A strong and inexpensive alternative to both paracord and traditional outdoor accessory cord.
Long term review of a sleeping pad typically sold at Costco in the spring and summer. Comfortable, high R-value, durable, and reasonable in price.
If you camp in off-the-beaten-places, a good table is helpful. Here is one portable, durable, and excellent option.
A light, durable, pliable, and useful repair tape to add to the kit.
Key items of gear and clothing that have stood the test of time for me. My outdoor trips often take all or some of these items.
What gear I take for three-season backpacking trips, or even how I backpack, has evolved over the years. Here are some differences from now vs. then.
Another inexpensive and effective surplus store special.
Socks. A boring piece gear. But critical. Over the past two years, I’ve become impressed with the Point6 brand.
A simple, light, and versatile pack that makes a good camera bag.
Going lightweight means going minimalist. Take some lessons from a Clint Eastwood movie. Take what you need. And then go.