February 26, 2023
While we tend to think of needing bulkier outerwear in cold weather, wearing lightweight layers allows for more options for different types of conditions encountered.
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February 24, 2023
I’ve been looking for warmer base layers to wear on cold weather camping and backpacking trips and these heavy and midweight merino wool items from Woolx fit that bill.
February 13, 2023
The REI Norseland 2 Parka is an extremely warm insulated layer for the coldest conditions in the Pacific Northwest.
February 12, 2023
I tried out several freeze-dried meals from RightOnTrek. Offered in one, two, and four serving sizes, these meals are more affordable than most packaged options.
February 11, 2023
Accidents happen… be prepared to deal with them by taking a first aid kit with medical supplies. This is what I carry.
February 10, 2023
The One Bottle Hydration System adds a hydration hose to a wide mouth Nalgene bottle for taking frequent sips while hiking without stopping.
January 26, 2023
The Appalachian Gear All-Paca Fleece Hoodie is a warm yet lightweight mid-layer that has great breathability due to the 100% alpaca fiber.
January 25, 2023
In this Middle Eastern-style rice bowl, roasted vegetables are combined with chicken and rice and topped with a yogurt-tahini sauce spiced with cumin and garlic.
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