Browsing Category : Hiking & Camping

Arizona Camping Road Trip


  Hey Hey Hey! Our yearly Escape Campervan adventure strikes again.  In late April-early May we hit the road again for an adventure on wheels.  The destination this year? – an Arizona Road Trip!  So what happens when you pack 4 New Englanders into a campervan and put them in the desert?  You’re just going to have to keep reading…

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Road Trip Planning 101 (Escape Campervan Edition)


  Hooray! You’ve decided to head out on a road trip adventure! Now what? Planning a camping road trip can seem like a pretty daunting task. With depots all across the country, most of us are traveling to unfamiliar locations to pick up our Escape Campervans. Where do you go? Where should you camp? Don’t worry! I’ve got you covered…

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First Time Visitor’s Guide to Acadia National Park


  Thinking about checking off another box on your National Parks tour?  Spring is officially here, which means warmer temperatures and sunshine are finally on their way.  While there is fun to be had in all seasons, by far the best time to visit Acadia National Park is in the Summer and Fall.  So get ready to hit the road…

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Beginner’s guide to Winter Hikes in the White Mountains, New Hampshire


Winter is coming here! For some this may mean hibernation.  But for the adventurous souls, it means piling on a few more layers and getting out there to explore and play.  In New England the fun doesn’t stop when the temperatures drop – it’s just getting started.  But what do you do if you’re not a skier or snowboarder??  Cold temps…

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Gift Ideas for the Outdoor Adventurer


The holiday season is here, and it’s time to swing into elf mode and get that Christmas (or Hanukkah, or whatever other holiday you celebrate!) shopping finished (….. or started, if you are a solid procrastinator like me).   Have a camper, hiker, or other adventurous soul on your list?  Here are some great ideas for the outdoors-person in your life.…

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