Is forest bathing the new sun bathing?

Is forest bathing the new sun bathing?

What is Forest Bathing? In Japanese it is called Shinrin-Yoku, which can literally be translated to: Forest Bathing. In Japan this is a preventative medicine that is being practiced by increasing numbers of the population. Forest Bathing is important for Health and...
Leave No Trace

Leave No Trace

Sjef Camping Adventures is the quintessential teacher and participant of “Leave No Trace.” We believe, from the bottom of our heart, that it is imperative to follow the 7 Leave No Trace Principles in “Frontcountry” and “Backcountry” areasin order to protect British...
Why Is British Columbia So Special?

Why Is British Columbia So Special?

I, Richie, was fortune as a child to grow up in British Columbia and live across the street from a thick lush forest. Exploring deep into the woods I called my backyard, was a day and night occurrence. Building tree forts, chasing inspects, listening to birds and...
Tips on how to load your backpack

Tips on how to load your backpack

Ready to start packing? This is an exciting and quite important moment in preparation for your adventure. Having your backpack properly loaded helps getting up the fun factor of your trip. The last thing you want to be thinking about when you’re hiking up a mountain...