With temperatures dropping and snow falling, it's important to stay warm on outdoor adventures. The best way to keep your body temperature up is to layer properly. Knowing what each layer looks like and is for is an important step in staying safe and warm outside.
Winter is finally over and it’s time to get active again! With state parks and natural areas featuring hundreds of hiking trails and bike paths, Wisconsin is a great place to explore the outdoors. However, without the limitations of a trail, there is so much more to discover. Leaving the trails behind can lead you … Continue reading 3 Ways to Get Active in Wisconsin This Summer
Devil's Lake State Park is one of the most popular state parks in Wisconsin. It's known for the beautiful pink quartzite bluffs that overlook the lake as well as all the activities the park has to offer. Camping and swimming are some of the most popular activities. The park also has 29 miles of hiking … Continue reading Hiking Devil’s Lake
This past weekend I went diving with a guy whose only diving experience was in the tropics. He began diving when he was kid and was a very good dive buddy, but we both learned a lot about the differences between diving in warm ocean waters and diving in Midwestern lakes. The first thing I … Continue reading How to help a tropical diver through their first lake experience