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UCO X-120R X-ACT FIT Headlamp – Gear Review

UCO X-120R X-ACT FIT Headlamp – Gear Review

I thought my trusty headlamp was comfortable. The elastic strap was snug, adjustable slider adjusted , it was kicked around, dropped in puddles and it[Read More…]

by October 27, 2016 0 comments Gear
Deuter Gröden 32 Hiking Backpack Review

Deuter Gröden 32 Hiking Backpack Review

Upon first inspection of the Gröden 32, the thing just screams German engineering. It doesn’t have the streamlined cut or traffic-stopping color scheme of many[Read More…]

by May 8, 2016 0 comments Community, Gear
Klymit Insulated Static V Lite Review

Klymit Insulated Static V Lite Review

Buying a camping pad is a complex gamble that will often take an avid backpacker years of expensive trial and error to win. Every pro[Read More…]

by February 28, 2016 0 comments Gear
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What’s In Your Ditty Bag?

If you look at your list of backpacking equipment, it breaks down into relatively few items grouped by activity: There are shelter items which will[Read More…]

by February 24, 2016 0 comments Community, Gear, Skills
WoolX X303 Daily Boxer Briefs Review

WoolX X303 Daily Boxer Briefs Review

The most experience-heightening change I ever made to my gear set was switching to a  good pair of athletic boxer briefs. Gone were the days of[Read More…]

by February 10, 2016 0 comments Community, Gear
Salewa Alp Flow Mid Boots Review

Salewa Alp Flow Mid Boots Review

The Salewa Alp Flow Mid Boots are a “…tough trekking boots made of nubuck and ballistic mesh with a protective rubber edging. Innovative GORE-TEX® Surround™ Technology creates[Read More…]

by January 31, 2016 0 comments Gear
Icebreaker Cool-Lite Strike T-Shirt Review

Icebreaker Cool-Lite Strike T-Shirt Review

When I’m going camping, I usually throw a bunch of regular, old, cotton t-shirts in my backpack. The moisture-wicking tees that I buy at sports[Read More…]

by January 22, 2016 0 comments Gear
Peregrine Saker 20° Sleeping Bag

Peregrine Saker 20° Sleeping Bag

I zipped into the Peregrine Saker 20 sleeping bag on a rainy, 30° F Texas evening. I was plenty toasty in Peregrine’s bag, and I’m[Read More…]

by December 27, 2015 0 comments Gear
Mountain House Biscuits and Gravy Review

Mountain House Biscuits and Gravy Review

My love of camping and backpacking started in the YMCA. I went to an all girls camp where every camper went on an overnight canoeing,[Read More…]

by October 2, 2014 0 comments Gear
AnySharp Pro Review

AnySharp Pro Review

Let me start by saying that I am neither a culinary professional nor a knife connoisseur. I am, however, naturally curious and the fact that[Read More…]

by September 17, 2014 0 comments Gear