Week 14: Winter Wonderland on Public Land

Well Winter decided to finally show up during Spring this year. Our area has set a new April record for snowfall by the time I was able to write this. Yes I am a few weeks behind on blogs, 3 to be exact but we have been keeping up with our 52 Week Hike Challenge….

Week 13: Ice Ice Baby at Perrot State Park

One of my favorite places to visit close to home for  hiking with a view is Perrot State Park. Also houses some amazing trail running. I’m not kidding when I say the views can compete with Devils Lake State Park One of my favorite places to visit close to home for  hiking with a view…

*Stepping out of our Comfort Zone*

Week 12 of our 52 week hike challenge. Life begins at the end of your comfort zone! Watch Phoenix and I stepping out of ours. I always preach life begins at the end of your comfort zone so might as well make right with that. Phoenix and I were definitely out of ours with a…

Week 12: Stepping out of the Comfort Zone!

Very proud of Phoenix (2 yr old son) and I on this one. Week 12 brought us down to the Kickapoo Valley Reserve area for a day of hiking just the 2 of us. I tend to stay in the areas I know like the back of my hand with reception when taking him out…

Week 10 Hike Video

Read about our hike here Week 10: Great River/La Crosse River State Trail…..was not our intended hike. Start Living

Week 9: Levi Mound Trails….Bike Ramps and Jet Scare

I need to start off with I apologize about getting behind in my blogging. I knew with the weather turning beautiful that it would become a challenge to keep up. As I personally think I have a love affair with the outdoors and how the sun feels on my skin is priceless. Its like a…

Week 8: La Crosse County Public Land

Already 2 months into our 52 Week Hike Challenge and still going strong. Week 8 hike was a pretty short one being only about half mile total but still has to count. Our time for a good hike this week was cut short by several different ice storms that decided our area was the place…

Week 7: Black River State Forest

After reliving our first backpacking trip with our toddler through all the photos and videos we decided to go back out and revisit the trails.