Platypus Hydration Pack

Let’s talk hydration. I’m constantly drinking water on hikes. I’ve had a Camelbak before, but I wasn’t impressed with it. I’m tried a smaller pack, but I didn’t enjoy that either. Then I found the pack that married size, efficiency and quality into one bag: The Platypus Hydration Pack. Specs: Hydration System: This pack is […]

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Base Layers – 32 Degrees
base layer

Last year, I went snowshoeing for the first time. It was incredibly beautiful, and also very challenging for me. It was freezing at first, but warmed up about halfway through our hike. I started stripping down layers, but of course, my sweatshirt didn’t cut it for keeping me warm. Most of us run into these problems […]

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Renewable Energy Gear – Goal Zero

Renewable energy has become extremely popular in the tech industry and has crept into the outdoor and camping gear industry as a new and exciting fad. In my opinion, there are many companies that engineer and sell gear that is more flashy than practical, but solar camping gear is a little bit of both. Goal Zero Goal Zero […]

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