Author Archive for Mark

SPOT X – Keep in Touch, Stay Safe

Friends and family worry about us and maybe they should just a little.  If something goes wrong during a trip, how will we get help?  Even if nothing goes wrong, our husbands, wives, and friends like to know that we…

Holiday Savings on SPOT GPS Devices

Getting away from it all and relaxing in the outdoors is a great way to recharge the batteries and it is good for your health.  Some of us have family that worry while we’re out and they probably have good…

New Designs for Your Head From Buff

A friend of mine turned introduced me to Buff a few years ago and I’m now a big fan.  I camp in hammocks mostly and use a topquilt in the hammock.  Mine doesn’t have a hood so wearing insulation on…

Zenbivy Light Bed on Indiegogo

Zenbivy got started a little over a year ago, and their sleep system interested me when it came out.  The Zenbivy Light Bed is coming to Indiegogo on September 13th and it looks pretty interesting.  Camping quilts are gaining popularity…

MPOWERED Luci Pro Outdoor 2.0 and Pro Lux

MPOWERED created the Luci light back in 2012, and I tried my first ones a couple years ago.  I found the Luci light to be great for backpacking and to have around the house for those times when the electricity…