A Parent’s Advice for Getting Outside with a Special Needs Kid
November 17, 2020

A Parent’s Advice for Getting Outside with a Special Needs Kid

While the idea of stepping out into the unknown with special needs can feel daunting (at best), the benefits far outweigh the challenges.  I’m sure you know how research has shown the benefits of the outdoors physically, mentally, socially - how much more so for our kids who need extra attention in those areas!  Hiking with our kids with special needs can even boost their self-esteem and increase their attention span.  So, here are some tips and encouragement to get you and your family out the door and back on the trail.

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How to be Conscious of Special Needs Hikers and Campers
November 10, 2020

How to be Conscious of Special Needs Hikers and Campers

I share Cascade Mountain Tech’s heart for achievable adventure, and the strong belief that the outdoors should be accessible for everyone.  I’m excited to contribute to their family hiking resources by sharing how you can make a difference in inclusion on the trail.

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What to Pack for Fishing (Other Than a Pole)
October 27, 2020

What to Pack for Fishing (Other Than a Pole)

When it comes to fishing opportunities, at the Cascade Mountain Tech headquarters we like to think we’re pretty spoiled. The Seattle area boasts numerous fisheries from small mountain trout streams, lakes, summer and winter steelhead runs, and year-round saltwater fishing in the Puget sound. With so many opportunities to get out on the water, it can be hard to know what to pack for a fishing trip.

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BEHIND THE BRAND

Founded in the Pacific Northwest by outdoor enthusiasts who believe that exploration belongs to everyone, Cascade Mountain Tech has been dedicated to the idea of achievable adventure since day one. Offering a selection of quality gear for outdoor adventures, Cascade Mountain Tech aims to make time in the outdoors more enjoyable, more affordable, and more accessible for everyone. Watch our brand video here.