Reactive Road Trip: Day 5 Update – Fort Stevens State Park and Astoria

Bright eyed and bushy tailed, we left Portland towards our next adventure, Fort Stevens State Park. The park is located a handful of miles outside of Astoria and would be a great way to spend the day. Fort Stevens was once the primary military defense installation in the three-fort, Harbor Defense System at the mouth… Continue reading Reactive Road Trip: Day 5 Update – Fort Stevens State Park and Astoria

Reactive Road Trip: Day 2 Update and Following My Own Advice

After checking out of the awesome Railroad Park Resort (each cabin is a caboose. it’s awesome), we headed towards Mount Shasta. We were hoping that by heading out early (7:am) on a Friday morning (when most people would be working), that we would not run into too many people on the mountain. We stopped at… Continue reading Reactive Road Trip: Day 2 Update and Following My Own Advice

Reactive Road Trip: Day 1 Update & 4 Tips For Planning Hikes

Road tripping with a reactive dog? Am I crazy? Maybe a little, but I couldn’t imagine leaving Odin at home while I was off hiking and having a good time. However, bringing a reactive dog complicates traveling and it takes a lot of pre-planning and flexibility. But it can be done! This trip, we are… Continue reading Reactive Road Trip: Day 1 Update & 4 Tips For Planning Hikes