Monthly Archives: October 2015

Zip Lock Bags Rule! – A favorite camping tip

Packing for lightweight backpacking can be challenging. Some people put a lot of work into making their own sleeping gear and shelters. Other people don’t mind splurging on the newest and coolest gear (hey, who doesn’t love new gear toys?). … Continue reading

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10 Tips to Go Ultralight Backpacking

Here are a few quick tips and tricks to take you from lightweight down to the next level: ultralight backpacking. Weight is everything Buy a 5-pound-capacity postal scale and write down the weight of every single item you plan to … Continue reading

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Vacation Packing Checklist

Everyone loves vacations!  You do. I do.  My wife does.  Our kids do.  There’s a lot of excitement leading up to every vacation.  Everyone is looking forward to the adventures we’re going to experience, the tastes of new foods, smells of … Continue reading

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