George Washington Sears, aka Nessmuk, wrote in the 1800s of the outdoors that, "We do not go to the green woods and crystal waters to rough it. We go to smooth it." That’s as true now as ever. The outdoors are for refreshing the soul and lifting the spirit.

Try convincing yourself of that – or better yet, your spouse, children or friends – when their feet are cold, their line is tangled, their sleeping bag is soggy, or their paddle is broken. Having the right gear can make all the difference.

In the Everybody Adventures shop you’ll find a wide range of products that will outfit you and your crew for every kind of adventure. VISIT THE SHOP.

The Adventure Starts Here

Geocaching a fun twist on exploring the outdoors

Geocaching is a hobby with less than 20 years of history, but it’s growing in popularity all across the globe. And it’s no wonder, given how much fun it is.

November 20, 2018

Outdoor extras, including a deer hunting tip and musky lure

A new musky lure from across the pond that catches northern pike, too? We take a look at one of those , plus a deer hunting tip and venison recipe.

November 19, 2018

Science offers hints for deer hunting success

Deer hunting success can be defined in many ways. If, for you, a part of that includes filling a tag and bringing home some venison, her eare some tips to keep in mind that just might help.

November 15, 2018

Gill lice parasite controversy taking on new form

Pennsylvania’s controversy over the gill lice parasite is far from over. But it’s taking on a new form, with state and private industry officials talking.

November 15, 2018

Project Feederwatch is here and seeking citizen scientists

Project FeederWatch uses everyday birders from cross the country to keep tabs on species, to see how they’re faring Volunteers can sign up to help now.

November 15, 2018

Outdoors extras, including a look at life vest fit and a venison recipe

When it comes to choosing a life vest, fit is paramount. We suggest how to get the one right for you, plus look at a cool gadget and a venison recipe.

November 14, 2018

Look for clues when field judging black bears

Field judging black bears isn’t always easy. But there are some clues that will tell you just how big or small a bear might be.

November 8, 2018

Hiking with children can be fun, memorable if you do it right

Hiking with children can be both challenging and rewarding. There are some things you can do to make sure it’s fun, though.

November 8, 2018

Hunters ask for changes to PA fall turkey hunting

At least some Pennsylvanians want changes to fall turkey hunting seasons. Others want to tweak the spring. That and more is under consideration.

November 8, 2018

Outdoor extras, including a fall fishing tip and campfire recipe

Successful fall fishing means making it easy for trout and other species to take your bait. Plus, we look at a new lure and a campfire breakfast.

November 8, 2018

A seismic change may be occurring in the whitetail woods

There’s a change, and a pretty big one at that, going on in the whitetail woods nationwide. Whether it’s good, bad or indifferent remains to be seen.

November 1, 2018

Cross country skiing essentials start with the feet

Enjoyable cross country skiing requires securing a few essentials, starting with boots, then skis and poles. Just don’t overdress or you’ll regret it.

October 31, 2018

Tips on choosing the right flashlight for outdoor adventures

Which flashlight is the right flashlight for outdoor adventures? That depends on a number of factors. Answering a few questions can reveal answers.

October 31, 2018

Outdoor extras, including a hiking tip and rabbit recipe

Here’s a rabbit recipe for the small game hunters out there. Plus, we offer up a tip for staying fueled on fall and winter outings and examine a predator hunting tool.

October 30, 2018

Become an outdoor mentor to perpetuate appreciation for nature, wildlife, adventure

Becoming an outdoor mentor is the perfect way to ensure that your love of the outdoors gets carried on from generation to generation.

October 25, 2018

Penns Creek trout get new protections

Penns Creek trout are being managed under some new rules these days. It’s one meant to protect a fishery some label among the best in the East.

October 24, 2018

Outdoor extras, including a pheasant tip and recipe

We offer a pheasant tip that may help you take more ringnecks, and a recipe for preparing any you bag. Plus, here’s a fishing lure for cold-water bass.

October 23, 2018

Exercise now for rock climbing later

Rock climbing in all its forms can be a lot of fun. But you’ve got to be in shape. Now is the time to develop and stick to an off-season training regimen.

October 23, 2018

Fit, function key when choosing a first mountain bike

When it comes to choosing your first mountain bike, keeping in mind where, when and how often you’ll ride are important, So, too, is proper fit.

October 18, 2018

Squirrel hunting remains fun despite changes

Squirrel hunting isn’t as popular overall as it once was. But don’t be fooled. It’s still a fun hunting experience, promising action and camaraderie.

October 17, 2018

Might mandatory boat registration be coming to Pennsylvania?

There is no mandatory boat registration requirement for kayaks, canoes and stand-up paddleboards in Pennsylvania. not yet, anyway. But some want to see it.

October 17, 2018

Outdoor extras, including a venison meatballs recipe

Venison meatballs? Yes, we’ve got a recipe for that. Plus, we look at a warming piece of gear and a fall and winter camping tip.

October 16, 2018

Whitewater rafting safer, more accessible than might be imagined

Whitewater rafting, especially when done with a guide, is exciting, yes. But it’s not as dangerous as some might think. And it’s accessible.

October 16, 2018

Five steps to sighting in your rifle

Sighting in your rifle is critical for success in hunting seasons. it’s not necessarily difficult to do, but it does require some thought and technique.

October 11, 2018

Ruins among the most memorable parts of some hikes

Ruins exist in forests and fields all across America. Hikers with a passion for exploring can wander among them and their stories.

October 10, 2018

Hibernating bats focus of new white-nose syndrome efforts

Hibernating bats are struggling because of white-nose syndrome. But efforts to save them nationwide continue, with one new project underway in Pennsylvania.

October 10, 2018

Outdoor extras, including a campfire recipe for grilled peaches

A campfire recipe for grilled peaches? We’ve got that, plus a look at a new fishing lure and a tip for hunters in ground blinds.

October 9, 2018

Bob Frye is a storyteller with a passion for all things outdoors. He hunts, he fishes, he hikes, he camps, he paddles, backpacks and snowshoes depending on the season. If he’s not an expert at anything, it’s because he’s passionate to try a little bit of everything.