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How to Choose a Backpacking Sleeping Pad

In this video by Sierra Trading Post, John gives a great review of the general different types of sleeping pads available for backpacking.  John mentions there are two main purposes for using a pad: To provide some cushioning from the hard ground to improve your nights’ sleep To provide some…

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Luna is Our Choice for 2018 Innovative Teardrop Camper

Every year we seem to be rewarded with a few new, innovate camping trailers that stand out amongst the crowd. With awards coming in such as “Best in Show 2018” from RV PRO and “2018 Top RV Debut” by RV Business, it’s clear the Luna Teardrop Camper is a 2018…


Backpacking Breakfast Meals – Freeze Dried Breakfast

A backpacking breakfast is an important part of your trip and tends to be my favorite meal of the day.  With a little creative thinking you can come up with great ideas to avoid a bland, boring breakfast. Potato Patties Instant mashed potatoes come in all sorts of flavors, from…


Windcatcher Air Pad

Inflates in Seconds w/ NO Power or Pumping While some may enjoy the light-headed feeling and starry spots in your vision when hyperventilating to blow up your camping air mattress, the rest of us want to get this chore over as fast as possible and move on to other fun!…


The Ultimate Backpack / Angler’s Arsenal

Fishing may be your reason for hiking into the high country or it may be just an added bonus. If trout are in your crosshairs, chances are you have a packable rod, reel and a few favorite essential flies or lures that always accompany you while backpacking. But, if catching…



LuminAID Solar, Inflatable Light

There are so many things cool about the LuminAID solar light it’s hard to know where to begin, but let’s start with who made it. Designed by Andrea Sreshta and Anna Stark, co-founders of LuminAID Lab, the LuminAID solar light is inflatable and looks like a glowing pillow. The simplistic…



Thru Hiking

In 2005 I found myself lacing my boots, shouldering my pack, and heading out to Smoky Mountain National Park to hike a sixty-mile segment of the famous Appalachian Trail. Nestled in the border between North Carolina and Tennessee, the Smokies provide a very scenic, but very small segment of this…