‘We have a chance to free ourselves from technology. It’s this wide-open space reflecting philosophically and spiritually. There are few fences and many roads’
Comfy beds and incredible food await after a long, fulfilling day
Go early, be prepared for any eventuality, plan well, concentrate on strong paddle strokes and keep your destination dead off your bow
The equipment has improved and been refined over the years, but the thrill of the backcountry remains the same
Travel Like This editor Lisa Monforton monthly travel insider tips
Sometimes you just need to hightail it out of the city to a place that makes you feel free.