Category Gear

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Making a Micro-Tarp

My first venture into the murky and laborious world of MYOG – Making Your Own Gear…

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Freeze-Dried Camp Food by ‘Summit to Eat’

Am I converted to freeze-dried camp food? Hmm…

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Montane Ultra Tour 40 Backpack – Frameless, not Blameless.

For you personally the Ultra Tour 40 might be the best pack in the world…

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Waterproof Hiking Boots – why I just say ‘no’.

I’ve come to regard heavy, ‘waterproof’ footwear as a waste of money and even counterproductive.

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Poles Apart – Alpkit Carbonlite Trekking Poles.

Open eyes and realistic expectations…

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The Gloves are Off – Gear Reviews!

Oldie Outdoors Golden Rules of Gear©®™ – to get less, you have to pay more.