trip reports

September 15, 2019

Oregon Badlands Wilderness hike

While camping at Smith Rock State Park over the weekend, two friends and I explored the Oregon Badlands Wilderness on a day hike. This was our first time visiting here, and we didn’t know what to expect other than it would be hot.


September 9, 2019

Gear Review: Outdoor Vitals Backpacking Quilt

If you are looking for a lighter weight alternative to a sleeping bag, or you want an option that allows for more freedom of movement, this backpacking quilt is a good quality option with a low price tag.


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