Bring on the Fall Colors

I’m not sure where the entire summer of 2021 went, but Fall is creeping up real quick. In North Carolina, that means gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountain hiking, apple picking, and waterfalls. The Blue Ridge Parkway will be filled with cars to get optimal overlooks of all the leaves changing and to be completely immersed inContinue reading “Bring on the Fall Colors”

Stand Up Paddling with a Toddler

I couldn’t tell you the first time I ever paddled, but I can tell you that it’s my favorite adventure activity of all time. Water has always been part of my life as my parents water skied all summer long with an infant me in tow. I let my love of water sports flourish whileContinue reading “Stand Up Paddling with a Toddler”

Welcome to Field Notes by Gear Up

We’re excited to launch this resource page as we share places to explore, tips on adventuring with littles, gear how-to’s, and much more. As we prepare some content for this resource, we want to introduce us, the Gear Up Family! We’re Sam (Mom), Thomas (Dad), and Liam (best adventure kiddo). We launched our family businessContinue reading “Welcome to Field Notes by Gear Up”