We are so excited to be able to share our biggest trip of the year with you! We set out on Sunday, August 18th, hopping an early flight from Dallas to Boston. Parker ready to go! With a 3.5 hour flight, we were worried about how to keep Parker entertained. He was super on the … Continue reading Road trip: Acadia and Bar Harbor Part I
Food and water are two of the most important items to plan for when setting out on a backpacking trip. Here are the basics for preparing for your next excursion.
In August of this year we are taking our first family trip since May of 2018, which is a long time for the Krafts to go without a vacation! In true Kraft family style we are planning a national park and roadtrip-based vacation.
Today on Backpacking Essentials, we're going to discuss one of the most crucial planning decisions, how you are going to get to your destination. Getting to and from your trailhead is definitely not the most fun part of setting out into the rugged outdoors, but it is the part that could most easily ruin a … Continue reading Backpacking Essentials: How to Get Where You’re Going
Hey everyone! We're back with Part 2 of our September 2015 trip to Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks! If you missed Part 1, you can check it out here. When we left off we were just finishing our time at Glacier National Park. From there we road tripped our way back to Yellowstone National Park. … Continue reading #TravelBackThursday Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks, Part 2
After writing our last post, the first installment about our 2015 vacation to Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks, Jordan and I thought it might be helpful to share what equipment we like to take on our backpacking journeys. We have had some trial and error, and while our kit isn't perfect, we're pretty happy with … Continue reading Backpacking Gear 101
#travelbackthursday Our 2015 trip to Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks. Travel tips, photos, and more.