“These walls are more than a piece of thin fabric…your Macpac tent is a reliable shelter on stormy nights that we hope will always feel like home”. It was instant love after reading this inside Macpac’s Sololight Hiking Tent. Read on for why this lightweight 1-person tent should be a solo hiker’s top pick.Read More
Don't retreat into your hidey hole this winter! The crisp mountain air, magic light, hot chocolate + marshmallows (or whisky + chocolate, depending on how you roll) by the campfire are all calling your name.
I know, I know...but what if you freeze?
Luckily, XTM Performance have just the gear to keep you warm so you can keep on exploring
On Tuesday 5 June 2018, Megan set out on her 1000 mile run across the UK, from John O’Groats to Land’s End, alone and unsupported in support of the charity, School In A Bag. We were lucky enough to catch up with Megan the day before she left to find out more about her 40-day adventure…Read More
Rooted in empowering the next generation of explorers through sharing stories of women breaking boundaries, We caught up with some of The North Face’s Australian ambassadors on their experience within the outdoor industry and their opinion on the #shemovesmountains campaign.Read More
The wild horse is like a mythical creature. Liminal; vanishing; in the world I grew up in – Europe – extinct. There was a species of wild horse there once, known as the Tarpan. Many native breeds trace their ancestry back to it, but the species itself was lost some time around the turn of the twentieth century.
So when I learned that for the past ten years, an organisation called Rewilding Europe has been reintroducing herds of horses to the mountains of Bulgaria, I began to dream of travelling out there to see it for myself. I decided to craft an adventure around the idea.Read More
Ever dreamt of sailing the Arctic Circle but couldn’t raise the cash to join a live-aboard? Expeditions can run into the thousands, but Narwhal Expeditions have come up with an innovative solution to crewing by offering an Arctic sailing enthusiast the opportunity to get on board for just £5Read More
Meet Thuc. A Sydney-based photographer with a lifelong affliction that the Germans call fernweh (a yearning for far-flung places) and an enthusiasm to live an active and exciting life. Inspired by big landscapes, heart-filled human feats and soul-shaping experiences. Through her phenomenal photography skills, she is able freeze beautiful and powerful moments to inspire you to dream big and live big, to chase your own versions of adventure and fulfilment.Read More
She Went Wild Ambassador Sara Piper shares her tales of her latest Sea to Summit adventures. Curious to know more about Sea to Summits and why they are such an exciting way to explore a new country or maybe a new way to adventure at home? Read her latest blog, get inspired and get planning!Read More
Eav is an Environmental academic with a key interest in the elimination of marine debris.
It's no secret, plastic pollution is a big problem, but it’s also a visible one that we can solve. Altering your life to reduce consumption and waste, and persuading others to do the same is an important step to improve the way we care for our oceans and environment. Read more about the affects of plastics and the nooks and crannies they might be hiding in.Read More
Meet Noemie Fox, She Went Wild Ambassador, pro Canoe Slalom Athlete and student. Born in Marseille, France, Noemie moved to Sydney at the age of 2, as her parents were to compete in the 2000 Olympic Games. As a Senior Canoe Slalom athlete, she spends her time between Europe and Australia to race in competitions, train on beautiful natural rivers or man made courses and spend time with great people from all over the world!Read More
Claire is a self claimed hiking-addict, and we bet that before you're done with this read, you'll be too! Keen to get into hiking? Or simply looking for some multi day hiking trip advice? Then this blog is for you! Read on...!Read More
In the infamous words of Doctor Zeus ' You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!”.
In 2017 Jess Pealing traded office gear for mountain gear and set off for France to embark upon a mountaineering course. Read her story about part taking in the course, overcoming challenges and finally summiting Mont BlancRead More
Who fancies some pan fried gnocchi after a days hike? We do!
Read more on this deliciously warming camping meal on this recipe post!Read More
Emma, mama of Jack and Sonny and creative brainds behind Mamalina; a blog, vlog and YouTube Channel aimed at all things motherhood. Emma is passionate about family, travel, yoga, sustainable living and generally enjoying a slow pace of life. Check out Emma's top tips for zero waste parenting.Read More
In May 2017 Mikaela Toczek cycled the North Coast 500, also known as Scotland's Route 66. The trail passes castle ruins, endless beaches, mountain ranges and natural wonders like the 'Smoo Cave', a mystical limestone sea cave, which displays a spectacular cascading waterfall in wet weather. Get inspired for your next cycling adventure!Read More
Test your own recycling knowledge? Do you know what goes in which bin? We all know plastics are no good, but which plastics are worse than others? Check out what's what on our blog. See you at the recycling binsRead More
The John Muir Trail passes through what many backpackers say is the finest mountain scenery in the United States. This is a land of 13,000-foot and 14,000-foot peaks, of lakes in the thousands, and of canyons and granite cliffs. The trail is 211 miles long and winds through the famed Sierra Nevada. In 2016 Marylene embraced the challenge and shared her adventure with She Went Wild. Read more on the blog!Read More
Amy Molloy reveals her latest on camping with a little one.
Keen to take your bub out for a few nights in the wild? But not sure how? Worried about their comfort? What should you pack? How will you do it? Amy Molloy has you covered. Read more about her advice on camping with a little one (even in winter) in this article. Get out there!Read More
Planning an adventure your keen to sum up in a picture and hang on your wall forever? Scaling walls, flying down rapids, diving the oceans or taking the kids on a hiking holiday doesn't phase you, but you're not quite sure how you'll secure those memories on camera? Check out our latest blog in which Evgenia from @instamemoriesinphotography shares her best tips and tricks with a camera.Read More
Check out Ambassador Mel Hayes' latest thoughts on her favorite mountain biking gear : iXS
Mel rides 100% Enduro, so this kit has been trailed and tested on both technical climbs and descents during long period in the saddle.
What's more, iXS riding apparel is made from recycled plastics, PET bottles specifically and with the slogan "One Playground. Nurture it" iXS place the importance of the environment in every aspect of the manufacture and production of their gear. #PlasticFreeRead More