Nomadic Moments Prints 4 Sale!

Exciting News! We have prints-4-sale through FineArtAmerica. Since we started NomadicMoments.com, many of you have asked where you can get prints. Today, you can get up to 21 of our favorite photos printed without a watermark in several different sizes and on several different mediums: lustre paper, canvas, and—my personal favorite—metal. You can even get…

Backpacking Olympic National Park – Top 7 Trails

Olympic National Park is a diverse wonderland of mountain peaks, rainforests, and ocean vistas. There are many great day hikes and other adventures to be had when visiting this national treasure. However, some trails need more time to be fully explored. There are trails in Olympic National Park that journey deep into the rugged backcountry…

Hiking Olympic National Park – Top 12 Trails

Olympic National Park is often described as three parks in one and that is a well-deserved title. The beaches are beautiful with towering rock monoliths rising out of the surf. The rainforest is lush with massive ferns and towering moss-covered trees. The glaciated peaks of the Olympic Mountain Range rise into the clouds. Each type…

Hiking the Skyline Trail – Jasper National Park – Part 1

Hiking the Skyline Trail is perhaps the most iconic backcountry adventure in Jasper National Park. When visiting the Canadian Rockies most visitors put a high priority on surrounding themselves with mountain scenery and treeless alpine vistas. A drive on the Icefields Parkway between Banff and Jasper is a great and easy way to get into…

Skyline Trail Guide – Jasper National Park

The Skyline Trail is an amazing trail in Jasper National Park where nearly 16 miles of the 28-mile journey is located above the treeline. This gives adventurous travelers unprecedented views of high alpine meadows, snow-fed creeks, turquoise lakes, and snow-capped, glaciated peaks. This section of the Canadian Rocky Mountains is wonderous, beautiful, and wild. On…

The Best Backpacking Meals – Freeze-Dried Reviews

Freeze-dried foods are the best backpacking meals because they are both lightweight and efficient. They pack tons of needed calories, are ultra-lightweight, and require little clean-up. When comparing energy to weight there is nothing better. You need only boil water with your handy backpacking stove, add it to the bag for the preset amount of…

Olympic National Park Guide – Three Parks in One

Olympic National Park covers 922,651 acres and protects three distinct ecosystems with unique creatures that exist nowhere else. This is an amazing natural wonder, protected for the ages by Congress and President Franklin Roosevelt in 1938. However, the sprawling park has no roads that cut completely through it. The road system resembles one of the…

Visiting Olympic National Park – Top 10 Activities

Washington State’s Olympic Peninsula is home to one of the United States’ most unique national parks. It is often referred to as three parks in one, protecting glaciated mountain peaks, lush rainforests, salty kelp forests, and all the creatures that live in them. Circumnavigating the park via the major roads is a 6-hour journey of…