List of Trails

There are many trails both in the U.S. and all over the world in which you could plan to do an amazing thru hike. Each trail offers their own special experience, beauty, and history.  I’m hoping by putting together a list of possible thru hiking trails it’ll help to educate and inspire my fellow hikers.…

2016 Holiday Wish List

Well, it’s that time of year again!  The Holidays are upon us.  Soon we will be eating too much, playing in the snow, and enjoying the company of good friends and family.  It is also the gift giving season.  For outdoor adventurers like ourselves, this time of year can be pretty exciting!  Stores, both online…

Ziploc Bags are Amazing!

Remember those old American Express Card commercials, with the slogan, “Don’t leave home without it.”?  When it comes to the handy dandy Ziploc bag, I say, “Don’t hit the trail without them!” So many uses!  Lightweight!  Re-usable!  Different sizes!  Just so darn handy to have! My last post was about sleeping bags, this one is…

Sleeping Bags

Let’s talk about sleeping bags!  Wahoo!  Are you as excited as I am? The sleeping bag is probably one of the most talked about pieces of backpacking gear.  It will also be one of your biggest investments. As you may know, I enjoy conversing and learning all I can about gear.  One item that is…