• Self Care

    5 Tips to Brighten Your Mood on Dreary Days

    Tuesday, November 23, 2021 Written by

    The boisterous weather is rapping on your window from outside, the world seems coated by darkness, there’s a chill in the air that nips at the nose – oh, and it’s only 4:20 pm. Welcome to winter in the Pacific Northwest! With an average of 152 sunny days per year, which mostly occur during the […]

  • Hiking

    How to Prepare for Extreme Winter Weather

    Wednesday, January 20, 2021 Written by

    Winter can be the most wonderful time of the year, and one of the most adversed. Whether you’re traveling, adventuring, or spending some time inside, preparing for the unexpected is key! Make sure you’re ready for the cold season ahead with our tips for staying warm in unexpected winter scenarios. Things to keep in your […]

  • Outdoor Adventures

    5 Pieces of Winter Gear Worth Buying Used

    Thursday, December 31, 2020 Written by

    From technical outerwear to snowsports gear, it’s no secret that winter gear can be a slippery slope of expensive purchases. Buying gently-used items is a great solution to avoid going over your budget and helping to recycle materials which leads to a lower carbon footprint. Here are 5 pieces of used winter gear worth buying, […]

  • Winter Sports

    How to Layer So You Actually Enjoy Outdoor Winter Activities

    Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Written by

    As temperatures start to drop, sometimes the last thing you want to do is spend time outside in the cold. Yet with the proper gear and layering, the chilly season can be full of outdoor fun! From skiing to taking a snowy walk around a park, here are a few tips on how to dress […]

  • Outdoor Adventures

    We Challenge You to a Winter Scavenger Hunt

    Sunday, December 27, 2020 Written by

    With freezing temperatures and snowy landscapes, sometimes it can be hard to find the motivation to go out for a winter hike, snowshoe, or even cross-country ski trip. Yet for those who are willing to brave the cold, this frosty season has its own unique and rewarding discoveries! Next time you head out for a […]

  • Workouts

    No-Equipment Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

    Friday, November 20, 2020 Written by

    When the weather is dreary, finding motivation to go to the gym can be a challenge. Add in the fact that many of us are also avoiding germs at gyms, and it’s even harder to think of creative ways to get in shape. Luckily, certified personal trainer Katelyn Page has a few ideas for you […]