Something that frustrates me to no end is garbage on hiking trails, even when snowshoeing in winter! And what often is that garbage? Oh, I am sure you can guess it: empty disposable water bottles. 16.9 ounces of thin plastic, at home in the heather. Or jammed into a tree root. On any popular hike […]
Part 2 of backpacks? Well, what size do you buy? How do you fine tune the fit? If you ignore this…you will pay later with a hurting neck and or back!
With January here, and gift cards burning holes in pockets…this is a great primer and infographic from REI. Although I’d admit I carry a much smaller pack than most…… Click on infographic for full size of it! Check out REI’s backpacks next time you head outdoors!
Saw this on REI and really liked it for how well it shows tricks in getting better use out of your tent(s). The Taut-Line Hitch is something everyone should know how to do Love the folding one….I am a chronic stuffer. Works great! Check out REI’s wide selection of tents