These are the stories and photos from my adventures I have been lucky to have had the chance to experience. 
You’ll find planning details and maps at the end of the posts.

wake up for the sunrise

wake up for the sunrise

Waking up early is always worth it, and Angel’s Rest is a sweet spot to earn your view.

lessons from a multi-day ski adventure

lessons from a multi-day ski adventure

Adventure can take many forms. In the past year, one of my favorite adventures has been learning how to cross country ski in the classic style. It started with renting gear and learning just how to get from point A to point B without falling down. (If I had to do it...

that ‘effin voice

that ‘effin voice

You know the one. It's the friend of fatigue, disappointment, pain and failure. It whispers to you of the comforts of sitting down, stopping, sleeping in. It loves to show up when I'm tired. Relax, this voice says, don't do so much. You've got time. This might be...

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About The Author

About The Author

Teri Smith is a photographer, writer and adventure seeker in the Pacific Northwest. Learn more here.