Archives / 2012 / August

Making the best of a bad situation

Making the best of a bad situation

Rock Climbing

After our big summer road trip, Colette and I spent a few days at Outdoor Retailer in Salt Lake City before picking up our van up and heading to Colette’s mom’s house in Methow Valley, which is in the... Read More »

EMS Hiking Blogger Takes a Big Step Forward: Dan Szczesny’s Book Deal

EMS Hiking Blogger Takes a Big Step Forward: Dan Szczesny’s Book Deal

Backpacking

When we launched this blog in March, 2011 our goal was to create a place where EMS employees, customers, and partners could share their knowledge and experiences in one place. One of those customers is Dan Szczesny, the associate... Read More »

Travels with Jacey… Canoeing Hubbard Pond

Paddling

Sunday morning, we decided it was the perfect day to go canoeing. So we loaded the canoe, PFD’s, paddles, snacks, diaper supplies, and dog needs into the CR-V and headed on our way to Hubbard Pond in Rindge, NH.... Read More »

Joe Kinder’s Summer Road Trip Chapter 5: Get Going!

Joe Kinder’s Summer Road Trip Chapter 5: Get Going!

Rock Climbing

It’s been a fantastic summer for anyone who lives within 500 miles of an Eastern Mountain Sports store. We’ve had runs of perfect weather, enough rain to keep our rivers flowing and our lakes full, and only a few... Read More »

The White Family Goes Rock Climbing

The White Family Goes Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

A rapidly growing interest in a new way to play outdoors is usually accompanied by a rapid onset of sheer terror on my mother’s end. Unlike skiing or mountain biking, neither of my parents had ever rock climbed, save... Read More »

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