About

How many of the great stories in your life are the result of things that went according to plan? If you're like most people, not many!

The Accidental Explorer is about sharing life's unexpected adventures through a variety of media, including photo, film, and traditional storytelling. So join us... take the road less traveled, go places you've never gone before, and push yourself outside your comfort zone. Because that's when the magic happens.

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Dale Baskin is the primary author and editor of the Accidental Explorer. An adventure and travel photographer and filmmaker, Dale has traveled to 35+ countries and worked in environments ranging from alpine summits to the deep jungles. His work has appeared internationally including prestigious venues such as the Banff International Mountain Film Festival.