June, 2021

Always up for an Adventure, Travel & Lifestyle Blog

“10 Awesome Things To Do in New Orleans with Teens”

by Andi Sinclair

“5 Best Unique Adventures in New Orleans”

by Andi Sinclair

May 10, 2121

Chasing Trail, Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Wilderness

“9 Adventurous New Orleans Outdoor Activities”

by Taryn Shorr

November 25, 2019

Curbed New Orleans

“The 31 best things to do in New Orleans with kids: A family’s guide to the Big Easy”

by Megan Barber, Eric Craig, Missy Wilkinson, and Alex Woodward

June 17, 2019

The Washington Post

“A local’s guide to New Orleans”

By Danny Monteverde
Photos by Annie Flanagan

June 10, 2019

Mid-City Messenger

“Invasive plant still threatens Bayou St. John”

by Katherine Hart

May 16, 2019

Very Local New Orleans


by Matt Haines

February 3, 2019

The New Orleans Advocate

“Kayakers and others worried about sudden appearance of invasive plants in Bayou St. John”

by Jeff Adelson

February 2019

Paddling Magazine

“12 Downtown Daytrips for Kayakers”

by Charlotte Jacklein

September 20, 2018

USA Today

“10Best things to do in New Orleans in the fall”

by Beth D’addono

June 2018

Getting Stamped

“How to Spend the Perfect 3 Day Weekend in New Orleans”

by Hannah Lukaszewicz

May 2018

Bayou Boogaloo Bank + Bayou Clean-Ups

February 2018


“8 Outdoor Adventures that Will Change How You See Your Favorite Cities”

Stacey McKenna

October 2017

Philadelphia Gay News

“New Orleans:  Beyond Bourbon Street”

Jen Colletta

October 2017


“The 42 Absolute Best Eco-Adventures in the United States This Year”

Courtney McCaffrey

August 2017

Camels & Chocolate

Kristin Luna

She’s an incredible writer, blogger and photographer we had the pleasure of meeting this summer.  She has an inspiring outlook on life, love and travelling.  Check out all of her stuff!  We were included in a few pieces below.

“Planning a New Orleans Bachelorette? Let this Girls Trip be your Guide”

“5 Ways to Get Out and About in New Orleans”

“Swap This for That: Where to Eat and Go in New Orleans”

June 2017

Destination Tips

“14 Fun Things to Do with Kids in New Orleans”

Justin Andress

June 2017

The New Orleans Advocate

“Volunteers Attack Pretty but Destructive Water Hyacinths in Bayou St John”

Katy Reckdahl, photos by Scott Threlkeld

July 2016

New Orleans Me

“New Orleans, Je T’aime”

Fritz Esker

July 2016

CBS NCIS: New Orleans

“Only in NOLA: Why We Love the Big Easy”

July 2016

Jefferson Parish School System

“ESL Students Make Impact on the Environment & Ehret High”

June 2016

The Times-Picayune

“8 Great Places to Kayak in or Near New Orleans”

May 2016

Adventure Kayak Magazine

“12 Downtown Daytrips for Kayakers, Explore these urban jungle destination via kayak”

Charlotte Jacklein

January 2016

Travel Weekly

“The US:  48 Hours in New Orleans”

Ella Buchan

December 2015

STYLE Magazine

“Escape to the Big Easy, New Orleans”

Megan Wiskus

November 2015

Travel Weekly

“Big Easy Adventuring”

Jenny Hart

October 2015

Vacation Idea, Dream Vacation Magazine

“24 Best Things to Do in New Orleans”

August 2015


“10 Years After Katrina: Kayaking to Save Louisiana from the Next Hurricane”

Andrew Bender

August 2015

Fodor’s Travel

“10 Years after Katrina, New Orleans Is More Vibrant than Ever Before”

Kristan Schiller

August 2015

“The Guide to New Orleans Beyond Bourbon Street”

