Trip Report: Zip Lost Pines (Video)

Ziping at Zip Lost Pines A group of us headed to Zip Lost Pines near Bastrop, Texas on May 6, 2017. Zip Lost Pines is an interesting use of the available land and an exciting adventure. Make sure you check out the video below to get an idea of the fun. If you are curious […]

Trip Report: Zombie Apocalypse Live

Zombie Survival at House of Torment Normally going to a haunted house wouldn’t be the best use of my time, but throw in some zombies and I’m all about it. It turned out to be a fun and amazing trip with my friend David. If you have any interest in a Zombie Apocalypse Live check out […]

Trip Review: An After Work Get Away

A Quick Trip to Goodwater Loop We have been trying to move to a new home over the last few months and for one reason or another, we just haven’t been able to make this happen. Our close and move in date just kept getting pushed and this ended up interfering and postponing multiple trips. […]

A Look Back at Cairn Box Subscription (Videos)

Interested in Cairn Subscription Box? If you are interested in a Cairn Box subscription, then take a few minutes to watch the videos below before you make your decision. This is a look back at the past 6 months as Jack unboxes his Cairn boxes so you can see “What’s in the box?!” If you […]

Food Review: XMRE Blue Line

Yay! Breakfast for Dinner On our recent trip to Big Bend National Park, I lugged a XMRE Blue Line meal with me until the 2nd night of the backpacking trip. I probably should have eaten it the night before because of its huge size. I was silly and did not check what the meal was […]

Trip Report: Trip to London

A Holidays Trip Abroad Travel Agency: Go-Today Flight: Delta Airlines Destination Route: Austin to Atlanta to London Return Route: London to New York to Austin Hotel: London House Hotel It had been years since Jarrett and I had gone on a vacation to a foreign country.  Actually, we had not traveled anywhere since our honeymoon […]

Trip Report: Big Bend Day 5 & 6

Completing the Outer Mountain Loop This is the trip report for our final Day on the Outer Mountain Loop and the drive home. Make sure to catch up with Big Bend Days 1&2, Big Bend Day 3, and Big Bend Day 4. Sunrise on Blue Creek Trail Wake Up When we went to bed it was warm […]

Trip Report: Big Bend Day 4

Hiking on the Dodson Trail This is day 4 of our recent trip to Big Bend National Park make sure you catch up and read the reports from the previous days: Big Bend Days 1&2 , Big Bend Day 3, and Big Bend Days 5&6. Wake Up To be the desert, we sure experienced a decent amount […]

Trip Report: Big Bend Day 3

Hike Through the Chisos Mountains Make sure you follow the adventure by checking our backcountry driving from days 1 & 2 during our trip to Big Bend National Park and check out Day 4  and Days 5&6. Wake Up One of my first task when waking up was checking on Bmo after he was forced […]

Trip Report: Big Bend National Park Day 1 & 2

Travel Day and Backcountry Driving Jack and I recently headed out to West Texas for a multi-day adventure. We left Austin on November 10th and returned November 15th. Our plan was to do a few short hikes, little backcountry driving, and finish with backpacking the Outer Mountain Loop. We also met up with our Dad […]