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Easy Trail Tiramisu

Easy Trail Tiramisu

  Tiramisu is one of my family’s beloved sweets, and I’ve always dreamed about having it in the backcountry, too. The original recipe requires fresh products[Read More…]

by May 27, 2015 0 comments Food
Eddie Bauer Kara Koram 0° Stormdown Sleeping Bag Review

Eddie Bauer Kara Koram 0° Stormdown Sleeping Bag Review

  To put the Eddie Bauer Kara Koram 0° Stormdown Sleeping Bag to the test, I took it on three snow camping trips up at Mount[Read More…]

by May 27, 2015 0 comments Gear
Badger Tenkara Classic Rod Review

Badger Tenkara Classic Rod Review

I had the great fortune of testing the Badger Tenkara Classic Rod in the birthplace of Tenkara, the mountain streams of Japan! It has proven[Read More…]

by May 21, 2015 0 comments Gear
Hanwag Tatra Lady GTX Boots Review

Hanwag Tatra Lady GTX Boots Review

The German-made Tatra Lady GTX hiking boots from Hanwag are boots made ready to get outside. From their comfortable fit to their heavy duty traction[Read More…]

by May 13, 2015 0 comments Gear
Hobie Bayside Sunglasses Review

Hobie Bayside Sunglasses Review

The Hobie Bayside Hydroclean Polycarbonate Polarized Sunglasses are not only stylish, but also a functional eyewear choice for the discerning outdoor enthusiast. The polarized lenses[Read More…]

by May 12, 2015 0 comments Gear
Balanced in the Night: Moab, Utah.  Photo by Matthew Torrie

Hitting the Road for Some Outdoor Photography Adventure

It is my theory that in every backpacker there is a frustrated outdoor photographer dreaming of hitting the road and back trails to capture that[Read More…]

by May 12, 2015 0 comments Community, Skills
Seattleites Welcome the Patagonia Worn Wagon Tour

Seattleites Welcome the Patagonia Worn Wagon Tour

On April 15th, Yale Avenue was filled with zealous Seattle Patagonia patrons, anxiously awaiting the Worn Wagon’s arrival in front of Feathered Friends; eager to fix their[Read More…]

by May 5, 2015 0 comments Community
Munk Pack Oatmeal Fruit Squeezes Review

Munk Pack Oatmeal Fruit Squeezes Review

Having snacks on hand in the backcountry is key for keeping energy high and the experience smooth (with or without kids!). But with limited possibilities, finding[Read More…]

by April 30, 2015 0 comments Gear
Wildflowers and Waterfalls in the Columbia Gorge

Wildflowers and Waterfalls in the Columbia Gorge

I’m an impatient hiker; I don’t care for the long wait till the snow melts and flowers bloom in the high country. When the first[Read More…]

by April 30, 2015 0 comments Trails
Borelli Active Scarf Review

Borelli Active Scarf Review

The action scarf may not get the respect it’s due in the outdoor apparel world, but the Borelli Active Scarf is about to change that.[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 0 comments Gear

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