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What Is The Best Snowshoe

What Is The Best Snowshoe

What Is The Best Snowshoe? The best snowshoe is one that adapts to all snow conditions, is relatively lightweight and unbreakable. Having worked with over[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 0 comments Gear
Tenacious Tape Gear Patches Review

Tenacious Tape Gear Patches Review

Tenacious Tape Gear Patches designs are fun but the durability is the impressive feature. I have been using Tenacious Tape Gear Patches on an old standby[Read More…]

by January 29, 2018 0 comments Gear
Sierra Designs Lightning 2 tent and Zissou 0 sleeping bag

Baxter, Zissou, and Me

Baxter, Zissou, and Me By M.R. Keating   We bookend trips with bourbon.  We just always have. Our arrival at Roaring Brook campground in Baxter[Read More…]

by October 12, 2017 0 comments Gear
Sierra Designs Backcountry Quilt 15 Dridown Review

Sierra Designs Backcountry Quilt 15 Dridown Review

Outside of a tent, any backpacker knows the heaviest, bulkiest item in the pack is the sleeping bag. I don’t particularly enjoy cramming my down[Read More…]

by July 26, 2017 0 comments Gear
KEYHOLE ® CAMERA AND BINOCULAR HARNESS SYSTEM – End the Hassle of  Carrying Optics while Backpacking

KEYHOLE ® CAMERA AND BINOCULAR HARNESS SYSTEM – End the Hassle of Carrying Optics while Backpacking

– Advertorial Carrying optics with the KEYHOLE ® Camera and Binocular Harness System means I don’t have to tackle the ‘must have’ and the ‘want’[Read More…]

by July 17, 2017 0 comments Gear
Leatherman Signal Multi-Tool Review

Leatherman Signal Multi-Tool Review

During any backpacking trip, a reliable multi-tool is crucial to basic responsibilities like chopping food to more complex duties like gear repair and equipment improvisation. The[Read More…]

by January 5, 2017 0 comments Gear
Break Into Winter With c2 Apparel

Break Into Winter With c2 Apparel

See if this sounds familiar: It’s wintertime. The alarm has already sounded and been silenced. Kneading your eyelids open while trying to adjust your senses[Read More…]

by December 15, 2016 0 comments Gear
Sierra Designs Zissou Plus Sleeping Bag – Gear Review

Sierra Designs Zissou Plus Sleeping Bag – Gear Review

For warmth and comfort, down sleeping bags are the obvious choice. Fears of complete saturation and loss of all of those warmth properties prevented me[Read More…]

by December 4, 2016 0 comments Gear
Sherpa Adventure Gear Karma Jacket – Product Review

Sherpa Adventure Gear Karma Jacket – Product Review

The Sherpa Adventure Gear Karma Jacket – So soft and cozy I never wanted to take it off! When I ordered the Karma Jacket I[Read More…]

by December 1, 2016 0 comments Gear
Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 Tent – Gear Review

Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 Tent – Gear Review

Going to wild places with Sierra Designs Flashlight 1 Tent.  When solo camping, I prioritize light weight. For the past couple of years, though, I[Read More…]

by November 29, 2016 0 comments Gear