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POSTS BY YEAR: 2019

May 29, 2019

My backpacking food plan

At home, I don’t have any problem eating enough, but when I’ve been exerting a lot,¬†especially during prime alpine backpacking season when it’s hot and my energy is easily depleted, I have a hard time wanting to eat on backpacking trips. And I’m a picky eater, so that makes it even harder!

May 16, 2019

Review: Bushka’s Kitchen backpacking meals

Finding good meals for backpacking is not easy, especially if you are a picky eater like me. So, when Bushka’s Kitchen contacted me about trying their food, I was a little skeptical, but wanted to give it a try to see if I would like it.

May 15, 2019

Backpacking Gear List

This is my typical three-season backpacking gear list, with info about how I use each item.

May 14, 2019

Backpack Packing List

This is all of my gear for a typical backpacking trip in the Pacific Northwest.

January 21, 2019

gear review: Tarptent Moment DW tent

The Tarptent Moment DW is a lightweight one-person double-wall tent. This is the pre-2019 version that I purchased at the end of 2016 and have used on over 20 backpacking and camping trips.