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.
Does cotton really kill in the backcountry? Maybe. Sometimes. It depends.
A Ziplock bag for a wallet seems obvious. But then I saw a review for a $35 hiker wallet. Perhaps the idea is not obvious after all.
A cargo shelf for our 2005 Kia Sorento.