Why I stopped counting ounces with my gear…at least precisely.
Lightweight backpacking is a good thing. Getting obsessed over the labels? Not so much.
A Pacific Crest Trail planning guide. A way to get an overview of this wonderful trail without being bogged down with lots of info! Updated January Apr 2017.
My gear list as of July 2012. Over the years, my gear has changed. A trend towards lighter, but also mixing and matching based on different pursuits and goals of
A review of The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guide by Andrew Skurka. A guide that is aimed towards the backpacker that wishes to hike more and camp a bit less.