Shalee Wanders https://shaleewanders.com Thu, 14 Jan 2021 15:15:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.6 https://img.shaleewanders.com//2018/11/cropped-Facebook-header-2-32x32.png Shalee Wanders https://shaleewanders.com 32 32 72073570 Four Unique Things to Do in Wyoming https://shaleewanders.com/four-unique-things-to-do-in-wyoming/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=four-unique-things-to-do-in-wyoming https://shaleewanders.com/four-unique-things-to-do-in-wyoming/#comments Thu, 14 Jan 2021 15:14:54 +0000 https://shaleewanders.com/?p=5830 HomeAboutDestinations North America International MichiganGet Outside Adventure Hiking CampingMedia/PRGalleryContact Four Unique Things to Do in Wyoming January 14, 2021 I first visited Wyoming when I was eight on a family road trip out west. It's a familiar story for those from the Midwest, especially in the late 90s and early 2000s. Where I was from,…

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The Best Gear For Hiking and Traveling With Cats https://shaleewanders.com/the-best-gear-for-hiking-and-traveling-with-cats/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-best-gear-for-hiking-and-traveling-with-cats https://shaleewanders.com/the-best-gear-for-hiking-and-traveling-with-cats/#comments Mon, 07 Dec 2020 01:15:51 +0000 https://shaleewanders.com/?p=5807 HomeAboutDestinations North America International MichiganGet Outside Adventure Hiking CampingMedia/PRGalleryContact The Best Gear For Hiking & Traveling With Cats December 6, 2020 We’ve been traveling with our two cats for nearly three years and have learned some pretty important lessons along the way. Recently we visited South Dakota, their 20th state. One of the biggest questions…

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Granite Peak: Everything to Know About Climbing Montana’s Tallest Mountain https://shaleewanders.com/granite-peak-everything-to-know-about-climbing-montanas-tallest-mountain/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=granite-peak-everything-to-know-about-climbing-montanas-tallest-mountain https://shaleewanders.com/granite-peak-everything-to-know-about-climbing-montanas-tallest-mountain/#comments Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:46:46 +0000 https://shaleewanders.com/?p=5782 HomeAboutDestinations North America International MichiganGet Outside Adventure Hiking CampingMedia/PRGalleryContact Granite Peak: Everything to Know About Climbing Montana’s Tallest Mountain November 23, 2020 Distance: 28 Miles Elevation: 12,808 Feet / 4,500ft Elevation Gain Route: Southwest Ramp/Couloir The pinkish-orange sunrise lit the valley and lakes below as we hobbled over steep rockfall toward the summit of Granite…

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How to Plan an Adventure Elopement For Under 10k https://shaleewanders.com/how-to-plan-an-epic-adventure-elopement-for-under-10k/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-to-plan-an-epic-adventure-elopement-for-under-10k https://shaleewanders.com/how-to-plan-an-epic-adventure-elopement-for-under-10k/#comments Sun, 25 Oct 2020 17:41:36 +0000 https://shaleewanders.com/?p=5751 HomeAboutDestinations North America International MichiganGet Outside Adventure Hiking CampingMedia/PRGalleryContact How to Plan an Adventure Elopement For Under 10k October 24, 2020 Surprise! We’re married! After traveling around the world together for over six years, Josh and I eloped surrounded by our family in Glacier National Park on September 28, 2020. Photo by Elsa Eileen Photography…

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The Best Places to Watch the Sunset in Michigan https://shaleewanders.com/the-best-places-to-watch-the-sunset-in-michigan/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-best-places-to-watch-the-sunset-in-michigan https://shaleewanders.com/the-best-places-to-watch-the-sunset-in-michigan/#comments Tue, 04 Aug 2020 12:50:00 +0000 https://shaleewanders.com/?p=5723 HomeAboutDestinations North America International MichiganGet Outside Adventure Hiking CampingMedia/PRGalleryContact The Best Places to Watch the Sunset in Michigan August 4, 2020 I’ve watched sunsets from nearly every corner of the state. I’ve also watched sunsets from many different corners of the world. Sure, orange and pink wisps over glacial lagoons and moody deep red accents…

