Backpack Camping Gear List

Backpack Camping Gear List

A basic backpacking list. I can use this list to stay under 20 lbs and backpack for a week at a time. Many people prefer more than this, and some prefer less. Personal Backpacking Gear Backpack 50-60 liters* 2-3 upper body layers 1 windproof waterproof jacket 2 lower...
Cable Canyon San Rafael’s Canyoneering Grab Bag

Cable Canyon San Rafael’s Canyoneering Grab Bag

Located almost directly in the heart of Utah is the San Rafael swell. During the mid 20th century the area was home to uranium and mineral developers. Some were large companies, and others were single men. Today there isn’t much in the swell besides the...
Mountain Hardwear Gear They Need To Bring Back

Mountain Hardwear Gear They Need To Bring Back

Mountain Hardwear is one of the most elite companies in the outdoor industry.  They sponsor numerous world class athletes and have always made some of the best gear in the industry.  However, even as they progress into new markets, new fashions and new designs, there...
My First Trip To Gauley Fest

My First Trip To Gauley Fest

“Welcome to West Virginia” were the first words I heard as I blinked my eyes, easing them into the world of the awake. In the background, the first few bars of John Denver’s, ‘Country Roads,’ played on the radio.“Looks just like Pennsylvania” was the only...