Appalachian Fun

Plans are made and the anticipation left to simmer through the week as a climbing trip to the New River Gorge (NRG) becomes a glorious weekend of adventure with friends in a magical place. The week feels like it drags on as you imagine yourself on ridge tops or deep in dark ravines climbing towards … Read more

Havasupai Falls, The Hike of a Lifetime.

Havasupai Falls is one of the most mystical destinations I have ever been to. Every year thousands of people fight over a ticket to be able to hike and camp at Havasupai Falls. Havasupai Falls is in an Indian reservation in Arizona that sits among the cliffs that make up the Grand Canyon. There is … Read more

Klymit Static V Sleeping Pad

Klymit Static V Sleeping Pad

My search for a new sleeping pad had multiple reasons. My wife and I were going to Havasupai once again and the previous year I used one of her sleeping pads. I’m usually the kind of guy to just lay my sleeping bag on the ground and fall asleep but my wife wasn’t about to … Read more

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Why Dress In Layers When Hiking

When out in nature you have to deal with wind and weather. Temperatures can change a lot depending on the environment you are hiking in. Early mornings can crispy cold, scorching sun in midday has you break a sweat. Dressing in layers has always proven to be very practical, be it on an expedition trip … Read more

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Hardshell vs Softshell – Waterproof and Breathable Fabrics

Clothes keep you warm and protect you from the adversities of the environment. Functional outdoor clothing must be particularly good in terms of weather protection. The clothing must be waterproof, windproof, and warm while ensuring that the wearer does not overheat. For comfort, it must be breathable so that sweat is transported to the outside … Read more

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Big Agnes – Tumble mtnGLO Backpacking Tent, 3 Person Lightweight Tent

Here is a great tent that accommodates three people during backpacking, camping, or any other outdoor adventures.  Big Agnes is a  small USA-owned company based in Colorado. Run by experienced outdoor enthusiasts who are committed to delivering innovative solutions that help you to enjoy the outdoors. Features of the Tumble mtnGLO Backpacking Tent Their practical … Read more

Pop Up Tents – Great For Weekend And Festival Camping

The best tent for festival camping should be quick and easy to pitch so you don’t spend half your weekend setting up camp. There are a lot of different kinds of instant tents for weekend camping. You can find some cheap pop-up tents that provide simple but sufficient sleeping space to make it through a … Read more

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The Best Expedition Tents For Camping

If you plan a trip or an expedition in wild and uninhabited areas, you a weatherproof and reliable tent. It must provide enough space to sleep and to wait out a bad weather spell. On top of that, you want a safe storage place for your equipment. The best expedition tents should be very stable … Read more

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Who Makes The Best Tents For Camping?

There are a lot of tent manufacturers offering plenty of good camping tents. If family camping on the weekend or setting up camp in the snow at a high altitude, anyone will find a good tent in any shape and for any purpose. However, if you are asking who makes the best tents for camping, … Read more