Tasmanian Micro-Adventure With Photographer James Kerstan

One of the great things about living in Tasmania is having the endless opportunities to seek out adventure. When Merrell sent me a pair of their Moab Mid Gore-tex boots I knew there was only one place that I wanted to go that would give me a chance to put these boots through their paces. […]


Mid-Cut vs Low-Cut Hiking Shoes

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?   It’s a common misconception that mid-cut hiking boots (with a higher ankle cuff) have the sole purpose of providing extra ankle support.   The differences between mid-cut boots and low-cut shoes are actually many and varied.   Firstly, let’s not discount the fact that mid boots do provide some extra ankle support (which […]


Membership is free in Nature’s Gym

Research shows fitness and nature go hand in hand. In Nature’s Gym, you have every tool that you need to develop strength and endurance necessary to conquer all of your outdoor endeavors. Not only is membership free but Nature’s Gym never closes!   To get you started we have asked personal trainers Ben Seymour and Coach […]


3 Things Every Hiker Should Know

There’s a lot to consider before taking a hike. We spoke with We Are Explorers to find three things every hiker should know. Here’s what they had to say;     By all appearances, a hiker may seem similar to a free spirited gypsy; throwing caution to the wind when the mood takes them; discovering romantic locations with […]