Well-made, easy on/easy off traction devices that holds up for more aggressive hiking in semi-technical icy terrain.
Some inner mittens for cold weather activities that are durable, reasonably light, effective, inexpensive and, most importantly, sized correctly for my shell and liner use.
A fair amount of people ask what to wear on the hands for cool and cold weather hiking. Here’s my take.
Which rain gear or shell to wear? Depending on the conditions, one piece of gear may be better than another. Updated October 2018.
A well-rounded, all-purpose winter backpacking down parka that is under-$300. But has many of the features of more expensive winter parkas.
Another holiday spent in the mountains of Colorado.
Let’s celebrate the first day of winter!
A look at thirteen of my favorite campsites from over the years.
A weekend of skiing, eating, some adult libations, and winter scenery while catching up with another friend.
A book about a nearly forgotten form of skiing: Nordic Backcountry. No book this comprehensive about Nordic Backcountry has been written since for Colorado.