A camp stove can really tear through those tiny green 1lb propane tanks. I’ve burned through more portable propane tanks than I can count. Wouldn’t it be nice to use….
Does the inside of your raincoat leak? If it does, you need to take a good look at the inside to check the seams. You should either see taped seams,….
It can be hard to set a price range for gear when you’re first getting into camping. Some of the basic gear can be easy, but there are 1000’s of….
You can find pit zips in the armpits of many waterproof hard shell jackets. As the name implies, they’re usually located right inside the armpit (or close to it) to….
I like using my Nalgene for hot tea and coffee so I’ve often been tempted to put it in the microwave. Insulated covers help keep my drinks warm for a….
Packing for your first backpacking trip can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. Picking out lightweight gear is fairly straightforward, but people carry more clothes than they actually….
Dealing with a broke or stuck backpack zipper can be seriously annoying. The zipper pops open randomly or they just feel impossible to zip. Luckily, there are easy ways to….
I have more carabiners than any men could possibly use. They range in quality from dollar store junk to the climbing carabiners I trust my life with. After looking into….
Phthalates have been widely used in plastic products for over 50 years and they can have a significant impact in your health.Phthalates have been eliminated in most consumer products over….
Finding a way to filter water is extremely important on multi-day backpacking trips. There’s no way to haul in all the water you need, so you’ll have to find a….