Nasty dirt, oils, sweat, and salt in your outdoor clothing and gear? Grab some white vinegar and baking soda!
A light, durable, pliable, and useful repair tape to add to the kit.
Trail Groove Issue 27 featuring an article I wrote about gear maintenance with some other excellent articles including one on The Colorado Trail.
The wonders of that magical substance loved by all outdoors people: Duct Tape!
November is the real in-between time. Time for gear repair, maintenance and sorting. And reflecting on the time ahead.
A quick overview of three popular repair tapes used for outdoor gear repair.
A simple, functional utilitarian kit for backcountry ski repair. For snowshoeing, too.
How to make your wool socks, thermals, hats etc. good as new
Sometimes old school is still the best. My favorite leather treatment is the eighty year old product of Sno-Seal.