FREE STUFF! Now that I have your attention… Mike Off The Map and Cairn are celebrating my blogs third anniversary with an awesome giveaway! You don’t get just one prize, you get a whole box of awesome outdoor swag.Read more "Giveaway! Win A Free Box From Cairn!"
On October 28, 2011, sitting in the library during a class break in my university, I launched Mike Off The Map. When I first started writing, it was meant to be a chronicle of my adventures and my travels. It was a simple travel blog that I didn’t think anyone would read and would be […]Read more "Three Years Of Adventure"
Note: This review precedes my affiliation with The North Face. I carefully unwrapped my new Montane Volt Fleece from the shrink wrap and ran my hands over the coarse material. While it wasn’t exactly soft to the touch, but it was light. In alpine environments, where I am frequently, a mid-layer fleece can be the […]Read more "Gear Review: Montane Volt Fleece"