Category Archives: Sierra Mountains

Travel: A Canyon Fit for a King!

Just east of Fresno, CA, in an area geographically similar to Yosemite, lies Kings Canyon National Park. After hearing about the canyon’s reputation for unrivaled beauty, we decided to meet some friends and check it out. We pulled into the entrance and I felt like I missed something.

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Tips for Backpacking with a Small Child

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Parents are often reluctant to take their child on multi-day visits to the backcountry. On the surface, I can understand their concerns but when I dig deeper it’s more often assumptions and irrational fears that keep a family inside. Hopefully this post will provide motivation and tips for outdoor sleepovers! Continue reading

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Rae Lakes Loop with a 2 year old (Packing and Prep)

Today we spent over 12 hours packing. Yes, it really took over 12 hours and we don’t have the kid to blame.

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