Hiking in the winter is all about trying to find traction. That’s easier said than done when traversing ice and packed snow. Winter hikers typically use three different types of….
You shouldn’t need to be a scientist to figure out how much food can go into a bear canister. Trying to figure out how much food will fit inside so….
Camping chairs get lighter and smaller every year, but they still have a long way to go. Even the lightest camping chairs are too heavy for backpacking. Don’t Worry! You….
When my kids were born I tried my best to get them out into nature. Before they could even walk I strapped them in a child carrier on my back. ….
Backpacks have really come a long way since I was a child. Most of us have ditched our external frame packs for modern high-tech packs. With modern packs we can….
At some point in your life wake up to drenched camping gear. No you don’t have a leak in your gear, it’s just a little bit of condensation. Things get….
Planning a summer camping trip and don’t know how to deal with the extreme heat? Nobody likes to wake up in the middle of the night drenched in sweat. During….
Camping during the winter comes with its own set of challenges. Things that come easy during the summer can be downright challenging in the cold. Pitching your tent in the….
Since it’s such a simple piece of equipment there’s really no directions. Is there a right or wrong way to setup your tent footprint? Which side of a Tent Footprint….
Relaxing in your tent during a rainstorm is one of the most peaceful experiences on earth, but when those drips originate in my tent goosebumps run down my spine. You….