Articles written by: Mountain Khakis

Life on the Open Road
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Life on the Open Road

When we conjured up the idea of living in a vintage trailer for a year while we traveled the continental United States, we admittedly weren’t thinking—we were dreaming. We were imagining mountains and beaches and switchbacks and lawn chairs and hot dogs roasting on an open fire. Reality has a [...]

On Living and Camping Authentically
From Mountain Khakis / Life Untucked

On Living and Camping Authentically

At our core, we believe in promoting several simple truths: “Inside us all exists an adventurous soul – a wild heart that is called from nature to live authentically and free from modern society. For many outdoor and mountain enthusiasts pure freedom and rugged adventure has become a way of [...]

Silverton —> Durango
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Silverton —> Durango

A close friend of mine asked if I would be interested in joining her for a section of the Colorado Trail. She was aiming to finish all 486 miles in about five weeks, and invited me along to join in the last week of fun: Silverton to Durango. This was [...]

A Tale of Summits and Seaweed
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A Tale of Summits and Seaweed

~ June 7th, 2016 ~ “It’s only 500 more vertical feet, Tristan.” “Thanks Rob,” I managed to reply through gritted teeth. As I stepped over my rope, I stopped and gazed out upon one of the most beautiful scenes I have ever seen. Far below, small mountains blossomed upwards as [...]

Image by The Dyrt user Jess K
From Mountain Khakis

5 Inspirational Pictures to Get You Camping

At Mountain Khakis, we are all about getting outdoors. That’s why we’re part of the $100,000 Camping Giveaway Contests on The Dyrt, a platform for campground reviews. Our contests cover Wyoming, North Carolina, and South Carolina. June was the first month of our contest, and we want to share the [...]