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Five Travel Essentials for Your Adventure

Posted by on Nov 8, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Five Travel Essentials for Your Adventure

For some of us, the urge, or absolute need, to travel and seek out adventures is so incredibly strong that we simply cannot function or focus when our minds get set on the idea of our next destination. We become consumed by it – the research and planning, the time spent on Pinterest looking at photos from previous travelers, the budgeting, it all becomes a full time job! Which often interferes with our actual full time jobs, and so we begin daydreaming about ways to quit our jobs, and just get paid to travel. Anyway, back to planning. While it may be tempting to take the carefree route...

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Tips for Kayaking and Canoeing in the Fall

Posted by on Oct 7, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Tips for Kayaking and Canoeing in the Fall

Tips for Kayaking and Canoeing in the Fall

Just because there’s a chill in the air and the leaves are falling doesn’t mean it’s time to kiss river adventures goodbye until spring! We’re here to let you in on a few tips, like what to wear kayaking in the fall, to let you continue your kayaking and canoeing expeditions well into the autumn months while staying safe and comfortable. Take advantage of the warmest time of day This may seem simple, but many of us love nothing more than to get up early in the morning and head out on our ventures. Unfortunately, this isn’t the time of year to be the early bird, with it being best...

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Fall Fishing Tips

Posted by on Sep 3, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Fall Fishing Tips

Fall Fishing Tips

The United States ranks among the top ten most biodiverse ecosystems in the entire world. Due to its diversity of freshwater and marine ecosystems, our country ranks particularly high in terms of fish species. That doesn’t surprise us here in Nebraska; in fact, the entire Great Plains region is home to some of the greatest fishing you’ll find nestled between the coasts. No matter the season, it’s always a great time to drop a line in the water. When September rolls around, most people are putting away their fishing gear, winterizing their boats, and cleaning out their tents and campers...

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Landscape Photography for Beginners

Posted by on Aug 8, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Landscape Photography for Beginners

Landscape Photography for Beginners

The Great Plains of Nebraska evoke a feeling of simpler times. Whether it’s stunning sunrises, or dramatic sunsets, the visual of seeing the plains in their entire splendor is something that can have us daydreaming about the old days, long before the development of our beautiful plains. Capturing these lands in all their glory takes some time to master, but when you do, the results can be truly frame-worthy. Scenes of the Great Plains make for fantastic wall hangings in homes, offices, or anywhere else that needs some positive energy sprinkled into it. If you don’t know much about...

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6 Fun Family-Friendly Camping Games

Posted by on Jul 9, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on 6 Fun Family-Friendly Camping Games

6 Fun Family-Friendly Camping Games

Camping season is here, and while simply getting out into nature and enjoying the fresh air and break from everyday life may be the ultimate goal, fun activities to do along the way only add to the experience. And for those camping with kids, games and entertainment are crucial elements in a successful outing for all. Luckily, we’ve compiled a list of six unique things to do while camping that are perfect for all ages that you can take along for your next trip. And even better, unlike board games, these camping games don’t include small pieces that can get lost at your campsite during the...

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Fun Facts About Nebraska

Posted by on Jun 4, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Fun Facts About Nebraska

Fun Facts About Nebraska

Whether you make an annual family trip or are planning on visiting Nebraska for the very first time, you may not know some of the fascinating facts and history about our great state. For instance, did you know that Nebraska used to called the “Tree Planter’s State” before it was renamed the “Cornhusker State”? Read on to learn more about the beautiful Nebraska Sandhills and beyond! Pioneers of Nebraska There have been many inventions and discoveries made right here in Nebraska that have changed the lives of those all over the world, including: The biggest mammoth fossils ever...

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