A very comfortable and light shoe that fits wider toe-boxes well. Not durable, however, and best for maintained trails and non-rough terrain.
An all-purpose hiking shoe good for rough trails and conditions in addition to off-trail jaunts. Reminiscent of the old Montrail Hardrocks in many ways.
A review of Greenbelly meal bars that prompted a discussion on food, nutrition, dollar to calorie ratio, and why we enjoy the outdoors.
Just some thoughts on gear as a hobby.
Fakespot helps sort the dross from the gems regarding lower priced gear and clothing for the outdoors.
Backpacking gear on the cheap. If you are new to backpacking and/or on a budget, here is a complete gear list for less than $300. Updated Jan 2017.
A grab bag of favorite items that I have consistently used for a variety of outdoor activities.
Well written, thought out and valuable discussion on all things stoves.
The financial woes of two outdoor retail stores and thoughts on today’s outdoor commerce market.
A good day for some maintenance on this website, my gear and for myself.