Tag: adventure

Ode to the Fleece

September 23, 2013 0

It becomes an afterthought. You throw it on while you pore over stats and specs for this winter’s ski gear. It’s the layer you wear when you go shopping for your new parka. It’s seen the four corners of the Earth, the inside of your local grocery, innumerable National Parks, and more happy hours than…

By cmrandall1

The trip of a lifetime

August 8, 2013 0

I married a fly fisherman, despite having no interest in fly-fishing. I even managed to avoid the sport despite spending the last 18 years on a river in Colorado and working as a professional raft guide. For 40-some years on the planet, I maintained a sterling 0-for-0 record in the fish department. The Selway River…

By cmrandall1

The Perfect Base Camp

April 11, 2013 0

Finding and setting up the perfect camp is central to any adventure. We’ve collected the “dos and don’ts” for three of our favorite camping experiences. The Developed Campground Sometimes you need a quick fix of nature and a campfire. What’s easier than rolling up in your car to live out of the back for a…

By cmrandall1

October 15, 2012 0

Glen Young is another member of the Nikwax Faction Team. His non-profit organization, Direct Experience International, provides hands on learning, adventure, and travel to help his students grow. His programs take place all over the world and we would like to share his Mt. Rainier climbing experience with our readers.

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