Some tips, pointers, ideas, and caveats about packing backpacking gear when you’ll arrive by plane, train, or bus.
A sturdy, reliable, and easy to use water container. Should be a simple item. But most aren’t good. The Reliance Aqua-Tainer is a 7-gallon wonder that works!
Top Ten Gear Lists are perhaps the most popular articles in any community. Be it backpacking, music, movies, etc. But they are typically useless.
A review of Greenbelly meal bars that prompted a discussion on food, nutrition, dollar to calorie ratio, and why we enjoy the outdoors.
Clothing and some gear I’ve been using since October in the desert or desert-like environments.
I’ve received a surprising amount of interest in this little travel trailer. Here’s an overview for the curious.
A well-rounded, all-purpose winter backpacking down parka that is under-$300. But has many of the features of more expensive winter parkas.
What are the functional differences between grid and solid (standard) fleece?
An inexpensive workhorse of a headlamp that is rechargeable via USB.
Want the convenience of propane for camping but not deal with those (mainly) one-use green canisters? Get an adapter hose!