How to create the right kind of campfire
Take the family camping? Planning a campfire? Here are a few types of campfire you can build, from keeping warm, to cooking a meal.
Hobie Adventure Island Tent Mod
Check out these pics we just got from another happy Hobie Island owner. This tent is setup on a custom wooden platform. The Hobie Adventure Island was already a really versatile craft being able to sail, paddle, pedal or motor, now add sleeping accommodations! Huge thanks for sending in the pics, looking forward to the trip reports! "One happy camper... Happy to report that everything worked out just fine. I was able to set the tent up while afloat and it didn't capsize with my weight on…
Eight Ways To Carry Less Backpacking Gear — Brian's Backpacking Blog
We've all heard the phrase, "It's better to have it and not need it, than need it and not have it", but is that really true and is it at all applicable to lightweight backpacking? > Pack light, go fast. By far the most common requests I get via email are to help lig
Ultralight backpacking tips. Finding the sweet spot for the night and a good example of a lightweight sleep system. - ruggedthug
Ultralight backpacking tips. Finding the sweet spot for the night and a good example of a lightweight sleep system.
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1,413 Likes, 16 Comments - Søren Anker Nielsen (@don_von_gun) on Instagram: “Emborg is making amadou. #canvastarp #bushcraft #woodcraft #shelter #reflector #campcraft…”
Echo 2 Ultralight Shelter System
You won’t find a lighter option with this much protection. The Echo 2 works like a traditional fully-enclosed tent, but weighs much less. It includes a tarp, a detachable no-see-um mesh bug bivy insert with bathtub floor to keep out ground water and insects, and a detachable vestibule for protection from rain and wind. We utilize Dyneema®Composite Fabrics (formerly Cuben Fiber), the strongest, lightest and most weatherproof fabric available in outdoor gear. You won’t have to think about…
The One Man Baker Tent
A few years ago, The owners of Spirits Intent decided its time to make use of their of cut piles, and so gave birth to this little company Wild Canvas, the first product they wanted to create is a tent to go with their defender land rover. A friend introduced us to the baker tents, before…
Why You Won't Freeze or Starve Ultralight Backpacking
It’s a myth that ultralight backpacking makes you cold, wet and hungry. It doesn’t. In fact, I’ll wager that with my 5 pounds of ultralight gear I’m more comfortable, sleep better, and eat better than many campers carrying 20 to 30 pounds of conventional/heavier backpacking gear. Here are 3 Reasons why You Won’t Freeze or Starve UltraLight .