Tag Archives: backpacking

Eating Well on the Trail

Preparing Backpacking Meals Don’t be lazy! Pre-packaged meals hold little to no nutritional value, you’re not doing yourself any favors by been cheap with your time; they do not fill you up very much either. Also, the meal aspect of … Continue reading

Posted in Hiking and Backpacking | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Backpacking 101 Class

Backpacking 101 Class April 2013 Not a Clue Adventures with the cooperation of the FWC Chinsegut Conservation Center we put together a full day class introducing backpacking to quite a large group of new hikers. We all met in the cool … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Getting Started, Nature at its Best, Scouting Trips, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) Ocala

March 9-11, 2012 What a grand event! A place where over 100 women gather to learn new skills, support each other, relax, make friends and grow their self esteem. All of this in only 3 days! I love volunteering my … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Getting Started | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hiking Myakka River State Park – Trailhead to Honore then to Bee Island

Hiking Myakka River State Park-  Trailhead to Honore then to Bee Island March 2012 When Patrick contacted me about taking him and his wife Rachel on a 3 day backpacking trip I was excited but concerned. Did she know what she … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Local Parks, Nature at its Best | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

First Time Backpacking

Little Manatee River State Park, February, 2012 I met my clients at 2 pm on a Sunday afternoon at the park trailhead. Two very sweet ladies from Miami and Slovakia wanted to learn how to backpack. Melissa and Allison were … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Getting Started, Local Parks, Nature at its Best | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Myakka River State Park – Oak Grove Hike

Myakka River State Park – Oak Grove Hike, November 12, 2011 What a beautiful fall morning welcomed us as we headed off on our hike at Myakka River State Park.  As we arrived to the park, we were greeted by a … Continue reading

Posted in Local Parks, Nature at its Best, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Celebrating Birthdays in the Wilds of Florida

October, 2011 October sure has been a month for birthdays at Not a Clue Adventures! We have had many different types of birthday celebrations this month. We started celebrations with an overnight campout/fishing trip for a wonderful group of 11/12 … Continue reading

Posted in Activities, Getting Started, Nature at its Best, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment