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A practical tool for creating an emergency communication plan before you go romping in the wilderness.

Allthetowels

Ultralight backpacking towels can be a great tool for drying off your person as well as your gear. In this article we’ll compare several obvious and a few not-so obvious options.

Finalweight

A pragmatic approach to creating a backcountry first aid kit. The result is a well equipped kit that addresses all of the most common concerns and weighs less than 4 oz!

Ikea Duffel Ready to Fly

Flying with your backpack? Can you pack your fuel, tent stakes? Here are a few quick tips to consider for a stress free journey.

Enjoying the views.

A nice hike in the high and dry Eagle Cap Wilderness in north east Oregon. Featuring plenty of wildflowers and the very nice Aneroid Lake with its interesting history and rustic cabins.

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Feature review and initial performance impressions of the Soto Windmaster compared to the MSR Pocket Rocket Deluxe.

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A journey into Enchanted Valley where time stands still for a rustic chalet built in 1931 and the bears frolic in the warming rays of the spring sun. A wilder romp like none other in the Olympics!

Ultralight Backpacking Pillows

There seems to be no shortage of options when it comes to ultralight pillows to improve your camping comfort.

In this review, we’ll dig into a few examples across the several categories of ultralight pillow, weigh the pros and cons, and provide you with the insights so that you can choose the best pillow for your style of sleeping!

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Revisiting Ozette Triangle with unusually perfect weather for early Spring.