Wild World: Eagle Cap Wilderness, Oregon

Oregon’s Eagle Cap Wilderness

Hidden in a pocket of northeast Oregon, the Eagle Cap Wilderness is home to 358,461 acres of wild terrain, vast granite mountains, glacial u-shaped valleys, and abundant wildlife. This is not the Oregon that pe...
www.letsbewild.com - Adventure Travel: Big Bend National Park, Texas

Mechanical Misadventures in the Big Bend

There are some roads that 2004 Volkswagen Jettas were never designed to go down. Sand roads. Dirt roads. Gravel roads. Big-ass rock roads. Hot desert roads. Mountain roads. Big Bend National Park in southwest...

My First Summit: Glacier Peak

Yvon Chouinard once said, "It's not an adventure until something goes wrong." I heard it repeated on the film 180 Degrees South and it reminded me that many of my most enjoyable adventures had, in fact, b...
www.letsbewild.com - kayaking Alaska's inside passage - bald eagles - Denis Dwyer

The Wild Passage

 This Steller sea lion was no different from any of the hundreds of others that I had encountered already on my 1,200-mile Inside Passage kayaking adventure. I would typically first spot one a few boat lengths ...
www.letsbewild.com - Aurora Borealis, Northern Lights - Photo by Thomas Koidhis

Consciousness of the Universe

An 8 image panorama made on a full moon on a granite cliff overlooking the Slave River, close to Fort Fitzgerald. Equipment: Canon 5D Mark II, 24-105 4.0L lens. Certain things touch so deeply into the hu...
"Follow Your Dreams" by Karl Johnston

Magic in the Skies

For those that live outside the North and who have never been up here before - yes we have roads. Some. Sometimes. Traveling by road in the North is not uncommon - especially in the North & South Slave re...