Travel Planning

From deciding where to go, to what to pack and what to pack it in, to books to read set in the country your visiting, and more, we can help with all your travel planning.

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Cross country skiing at Elkhorn Hot Springs in Montana

Elkhorn Hot Springs

Henry is cranking out these hot springs videos! And they are awesome. If you started singing “Everything is Awesome,” then you and I are connected at a cellular level. We spent a few days at Elkhorn over New Years. There was skiing, sledding, soaking, eating, and laying around. I wrote about it for this cool new …

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LifeStraw Review

Update 28 June 2019: LifeStraw water bottles are on sale right now on Amazon. And back to the original article. I love hiking by water. Creeks, streams, rivers, waterfalls, ponds, lakes, ocean…well, you probably know what water is. The bummer about water today, even in the mountains of Montana, is that you can’t drink it …

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Vista Wedge Sandals – Acorn

I was recently chosen to be part of Acorn’s Spring Review Crew and given a pair of their cute Vista Wedge Ankle sandals to try out. (Read to the bottom to find out how you can join the Review Crew.) So far, I love them! I’m generally a sports sandals and minimalist running shoes kind …

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Trekker 64 – Kelty Backpack

My first backpack was a Kelty external frame pack. Way back then, it seemed everyone was switching to internal frames, and I soon did, too. While an internal frame pack is great for dodging through bushes and tight situations, I still missed my external frame. Until last summer when I got a new and improved …

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Speedster Swivel Deluxe – Kelty

Whether running along Peets Hill or strolling down Last Chance Gulch, a good stroller can makes an outdoor outing more pleasant. The Speedster Swivel Deluxe has a secure five-point, adjustable harness and an adjustable-height handle so it fits both you and your kid. The fully padded seat and frame keep your rider comfortable and safe. …

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