Skip to content

Backpacking Gear Blog

11 Pieces of Ultralight Backpacking Gear You Can 3D Print Right Now. My Transition from Long Distance Hiking to Ultra Running | The CloudLine Blog.

Courchevel Hotels 1850 Each resort has its own character: there’s uber-upmarket Courchevel 1850, plus the down-to-earth satellites of Moriond (formerly 1650), Village (ex-1550) and Le Praz (1300); attractive

Dress in geo gear Not that there’s a standard uniform, but we’re talking clothes and shoes suitable for long, dirty hikes over outcrops in all sorts of weather. Cargo pants, flannel, and hiking boots.

As for that proverbial writing, Yellen showed up this morning in her hiking gear (which incidentally includes a pen, to help more clearly delineate proverbial wall-writing). While her prepared remarks.

In many ways, the Titterplatt Traverse looks like a lot of travel blogs. gear. But there’s more to it. “The scooters are made up of telescopic poles, so we can transform into walking poles and padd.

This is my current backpacking gear list that I have used since Spring of 2016. I’ve been very satisfied with it so far. It provides a good combination of utility, comfort and light weight for three-season backpacking.

One of the last things Karen Sykes would ever publish. Sykes confessed in her final blog post earlier this month. "Sometimes it just feels good to tussle with Mother Nature; it builds character." S.

May 10, 2018. a look at blog posts such as the 8 Ideal Long-Haul Backpacking Trails or. Between blogging, gear testing for Columbia Sports apparel and.

Tours And Travel Company Custom Vietnam Travel is the leading Vietnam tour company. We specialize in providing custom and private tours at very affordable prices. Contact us now! Courchevel

Jun 21, 2017. Dogs make great backpacking companions. View our pack list. Try to name a better backpacking companion than your dog. Optional Gear.

Brian’s Backpacking Blog is your number one destination for backpacking gear reviews, tutorials on how to make your own gear or modify what you have, trail reports, and resources for lightweight and ultralight hiking and backpacking.

Photography, backpacking and the art living simply. Back to top; Top. backpackingblogGear · Gear review: Sierra designs High Route FL · Kenneth Shaw on.

Holiday Fl Homes For Sale Family and friends are mourning the sudden death of a popular Ybor City barber in a motorcycle crash on Saturday, Nov. 3. The Florida Department

So the key to backpacking (and enjoying it) is to keep your backpack as light as possible. This means sacrificing some personal items (like hair jell, makeup, hand moisturizer, lip balms, fanny pack, high heels, etc).

“Your blog has given me inspiration for so many of my family’s backpacking trips. Thanks for all you do—it certainly makes a difference in our lives, and it’s reassuring knowing that we have such a knowledgeable resource to turn to when we plan our trips into the backcountry with our kids.”

Rather than acquiring a bunch of hiking gear, keep it simple and focus on building a long. Get personal finance advice from the voices behind the top money blogs, including The Simple Dollar, Mint,

This best lightweight backpacking electronics gear is supremely functional, but is also light, low-cost, practical, and durable. It is the gear I take backpacking. This post has many Tips on How to Effectively Use this Gear. This is part 1 of a 3 part series On Trail – Best Lightweight Backpacking Electronics Gear (this article) Best SOS/Tracking/Satellite Communication […]

Sep 19, 2018. Forest bathing might be a passing fad, but it could also be the twist on hiking that you just might need. Here's what you need to know.

Sierra Madre’s selection of camping hammocks keep you dry, warm and covered, offering unique add-on features like an enclosur.

“Your blog has given me inspiration for so many of my family’s backpacking trips. Thanks for all you do—it certainly makes a difference in our lives, and it’s reassuring knowing that we have such a knowledgeable resource to turn to when we plan our trips into the backcountry with our kids.”

Editors’ Choice: The Best Gear of Winter 2018. Our top picks for fall and winter camping and adventuring.

The new cloud-based version of my Gear Calculator Spreadsheet is available now! You can use this free tool to design your own custom backpacking and hiking gear list, automatically calculate weight and costs and see how different gear will affect your pack weight and budget.

Don’t limit yourself: In addition to hikes, Maura and Bobby Marko take their children on backpacking and canoe camping trips,

I’ve tried to get out hiking and even fishing a couple of cold. Until then, I am tuning up my fishing gear, and plotting out how to rework my garden in the event we get a growing season this year.

Jul 14, 2015. In our previous blog post, we reviewed our favorite pieces of gear for car. Now, let's take a look at the gear guide to backpacking with your dog.

