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Instagrammers in the Wild

Our October issue has just hit shelves and our focus this month is on outdoor living. So here's a round-up of the Instagrammers we love for their nomadic spirits, love of nature and sense of adventure. Wanderlusters beware!  


Finnish Samuel Taipale and his Norwegian wife Hildegunn (@hilvees) will have you in awe of their outdoor escapades and extreme view finding.

Nature's own movie theatre.

A photo posted by Samuel Taipale (@eljackson) on



Self-proclaimed "squirrel whisperer" Konsta Punkka will fill your feed with all of the cute critters he encounters on his adventures.


This local couple lives for the open road, exploring South Africa and beyond in Jean-Claude, their Suzuki Jimney. They give us a glimpse into their life of wandering in October's "Weekend With..." article, so be sure to get yourself a copy to read more!


Maddy Minnis is a designer and animator who takes stunning photos of landscapes and locales in Southwest New Mexico.
  Extreme hammocking in a potential guano mine in the Caballo Mtns   A photo posted by Maddy Minnis (@mongobbq) on


Kyla and Jill are best friends who decided to throw caution to the wind in 2013 by selling everything they owned and embarking on the roadtrip of a lifetime together. 


Rob Strok will have you swooning over his rustic scenes of winding roads, ice-capped mountains, towering forests and foggy lakes.
Hammocking through the 6. A photo posted by Rob Strok (@robstrok) on


Knysna local Lesley Vandenberg spends her days taking beautiful pictures in and around the Western Cape's gorgeous Garden Route.
241/365 Gently down the stream Merrily, merrily Life is but a dream   A photo posted by Lesley Vandenberg (@gardenrouted) on


Canadian Alex Strohl shares his truly breathtaking photos of canyons, lakes, glaciers and nature reserves, touting the hashtag #stayandwander to his 740 000 followers.
Nap time in the Cascades   A photo posted by Alex Strohl (@alexstrohl) on
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