Off The Grid: The Ultimate Guide to Dry Camping

Inverters, Generators, Solar Panels, and More When you hear talk among avid RVers of “dry camping” or “boondocking”, They’re talking about camping without the water and power hookups you get at KOA-style campgrounds (in other words, “roughin’ it”!). This is what it’s all about; this is what a self-enclosed unit was built for–and this is[…]

Five Mile Pass

Utah is well known for its beautiful lands. The mountains and dessert make great opportunist for hiking, fishing, camping, and off road recreational activities. Moab is a internationally know for the annual eastern jeep safari that is held. There are many national parks that are beautiful to see; Zions, Arches, and Bryce canyon. There are[…]


Wet and dreary weather locally this week has me dreaming about quick getaways to warmer climates in the coming weekends. May is one of my favorite times to get outdoors, especially in Southern Utah where temperatures are mild all day. When you think about Southern Utah getaways, the more popular national parks tend to be[…]

Big Bears, Breathtaking Beauty, and a Bombastic Break in Banff

Looking for a family vacation north of the border? When most people think “Canada Vacation”, they think Niagara Falls. While this spot’s still on my list to visit some day, there’sendless adventure and beauty just directly north of us that live in the western states… in Alberta and British Columbia! Atop the summit of Fairview[…]

Climbing Basics

Welcome to an entirely new world of thrilling, adrenaline pumping action; welcome to rock climbing. I am going to introduce you to the basic types of climbing and the equipment you need to get started . There are many different types of rock climbing. Trad Climbing, sport climbing, top-rope climbing and bouldering are the main[…]