Avalanche Safety: Avoid these 6 Mistakes

I posted  an epic picture of my family completing a hike on Twitter with the caption “Shorts in the snow… That is Alberta Spring Hiking”. I then tagged the Banff National Park @banffNP  in the photo.  Following posting the photo a series of feelings of embarrassment, stupidity and worry crept up after  hearing their response…

Tips for Backcountry Hiking with a Baby

These tips are based on our first backpacking trip with our 1 year old.  The tips posted here are based on my reflections post-trip and what I might have done differently on my first back-country trip with a baby “If I knew then, what I know now”. Please keep in mind that most of the tips…