall’s Guide to Planning a Family Picnic

While some parts of the country are still shaking off the last snows of...

Man and child fishing

Best Times to Fish in Spring

Fishing in spring can be tough—rivers swollen from snowmelt, frigid water temperatures keeping fish...

dog in a car

Tips for a Successful (and Stress-Free) Weekend Road Trip with Your Dog

Let’s face it: you’re due for a few days away from the stress of...

Grandparents And Granddaughter Walking In Park Together

7 Outdoor Springtime Activities for Grandparents and Grandchildren

Grandparents: Do you have any plans to spend time with your grandchildren this spring?...

3 Ways to Get Your Car Ready for Springtime Adventures

If freezing temperatures and less-than-ideal driving conditions kept you in the house this winter,...

Don’t do what we did: Fall color edition

Fall is my absolute favorite time of the year. The colors, the sweaters, the...

You thought you knew all the camping tricks…

We know we aren’t the only ones who enjoy camping. There’s something about spending...

Happy 101st birthday NPS!

Our National Park Service (NPS) is turning the big one-oh-one this Friday. A 100th...

A photo of a trail sign at Black Canyon of the Gunnison. If there had been trail signs on all my hikes, I would never get lost.

Don’t do what we did!: Lost edition

Hiking has always been one of my favorite outdoor activities. It can be as...

outdoors spring break

Outdoorsy Spring Break Destinations

While we’re getting further into 2019 and Christmas holidays seem like they happened ages...

New Year’s Resolutions to Improve Your Dog’s Health

2019 is in full swing with almost the first month down in the books....

8 Perfect Places for Winter Hiking

What makes winter hiking the best kind of hiking? No mosquitos! Not to mention...

Winter Paddling Safety Guide

While we appreciate that winter paddling might not be as appealing as summer paddling,...

The Simple Solution to Your Messy Trunk

The trunk. The place where most things in your car go to die. Smelly...

Dog Breeds for Active Families

Congratulations! If you’ve landed on this page, your family is most likely growing by...

The Best Dog-Friendly States to Live In, and Why

Is your four-legged friend more like a family member than a pet? You take...

Fall Pet-Friendly Festivities

Labor day is always a bittersweet holiday, isn’t it? We get a three-day weekend,...

Last Minute Ideas for Labor Day Weekend

Can you believe it’s already the end of August? It feels like we watched...

Adventure Packs for your Adventure Dog

There’s nothing better than getting outdoors, breathing in fresh air, and having your pup...

Six Places Made for Kayaking and Canoeing

With over 250,000 rivers and 125,000 lakes in the mainland 48 states, the United...

Let the Dog Days of Summer Commence!

If you try to think of the hottest day you can ever remember, I...

Four Places to Escape to This Summer

Summertime is here, and we know you’re itching for an adventure. Don’t worry, if...

Top Memorial Day Weekend Events Around the U.S.

Although the official start of summer is still weeks away, Memorial Day weekend provides...

Grandmother, mother and daughter on a bridge in a forest

Outdoorsy Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Adventurous Moms

Not sure what to get mom for Mother’s Day? Don’t worry—we’ve got your back...

Father’s Day is coming up, what have you got planned?

Father’s Day is right around the corner, meaning now is the perfect time to...

Athletic young woman is rock climbing at sunset

Best Rock Climbing Spots in the U.S.

Interested in trying rock climbing but not sure where to go? We’ve got you...

Three generations having a picnic on the ground

Travall’s Guide to Planning a Family Picnic

While some parts of the country are still shaking off the last snows of...

Man and child fishing

Best Times to Fish in Spring

Fishing in spring can be tough—rivers swollen from snowmelt, frigid water temperatures keeping fish...

dog in a car

Tips for a Successful (and Stress-Free) Weekend Road Trip with Your Dog

Let’s face it: you’re due for a few days away from the stress of...

Grandparents And Granddaughter Walking In Park Together

7 Outdoor Springtime Activities for Grandparents and Grandchildren

Grandparents: Do you have any plans to spend time with your grandchildren this spring?...

3 Ways to Get Your Car Ready for Springtime Adventures

If freezing temperatures and less-than-ideal driving conditions kept you in the house this winter,...

Don’t do what we did: Fall color edition

Fall is my absolute favorite time of the year. The colors, the sweaters, the...

You thought you knew all the camping tricks…

We know we aren’t the only ones who enjoy camping. There’s something about spending...

Happy 101st birthday NPS!

Our National Park Service (NPS) is turning the big one-oh-one this Friday. A 100th...

A photo of a trail sign at Black Canyon of the Gunnison. If there had been trail signs on all my hikes, I would never get lost.

Don’t do what we did!: Lost edition

Hiking has always been one of my favorite outdoor activities. It can be as...