Jessica Festa

May 2015

The Boston Globe

“New Orleans Other Wild Side”

Kim Foley MacKinnon

May 2015

New Orleans Me

“When Music, Art and the Wetlands Flow Together”

Cree McCree

March 2015

Sun Times New Orleans

“Top 5 Ways to Have Outdoor Fun in New Orleans”

Marty Arneberg

February 2015

Culture Map Austin

“The Austinite’s Guide to Having A Grown-Up Good Time in New Orleans”

Sofia Sokolove

November 2014

Where Magazine

“A Sporty Day in New Orleans: an Itinerary”

Douglas Brantley

June 2014

Where Magazine

“A Guy’s Guide to New Orleans”

Shawn Fink

April 2014

Mid-City Messenger

“Things to Do Near Mid-City Before and After Jazz Fest”

Della Hasselle

February 2014


“Using Some Paddle Diplomacy to Boost Our State’s Sullied Image”

Billy Gibson

February 2014

The Motorhead Traveler with Kevin Cullen

USA Today

“10 Best Places to Play Outside in New Orleans”

Beth D’Addono

Weight Watchers

Destination Guide: New Orleans
Let the Good Times Roll, without Watching Your Healthy Attitude Roll Right out the Door. Yes, It Can Be Easy to Stay on Plan in the Big Easy.

Diane Schwam

November 2013

The New Orleans Advocate

“Cleaner Water, Renewed Civic Pride Lure Paddlers to Bayou St. John”

Ian McNulty

October 2013

“New Orleans for Couples”

Jessica Festa

August 2013

Rural Mom

“5 Unforgettable Memories for Your #Family #Travel in New Orleans”

Barb Webb

August 2013

Jessie on a Journey

Exploring French Heritage in New Orleans

Go New Orleans

“See New Orleans by Kayak. Rentals, Tours, Events, and More”

By Megan Romer

April 2013

The Huffington Post

“Fitness Retreats to Whip You into Shape for Summer 2013”

Lena Katz

March 2013

Where Magazine

“Physical Attractions”

by Douglas Brantley

February 2013

CBS News

“Beyond the Super Bowl: New Orleans Travel Surprises”

Peter Greenberg

Summer/Fall 2012

Adventure Kayak Magazine

“Urban Legends, 12 Amazing Downtown Day Trip Destinations”

Charlotte Jacklein

July 2012

Where Magazine

“Summer in the City, Cold Comfort”

June 2012

“Offbeat Orleans”

Zachary Chouteau

June 2012

Marie Claire

“Mental Getaway, Kayak-iti-Yat Pontchartrain Power Paddle”

Joanne Chen

June 2012

New Orleans Living Magazine

“Around Town: Fitness”

Suzanne Pfefferle

June 15, 2012

Seattle Gay News

“Tales from the French Quarter”

Eric Andrews-Katz

June 22, 2012

The Times – Picayune

“Kayaks Lead the Paddling Renaissance on Bayou St. John and Beyond”

Laura McKnight

June 2012

Where Y’at Magazine

“Writers’ Picks, Best Bayou St. John Experience”

Debbie Lindsey

March 2012

Unchained Travel

“Kayak-iti-Yat Paddles along NOLA’s Bayou St. John”

Beth D’Addono

January 2012

One Travel

“Four Tours to Keep You Busy in the Big Easy”

Suzy Guese

August 2011

The Wall Street Journal

“Victoria, By Sea”

Sara Clemence

June 2011

Country Roads Magazine

“Kayak-iti-Yat, Who dat on Bayou St. John?”

Anne Craven

June 2011

Where Magazine

“Fresh Air Fun”

Douglas Brantley

May 1, 2011

San Francisco Chronicle

“Paddling through Victoria, an Urban Kayaker’s Guide to North America”

John Flinn

April 30, 2011

San Antonio Express

“72 Hours or Less: New Orleans”

Lauren Kramer