26 Jan, 2016

Kayaking New Zealand’s Abel Tasman Coast

One of the best things I've done in New Zealand was a three-day sea-kayaking trip on the coast of Abel Tasman National Park. See the photos and get the full scoop on the tour here.

11 Jan, 2016

Essential Safety Tips for Hiking with Dogs

Hit the trail with your fury friend...but first make sure you know how to keep your dog safe and comfortable. Here's some important factors to consider and tips for hiking and adventuring with your number one mutt.

20 Dec, 2015

20 Best Hot Springs in Nevada Mapped

Check the map, grab your (birthday) suit, and head to one of these 20 best hot springs in Nevada for the ultimate soak.

7 Dec, 2015

Everything you Need to Know about Hiking The Wave in Arizona

Learn about the trail, permits, and gear in this detailed guide to hiking the amazing Wave along the Utah/Arizona border.

26 Nov, 2015

Antelope Island Instagram Meetup: Recap & Photos

Over 50 people came to hang, hike & camp at the first Bearfoot Theory Instagram meetup on Antelope Island. Here are the best photos and a full recap!

18 Nov, 2015

15 Reasons to take your First Backcountry Hut Trip this Winter

Winter backcountry hut trips aren't just for extreme skiers. Here's 15 reasons why you should take your 1st backcountry hut trip this winter. Personally, I'm looking forward to #7, #11, #13 & #15. You?

11 Nov, 2015

12 Beginner-Friendly Ski Resorts for Adults

Learning how to ski? Here's 12 beginner-friendly ski resorts around the west with lessons tailored for adults, reasonable prices, and plenty of beginner terrain.

26 Oct, 2015

6 Reasons to Cook One-Pot Camping Meals + 6 Delicious Recipes

Dan-dan noodles ... paella ... coconut red lentil stew?!? Mmmmm. Simplify your camp kitchen and minimize cleanup with these easy one-pot camping meals shared by my friends from the cooking blog Fresh Off The Grid.

23 Oct, 2015

Antelope Island Instagram Meetup & Campout

Lets hang! On November 14th, I'm headed to the Great Salt Lake's Antelope Island with a couple of my fellow Outbound Explorers for camping, hiking, photography, gear giveaways, free grub, and campfire camaraderie. Join us for the first-ever Bearfoot Theory Instagram Meetup!

8 Oct, 2015

Review of the Summit Series Adventure Photography Workshop in Jackson, Wyoming

I recently spent a week in Jackson Hole, Wyoming learning how to take better adventure photos at the Summit Series Adventure Photography Workshop. In this post, I share my full review, what I learned, and my favorite pictures from the course.

30 Sep, 2015

Tips for Backpacking the Trans-Catalina Trail

Just because the weather is starting to turn in the mountains doesn't mean you have to put all of your camping gear away. If you feel like chasing summer, the Trans-Catalina Island Trail is 40 miles of sun, beach, and gorgeous ocean views and offers year-round beach-front camping.

21 Sep, 2015

Mountain Biking the White Rim Trail in Canyonlands National Park

Mountain biking the 100-mile White Rim Trail through Canyonlands National Park should be on every biker's bucketlist, and it's challenging but doable even for the beginner mountain biker. Check out the photos and learn everything you need to know about planning your trip, including itineraries, permits, camping, and gear.