Five Medical Tips For The Backcountry

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Safety in the backcountry is paramount. When doing many of the activities we choose to do and love, we are taking inherent risks that could potentially put us in harms way. Anyone who has been in the backcountry knows that there are many uncertain variables from weather, to physical and mental health of you and […]

The Top Ten Outdoors Products Everyone Needs To Own

Welcome to the 21st century folks! GearĀ up or get out! To be fair, props to those who still climb snowy mountains in denim and cotton, but let’s be honest here, life on the trail can be a lot easier with some of the new fangled dohickeys of this here technological age! Iffin’ your willin’ lets […]

Winter Camping- Tips and Resources

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As any camping fanatic would, I have an obsession with winter camping. The crisp air, amazing vistas and the harsh environment have always inspired me to take my mountaineering to the next level and made me feel stronger in my abilities. For me, winter camping and winter mountaineering go hand in hand. The idea of […]

Dakota Fire Hole: Saves Wood, Burns HOT, Minimal Smoke & Efficient Cooking

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The Dakota Fire Hole is a Native American style fireplace that burns wood efficiently like a wood stove. It is also a safer way to build a fire as it keeps the coals and flames fairly contained when you are trying to have a fire in windy conditions. By spending some extra effort on digging […]

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