The following collection of examples illustrates the most common techniques for attaching gear to backpacks and the different external attachment systems. These include compression straps, keeper loops, daisy chains, and tie out loops, as well as specialized attachments for.

On the company’s blog, president and CEO Jerry Stritzke. That’s a real problem.” In addition to finding gear for camping,

That ensures your dog is protected. There’s a lot of hiking gear for dogs on the market. Backpacks are great, but make sure the one you choose FITS. And remember, your dog might not like the pack when.

Editors’ Choice: The Best Gear of Winter 2018. Our top picks for fall and winter camping and adventuring.

A well-made backpack will allow you to travel with most of your gear without breaking your back. Goruck backpacks are for serious people with serious stuff to carry around. They’ll keep your items dry.

Jan 11, 2017. First time backpacker? A guide for those looking to get into backpacking who want an item list of backpacking gear and supply to get started.

Brian’s Backpacking Blog is your number one destination for backpacking gear reviews, tutorials on how to make your own gear or modify what you have, trail reports, and resources for lightweight and ultralight hiking and backpacking.

There’s something distinctly badass about watching the team of five women cross marshlands with their backpacking gear and guns as they step into the Shimmer. There’s something even more badass about.

Aaa Maui Vacation Packages Courtyard Maui Kahului Airport allows you to save more for your trip to Hawaii. Check out our seasonal rates, special hotel deals and travel packages.

Wold said Sykes was hiking with survival gear, but she does not have a cellphone or GPS locator. Sykes wrote a weekly hiking column for the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. She still maintains a blog do.

Getting to the location was terrifying, hiking day after day at such altitude was grueling. When I put on the 30kg pack fu.

This means you have good judgment and decision making ability, which isn’t the same as being able to read books or watch videos about hiking or purchase high-tech gear. This is for your safety, but al.

The new cloud-based version of my Gear Calculator Spreadsheet is available now! You can use this free tool to design your own custom backpacking and hiking gear list, automatically calculate weight and costs and see how different gear will affect your pack weight and budget.

In the world of thru-hiking, most do it on their own, in “self-supported” fashion, by shipping food to drop points. Others — mostly athletes hoping to set a record or run a super fast pace — hike with.

The following collection of examples illustrates the most common techniques for attaching gear to backpacks and the different external attachment systems. These include compression straps, keeper loops, daisy chains, and tie out loops, as well as specialized attachments for ice axes and other pointy things.

BACKPACKING — Ultra light, ultra functional and ultra durable — those are the keys to gear that causes a buzz among through hikers on long-distance trails. One group of hikers most of the way throug.

WHAT WE DO Rent the Gear, Love the Experience. With our lineup of camping equipment rentals, you will love the gear, too. Whether we are shipping the camping gear direct to you or you are picking it up at our full service store in Golden, Colorado, our camping gear rentals are super clean and ready for your adventure.

By Michael Lanza. Sure, your backpack, boots, tent, sleeping bag, air mattress, and other backpacking gear matter a lot, and you should put serious thought into your choices when buying any of them.

Jun 6, 2018. I am often asked about what gear I use in the outdoors when backpacking (which is hiking with everything you need in your bag for overnight +.

This is my current backpacking gear list that I have used since Spring of 2016. I’ve been very satisfied with it so far. It provides a good combination of utility, comfort and light weight for three-season backpacking.

(For a live blog on the U.S. stock market. Coca-Cola climbs after beating sales estimates * Under Armour jumps on hiking FY forecast, results beat * Futures up: Dow 0.30 pct, S&P 0.38 pct.

Jun 13, 2018. Backpacking is a fun and increasingly popular activity but if you don't. Check out our backpacking gear guide for all the equipment you need.

“Gentle Hikes of Minnesota’s North Shore” by Ladona Tornabene, Melanie Morgan and Lisa Vogelsang (Adventure Publications, $14.

So the key to backpacking (and enjoying it) is to keep your backpack as light as possible. This means sacrificing some personal items (like hair jell, makeup, hand moisturizer, lip.

This best lightweight backpacking electronics gear is supremely functional, but is also light, low-cost, practical, and durable. It is the gear I take backpacking. This post has many Tips on How to Effectively Use this Gear. This is part 1 of a 3 part series On Trail – Best Lightweight Backpacking Electronics Gear (this article) Best SOS/Tracking/Satellite Communication […]

I often recount in this blog the rescues that our region’s forest rangers make. While this is a good site for its reviews and lists of hiking options, I too have found that its maps can be off-base.