How to Camp This Summer

May 5th, 2016|

Spring arrived early in Western Canada, but it’s still only early May and the entire summer camping season is just getting started. Whether you’re heading into the backcountry for the first time or setting off on a lengthy through hike, here are 10 tips to help you camp more this summer:

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Five Reasons to Mountain Bike in Golden, BC, This Summer

May 2nd, 2016|

The wheel size debate probably thrives in the outdoor mecca called Golden, BC, as the major trail networks – Mountain Shadows, CBTs and Moonrakers – offer everything from wide-open machine-groomed flow trails to ultra technical rock’n’root sections. There are jump lines, wooden features and white-knuckle descents mixed in with a healthy dose of […]

a 72-Hour RCR Ski trip

December 7th, 2015|

Powder Matt set Jeff Spackman and I up on the perfect ski-season starter weekend, forming a loop from Calgary through both Fernie Alpine Resort and Kicking Horse Mountain. In just 72 hours, we skied three days at two different resorts, and we only burned a single tank of fuel. Not a bad […]

Exploring London with Hotel Tonight       

November 11th, 2015|

I was able to partner with Hotel Tonight to take care of my last-minute accommodation needs on my recent trip to London, England. Check out the details!

21 Ways to Feel Again on the Ecuador Coast

October 1st, 2015|

My feel again in Ecuador series continues with a quick look at 21 ways to feel again on the Ecuador Coast between Manta and Guayaquil.

72-Hour Adventure in Fernie

July 15th, 2015|

I recently enjoyed a 72 hour adventure in Fernie, British Columbia, which is a small down tucked on the southern edge of the Canadian Rockies.

72-Hour Adventure Guide to Cusco

July 6th, 2015|

Learn how to turn 72 hours in Cusco Peru into the ultimate three day adventure in the Andes, including hiking remote wilderness to gazing at Machu Picchu.

22 Potential Adventures in South Dakota

June 24th, 2015|

Turn 72 Hours in South Dakota into the ultimate black hills and badlands roadtrip through national and state parks and past iconic monuments.

72-Hour Mountain Bike Adventure in Oregon     

June 8th, 2015|

Back in May, I hopped a short flight to Portland, Oregon, and met up with my friend Theo Birkner for a 72-hour mountain bike adventure in Oregon. In just three days, we managed to ride three different regions, each with its own landscape, climate, and riding style.

We left exhausted, but extremely satisfied.

If you’re […]

Travel Guide: Icefield Parkway Cycle Tour

June 17th, 2014|

The Icefield Parkway Cycle Tour is a stunning 230-km ride between Jasper and Banff National Parks between the Rocky Mountain towns of Jasper and Lake Louise.