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10 of the Best Hikes in the US for Fire Fall Foliage

To most people, the Fall season means leaves turning bright red and orange, the weather becoming more brisk and chilled, and the holiday season looming closer and closer by the day. But for nature-lovers and outdoor enthusiasts, Fall also means soaking up the final moments of adventure and outdoor fun before the below zero weather and fleeting daylight take over in the Winter months.  Fall is the perfect time to explore new hiking spots and feed your drive for the outdoors before Winter settles in. And if you don’t know where to explore, we’ve come up with a list of...

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Prepping for emergencies: 10 things to build a lightweight, no-expiration disaster kit

Here is our team’s guide to building the ultimate no-expiration emergency preparedness kit. 

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A PSA on PFAS: What are they and how can you filter them from your drinking water?

What does a microwave popcorn bag, a nonstick pan and nail polish all have in common? These products frequently contain chemicals known as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, that are severely threatening public health and water sources around the world.

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Compost or Bust?

Harry & Andrea needed to step up our conservation game in order to live up to Airstream’s #LeaveItBeautiful initiative, which inspire travelers and adventurers to leave the world around them more beautiful than they found it. In the spirit of the campaign, they wanted to do all we could to travel green on the road in “Astrid the Airstream."

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Striving for Sustainability on the Road

Being on the road isn’t inherently sustainable, but you can make green choices regardless of whether you hang your hat in a converted van, a shiny Airstream, a condo or a farmhouse. 

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5 Best Spots for Lake Camping in North America

If you’re in North America, you’re probably winding down from a summer full of fun. But there's still time for some more outdoor activities before the weather cools down, and for us that means camping! Check out some of our favorite lake camping spots in North America.

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What You Need to Know About Microplastics

Since the 1950s, plastic manufacturing has skyrocketed and with it, plastic contamination. Everything from plastic straws to plastic soda rings are polluting bodies of water around the world. Plastic pollution is certainly a huge issue in the conversation of environmental degradation, but where does its smaller counterpart, microplastics, fall into the conversation?

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Does your child’s school have safe drinking water?

As millions of kids around the country trade swimsuits and popsicle sticks for backpacks and pencils, parents should be advised that recent research shows that contaminants in school drinking water can pose a threat to student health.

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2019 Mid-Year Impact Update

The first half of 2019 has been busy for our programs team. Here’s a quick review of what we've been up to!

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  • 5 Water Adventures to Have this Summer

    Here are our favorite water adventures near and far that will be sure to spark some inspiration for planning your perfect trip. 

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  • Drinking Safely in the Great Outdoors

    What’s actually in that pure backcountry water you need to worry about?

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  • Clean Water Across America: A Partnership with LifeStraw and Airstream!

    We're hitting the road this summer with Airstream for the "Clean Water Across America" tour!

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