On a shorter hike (5 miles or less), Paul and I usually just carry a bottle of water or two and maybe a small snack. On longer hikes, we bring more – usually the full hydration pack (which I think is a must for almost any hike over 5 … [Continue reading] about What’s in your pack?
https://hikeitbaby.com/blog/3-reasons-get-on-trail-with-grandparents/ This is a great resource and the information pertains to hiking with children as well. … [Continue reading] about Hiking with Grandchildren
We were all told as children to stay out of the mud. Wash your hands. Take off those dirty shoes before you get the carpet (floor) dirty. But, you know what? As adults, we need to remember to play in the mud. To have some fun. To have some … [Continue reading] about Play in the mud
The owners of 3 Rivers Outdoor Company have not only opened an outdoor equipment/clothing store, but a hub for outdoor activities in the Greater Pittsburgh area. “We felt like there was a lack of a home for outdoor people in Pittsburgh, a place … [Continue reading] about 3 Rivers Outdoor Company