Tag Archive for backpacking

CampStove 2 Bundle from BioLite

To celebrate Earth Day 2020, BioLite has released a limited edition CampStove 2 Bundle. There is so much coolness to share about this, I’m not even sure where to start. Probably most important is that 10% of the sales of…

Use Nature’s Fuel With the Solo Stove Lite

Unless you’re in the desert, the Solo Stove Lite has an advantage over most other stoves. When it comes to backpacking, there are a lot of good choices out there.  You can get stoves that burn isobutane, white gas, and…

Darn Tough Vermont – Darn Tough is Darn Right

Darn Tough Vermont is a well-known maker of top quality socks.  Time and again, I’ve watched YouTube videos from thru-hikers that are using Darn Tough socks.  For me, this speaks volumes.  Thru-hikers on the AT, PCT, and CDT will spend…

Thermarest Corus HD Has Warmth Not Weight

The Thermarest Corus HD quilt is new for 2016 and Thermarest says it is their most technical down quilt.  I am a big fan of quilts, although I do enjoy burrowing up into a warm sleeping bag.  Camping or backpacking…