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Wind powered
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Wind powered

We’d just received confirmation our ship, the Oosterschelde, had officially won 1st place in the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Trans-Atlantic race when the reality set in that we’d really just successfully crossed the Atlantic Ocean.  By sail.  On a one hundred year old, three mast top sail schooner.  Our particular […]

Moose Quest
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Moose Quest

The quest was simple: photograph a moose from the seat of my Dagger kayak in the Adirondack Mountains. But the odds were long. Notoriously reclusive moose are the J.D. Salingers of the forest. Never have I spied one of those classic calendar-worthy shots of a bull moose with satellite-like antlers […]

Little Feet in Big Canyons: The Joy of Sharing the Outdoors with Little Ones
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Little Feet in Big Canyons: The Joy of Sharing the Outdoors with Little Ones

Life with kids, at least little kids, has been an interesting transition for two adults that used to roam about the hills and mountains of our home countries. My husband, a Nicaraguan native that still shudders at the word “camping” (why would people willingly do that to themselves anyway?), no […]

Exploring the Experience
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Exploring the Experience

There was a time, where all I could imagine was living in New York City, San Diego or San Francisco, in the concrete jungles “where dreams are made of.”  I saw those cities as having power and being a place where everything you could ever imagine was possible. It was […]

Fall Over the Tetons
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Fall Over the Tetons

Mountain town locals know fall is the best season of the year. The tourists head home and the towns clear out. Temperatures get a bit cooler, but the days are still longish. It’s a perfect time to head out on your own adventures before winter sets in. There’s still fun […]