July 4, 2017
If you really want to push yourself and take on one of New Zealand’s famous multi-day hikes, while the famous Routeburn and Milford Track are both stunning, I would highly recommend one off the beaten path. My Co-Host Jordan Sessions and I took on the Greenstone and Caples Tracks, located on the south island. This […]
February 2, 2017
Located in Inyo County on the Eastern slope of the Sierra Mountains, you will find the Alabama Hills. If you live around Los Angeles, a short three hour drive out of the city will get you to one of the most stunning places in California. The rock formations are incredible. Both the Alabamas and […]
January 23, 2017
If you reside around Los Angeles or planning to visit the city and you have a slight love affair with the outdoors, DO THIS HIKE. This mild trek without a doubt, tops my list of best hikes around Los Angeles. Mount Allen, or better known as The Sandstone Peak is the highest peak in the […]
November 23, 2016
When New Jersey native Audra Kyrk (pictured bottom left) earned her Master’s Degree from Tulane University School of Social Work in 2012, she was ready to start her career but hankering to learn more. Kyrk also wanted to spend time abroad and improve her skills in Spanish, so she enrolled in a six-week language immersion […]
November 7, 2016
If you’re researching a trip to New Orleans, Louisiana, you’ll notice that most must-see lists include Mardi Gras, Jazz Fest and Bourbon Street. I’ve enjoyed all of these popular choices and more as a NOLA resident of two years, but it’s hard to convince visitors to stray away from the French Quarter to explore the […]
November 4, 2016
The United States Air Force is well known for aiming high, so it’s no surprise that its Pararescuemen (or “PJs”) will stop at nothing to rescue your ass when in trouble. The PJs are Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) and Air Combat Command (ACC) operators tasked with recovery and medical treatment of personnel […]
October 28, 2016
The Grand Canyon is a well-known national treasure that has been photographed many times over by those lucky enough to visit, but few visitors are brave enough to raft along its treacherous waters. “There’s no other way to see 230 miles of the Canyon besides going through it,” says Zack Ventrella. Last summer, Ventrella and […]
October 11, 2016
For most people, the idea of dangling from a cliff-side 200 feet in the air doesn’t sound appealing, and some would consider the act to be downright insane. But for Adventurist Tyler Mackey, that risky notion is a worthwhile goal. Raised in Northern Los Angeles, Mackey discovered his love for adventure while roaming around California. […]
July 6, 2016
New Zealand is a land well known for its natural beauty and spectacular scenery, but one of its most iconic locations is Milford Sound. This top tourist destination is a stunning, mysterious and secluded fiord* on the south island of New Zealand, deep within Fiordland National Park. I recently spent a few glorious days at […]
June 1, 2016
I was so impressed by the open-mindedness of the attendees — everyone can learn a thing or two from these enlightened individuals.
May 22, 2016
The world is full of dreamers, but not many can stay motivated while fighting to turn their dreams into reality.
May 2, 2016
Let’s face it; life is hard… sometimes unbearable. Some folks decide to deal with crappy spurts including sickness, depression or sadness with booze, over-eating, staring at a wall or breaking something. Which all end in more misery, lets be honest without ourselves.
April 27, 2016
Aside from the essentials like food, water, a sleeping bag, etc., there are certain items to splurge on. If you buy cheap equipment/products you’re going to waste money over the long term repurchasing when the shitty thing breaks or causes your life pain.
April 26, 2016
The book highlights nine personal powers you must claim to have more strength, happiness and independence in the world.