It is in an adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves- in finding themselves.-Andre Gide
When despair for the world grows in me... I come into the peace of wild things. -Wendall Berry
Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction. -E.O. Wilson
30 Nov 2016
No one likes doing dishes, especially not in the backcountry. Using specific pots to cook meals means a heavier load to carry not to mention the event...
29 Sep 2016
The second most question I receive, after "What do you eat on the trail,” is "Well, how do you get the food?" Most folks figure if you're on the Trail...
22 Jun 2016
It’s difficult to pack light and still manage to carry everything you need. That’s why “two is one and one is none” is a good motto to keep. If some...
15 Mar 2016
Packing gear that has a dual purpose is one of the most efficient ways to pack. It’s like getting a two for one deal on the trail and you prevent hav...
12 Jan 2016
One of the most debated and challenging aspects of camping is how to light a fire. There are countless opinions on what is the best method. Purists...
5 Jan 2016
“Lions and tigers and bears!” Okay no lions or tigers, but bears, marmots, and the like are out there and they want your food! Though the longtime met...
25 Dec 2015
As they say: if it can’t be fixed with duct tape, it can’t be fixed. And it turns out this saying holds true, in some cases, even for the body.
3 Dec 2015
Check out this simple cold weather water hack that's sure to keep things easy in the backcountry this winter!
The temps are dropping, w...