Wilderness Voyageurs

By: Betsy WelchAlthough March sounds spring-like, it doesn’t always feel like it. Snow is still a possibility, as is cold weather. However, March also means longer days and a natural transition toward becoming more active. Therefore, it’s a great time to start gearing up for...

Join us on June 29th at 7:30 p.m. for the World Tour Paddling Film Festival hosted by Wilderness Voyageurs & the Yough Riverkeeper.The Paddling Film Festival is an international adventure film tour presenting the world’s best paddling films of the year – whitewater, sea kayaking,...

Here are the daily elevation charts for the San Juan Island Bike Tour. They can look very intimidating with the jagged lines. Take a close look at the elevation chart on the left vs the miles on the bottom. You will see jagged lines even...

LIme Kiln Lighthouse is one of the most drmatic landscapes in the San Juan Islands, and the best location for land based whale spotting....

Fall fly fishing is a unique experience on the Youghiogheny. One of the fun, yet frustrating parts of fishing this river are the dynamic conditions that are often unpredictable. Finding and exploiting subtle consistencies on a river where they’re rare will typically produce success.Once Yough...

In the upcoming 2019 season, we will continue to bring you our classic rail-trail, road and mountain bike tours, many of which explore our wonderful US National Parks. We also are delighted to bring you two brand new tours, one new road bike tour in Williamsburg,...

  Your Proven Packing List for Self-Supported GAP Bicycle Touring A fully-loaded bike, ready for a self-supported tour on the GAP.[/caption] What to bring on your GAP trail tour is really important! If you’re planning to ride the Great Allegheny Passage, self supported, from end to end,...

Many cyclists are used to fueling their rides with manufactured energy foods like Clif Bars, chewy sugar blocks and electrolyte drinks like Gatorade. Many cyclists are also familiar with nagging, uncomfortable stomach issues during long rides or workouts. But by using your own homemade energy...

It's been a long, long winter, but springtime is finally here! You're probably itching to get out on the bike and spin your legs. But if your bike's been gathering dust in the garage for months, it might need some TLC before you roll out...