Eagle Pass Mountain

Eagle Pass Mountain

As has happened on quite a few of our trips over the years, our first attempt to get to Eagle Pass Mountain between Revelstoke and Sicamous did not succeed. We had made our first trip one late October day a couple of years ago where we found that the road that leads...
Camping and touring along Iceland’s South Coast

Camping and touring along Iceland’s South Coast

In 2015, we were lucky enough to have the opportunity to spend a couple of weeks in Iceland, where we split our time between visiting Reykjavik, camping along the south coast, and backpacking the Laugaveggurin. As this was a varied sort of trip, we had to pack along...
The Ten Essentials

The Ten Essentials

When people spend time in the back country or wilderness, or even go on a day hike near town, there will always be some element of risk and having the right equipment goes a long ways into being prepared in the event of an emergency. And included in your list of the...
Iceland’s Laugavegurinn – Part 2

Iceland’s Laugavegurinn – Part 2

Spending the night at the Álftavatn camp was a first real opportunity to meet some of our fellow travelers on this route. People from around the world, with many being from Europe and the USA, had come here to live this great Icelandic outdoor experience. Some were...