Thinking of hiking in the Grand Canyon? Looking for some outdoor adventure, spectacular scenery and fantastic vistas? In this guest post, Alan, recounts his recent backpacking trip on the South Kaibab trail to Bright Angel Creek campground and then up the Bright Angel Trail to Indian Gardens and beyond in the Grand Canyon National Park.
Tweet Want to help plan a new multi-day wilderness hike? Interested in shaping the facilities for a 2000km multi day trek? Want to help design the next great walk being planned in Australia? This is your chance to have some input into the newly planned Dreaming Trails in Far North Queensland, Australia From the official […]
Tweet Get teased by friends and family that you are obsessed with hiking? Can’t resist an outdoor goods sale just in case you find a new bit of gear? Spend time at your day job dreaming of your next trip? Don’t understand why anyone would stay in a five star hotel when they could be […]
Tweet Looking for two weeks camp hosting in Southern Tasmania? Happy to volunteer as a campsite host at Cockle Creek? Like the idea of free accommodation in return for working with the Parks and Wildlife Service? The Parks and Wildlife Service in Tasmania are seeking Campground Hosts for two week stints at Cockle Creek in […]
This post shares some excellent research by Larry Hamilton on how he selected, planned and put together his gear to hike in Southern Tasmania. Larry, a self confessed gear junkie, shares some terrific information on what is the best hiking gear and why he uses it..
Tweet Having trouble taking fantastic outdoors photographs? Need some advice on how to take great photos when hiking, bushwalking or backpacking? Don’t understand how your digital camera works or how to get the best out of it? Always wanted to know how to take a perfect photo of a waterfall, rainbow, sunrise, sunset or beautiful […]
Tweet Have you ever returned from a hiking trip and thought? – never again, it is all too hard, too heavy and too difficult– my pack was loaded badly– my tent was too heavy– my food was awful Matthias, a fellow blogger and mate at Matt Worldwide posted a fantastic , detailed analysis recently on […]
Tweet Do you need good, practical advice from experienced bushwalker’s to plan your Overland Track hike? Are you having trouble organising the walk from Cradle Mountain to Lake St Clair on the Overland Track? Is coordinating the Overland Track booking, transport to Cradle Mountain, your flights and getting home again just too confusing and complicated? […]
Tweet Hiking in Tasmania in the snow?Climbing Pelion East to see the spectacular views of Mount Ossa, Barn Bluff and Cradle Mountain covered in snow?Waking at Pelion Hut to see Mt Oakleigh and the button grass plain dusted in snow?Winter hits Tasmania and the Cradle Mountain Lake St Clair National Park. Mt Ossa from Pelion […]