Post Tagged with: "Seattle Backpackers Magazine"

Bring the Camera

Bring the Camera

The number one question I get: “You bring the camera out in stuff like this?” Well, yes! If you want to get the shot, you’re[Read More…]

by April 9, 2014 0 comments Community
Hillsound Super Armadillo Nano Gaiters Review

Hillsound Super Armadillo Nano Gaiters Review

Hillsound Equipment Inc. (based in Vancouver, Canada), started out by designing and selling crampons and have now added a range of gaiters to their selection[Read More…]

by April 7, 2014 0 comments Gear
Alpine Touring in Aspen

Alpine Touring in Aspen

Alpine touring, or randonee, is one of the more recent and most cherished additions into my outdoor life. Since I began skiing at the age[Read More…]

by April 6, 2014 0 comments Community
The 2014 Ortlieb Elevation Pro waterproof backpack

Ortlieb Elevation Pro Backpack Review

Ortlieb Outdoor Gear produces waterproof bags for nearly every outdoor activity. This winter, I had the opportunity to take their newest backpack, the Ortlieb Elevation[Read More…]

by April 4, 2014 0 comments Gear
Cocoon Merino Wool Mummy Liner Review

Cocoon Merino Wool Mummy Liner Review

I’ve built and slept in snow caves before. Not frequently. But I’ve done it enough to feel like my sleeping bag and I can handle[Read More…]

by April 1, 2014 0 comments Gear
ExOfficio Storm Logic Jacket Review

ExOfficio Storm Logic Jacket Review

The ExOfficio Storm Logic jacket synthetic down jacket is designed with the frequent traveler in mind. The plethora of pockets for keys, glasses, and travel[Read More…]

by March 30, 2014 0 comments Gear
Summer in Mount Rainier National Park-- just around the corner

Spring Cleaning

Blue-sky days are creeping out of the Northwest winter— and so are we. Just around the corner are wildflower days on Mount Rainier, picnic lunches[Read More…]

by March 29, 2014 0 comments Community
TurtleSkin Snake Gaiter

TurtleSkin Snake Gaiter Review

With spring just around the corner and all the snakes coming out of hibernation, I needed to find a solution, an extra margin of safety.[Read More…]

by March 24, 2014 0 comments Gear
Adventures from Across the Country

Adventures from Across the Country

With winter stretching for months in some areas of the country, that old familiar friend is often lurking behind the corner… cabin fever. We’ve all[Read More…]

by March 20, 2014 0 comments Community
Magellan Echo GPS Watch Review

Magellan Echo GPS Watch Review

The Magellan Echo GPS watch is a light weight “smart sports running watch.” The Echo sports watch is linked to the user’s smart phone through[Read More…]

by March 18, 2014 Comments are Disabled Gear