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What to Wear Hiking? The Best Affordable Hiking Gear for Every Season https://shaleewanders.com/what-to-wear-hiking/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=what-to-wear-hiking https://shaleewanders.com/what-to-wear-hiking/#comments Fri, 26 Jun 2020 00:43:41 +0000 https://shaleewanders.com/?p=5659 HomeAboutDestinations North America International MichiganGet Outside Adventure Hiking CampingMedia/PRGalleryContact What to Wear Hiking: The Best Affordable Hiking Gear for Every Season June 25, 2020 I'm very straightforward when it comes to outdoor gear. I don't spend hundreds of dollars on brand name equipment from expensive apparel companies. I buy items because they work, they last,…

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Longs Peak Hike: What to Expect When Climbing Colorado’s “Deadliest” Mountain https://shaleewanders.com/longs-peak-hike/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=longs-peak-hike https://shaleewanders.com/longs-peak-hike/#respond Mon, 15 Jun 2020 14:38:20 +0000 https://shaleewanders.com/?p=5676 HomeAboutDestinations North America International MichiganGet Outside Adventure Hiking CampingMedia/PRGalleryContact Longs Peak Hike: What to Expect When Climbing Colorado’s "Deadliest" Mountain June 15, 2020  In terms of statistics, Longs Peak is only 14th on the list of hardest 14ers to climb in Colorado. There is no class 5 climbing and the trail is well-marked and easy…

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The Most Overrated Places in The United States (And Where to Go Instead) https://shaleewanders.com/the-most-overrated-places-in-the-united-states/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-most-overrated-places-in-the-united-states https://shaleewanders.com/the-most-overrated-places-in-the-united-states/#comments Thu, 21 May 2020 14:58:06 +0000 https://shaleewanders.com/?p=5575 HomeAboutDestinations North America International MichiganGet Outside Adventure Hiking CampingMedia/PRGalleryContact The Most Overrated Places in The United States (And Where to Go Instead) May 21, 2020 1. Gatlinburg, Tennessee  Although beautifully situated in the Smoky Mountains, Gatlinburg is everything a mountain vacation shouldn't be. There, I said it. What visitors expect is a quiet cabin in…

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The Six Most Instagrammable Places in Michigan https://shaleewanders.com/the-six-most-instagrammable-places-in-michigan/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-six-most-instagrammable-places-in-michigan https://shaleewanders.com/the-six-most-instagrammable-places-in-michigan/#comments Thu, 05 Mar 2020 01:51:18 +0000 https://shaleewanders.com/?p=5577 HomeAboutDestinations North America International MichiganGet Outside Adventure Hiking CampingMedia/PRGalleryContact The Six Most Instagrammable Places in Michigan March 4, 2020 There's something captivating about the towering Lake Superior cliffs, which are more tranquil than terrifying, or the warm-evening glow that illuminates all the state's best features. Time and time again I find myself grabbing my camera…

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Travel Blogger Q&A – Answering Reader Questions https://shaleewanders.com/travel-blogger-qa-answering-reader-questions/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=travel-blogger-qa-answering-reader-questions https://shaleewanders.com/travel-blogger-qa-answering-reader-questions/#respond Fri, 21 Feb 2020 14:48:59 +0000 https://shaleewanders.com/?p=5548 HomeAboutDestinations North America International MichiganGet Outside Adventure Hiking CampingMedia/PRGalleryContact Shalee Wanders Q&A - Answering Reader Questions February 21, 2020 Last week I asked my Facebook followers to submit any questions they had about travel. Here are my answers: If you could travel back in time, what advice would you give yourself about traveling? PACK LIGHT.…

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