Adventures with Obbie

The 6 most important Items to bring on a long dog hike

The 6 most important Items to bring on a long dog hike

Dog hikes are seriously the best thing to do. If you're are just chillaxing and looking for a great activity for you and your canine, seriously, consider going on dog hikes, even if your dog is not necessarily a hiking "type."

Dog hikes are fun for both you and your pet. Not only do you get some fresh air and a lot of sun, you also enjoy each other's company. The sense of exploration is unparalleled and all that free fresh air, its like a buffet for your body! You're not under a deadline, if...


This dog-friendly hike in the Oakland Hills feels like a fairy tale.

This dog-friendly hike in the Oakland Hills feels like a fairy tale.

Hiking trails and dogs go together like ice cream and chocolate sauce, french fries and gravy(for you Canadiens), chicken nuggets and honey-mustard.  In the San Francisco bay area, not only can you find the most exquisite trails but all the other things I just mentioned for an incredibly affordable price(unlike the housing).

The Bay Area is really just a huge housing plot nestled between two mountain ranges. Not only do the mountain ranges create an artificially inflated housing market, but the mountains provide the perfect hiking backdrop in the land of social media and Google buses. Amongst our absolute, most favorite dog-friendly hike is...


We found the most spectacular, dog friendly, hiking trail in the entire world.

We found the most spectacular, dog friendly, hiking trail in the entire world.

I can't tell you the countless number of times I've stumbled upon some magnificient Instagram post with some of the most beautiful scenic trail I have ever seen. After scrolling a few pictures only to discover: 

no dogs allowed

Bah. A total shot in the gut.

 

Sadly, in most national parks, dogs aren't allowed on any of the trails and typically only allowed in the parking lot. I mean, how is that even fun? Couldn't I just stay home and take Duncan to the dog park and have that be more exciting than Yellowstone? Yup, that's our tax...


6 inspiring Instagram dogs that makes us want to drop everything and travel

6 inspiring Instagram dogs that makes us want to drop everything and travel

If you are like us then you'll agree that no adventure is complete without your best dog-bud by your side. Although our dogs aren't as keen to Instagram like we are, dogs sure know how to make every pose so darn Instagram-worthy. Speaking of Instagram worthy, here are ten of the most tantalizing adventure dogs on IG right now. Be sure to follow them(like we are) because you need something to take your mind off of real work.