Finding a meaningful connection to nature drives me in my journey to explore the outdoors and I love that I have an early morning riser - hike in the dark kind of friend in Heidi to share in beautiful outdoor experiences with. We left our campsite by headlamp, with the mist hanging low, our only agenda being to get out and enjoy what Mother Nature had in store for the day (be sure to check out my story!) I had never experienced an inversion in summer until today + what a treat it was to be high above the clouds and bask in the sunshine with @heidi.nixon + Metsä!
⇞ What inspires you to get out + hike? Each week this summer I am telling a story behind #WhyIHike in partnership with my friends at @eddiebauer + we want you to join in the conversation! Share your stories to inspire others to get outdoors and hike because (keep reading!)
⇞ The Top 25 monthly photo + story submissions will win a $100 EB gift card + one Grand Prize winner will receive an epic hiking adventure for two! To enter, simply post a photo and a caption that shares the story of why you hike + tag @eddiebauer, #WhyIHike + #Content ! - link to contest details is in my profile! #EbContributor #LiveYourAdventure #sponsored