5 Backpacking Recipes

5 Backpacking Recipes Anyone Can Make

Just because you’re miles from anything resembling civilization doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a civilized meal. These 5 backpacking recipes will keep even the hungriest of hungry hikers satisfied—at least until breakfast.

Unboxed: Nomadik (November 2016)

Join me as I open up the Nomadik November 2016 subscription box and take a critical look at what’s inside.

Books I Read in 2016

Books I Read 2016

Like I do every year, in 2016 I read some books. However, despite great aspirations, I didn’t finish off as many as I’d read in 2015. That means now many of the books in my “to read in 2016” stack will carry over into 2017. At least I hope. Until then, these are the …… Read more »

Unboxed: Isle Box (November 2016)

Unboxed #6 takes a look at the Isle Box November 2016 subscription box.

Firewatch, a Game about Fire Lookout Towers

‘Firewatch,’ The Game About Fire Lookout Towers

I’ve long been fascinated by Fire Lookout Towers, so when I learned about Campo Santo’s ‘Firewatch’ video game, I knew I’d definitely be playing.

Backcountry XX Adventure

Backcountry XX — 20 Hidden Prizes to Celebrate 20 Years

Backcountry XX celebrates 20 Years of Backcountry with hidden 20 prizes in remote outdoor locations across the United States. You’re challenged to get out and find them.

Unboxed: Nomadik (October 2016)

Nomadik: The Premier Subscription Box for Adventurers Nomadik is yet another subscription box service powered by Cratejoy. They make the bold claim that all their products are tested on trips and given a “stamp-of-approval” by world-class adventurers.

Bag Check: DIY IKea Backpack

Bag Check: DIY IKEA Backpack

A gent by the name of Mitch decided to make his own backpack. So he spent $6 on some IKEA Frakta shopping bags and went to work creating this DIY IKEA Backpack.

Fordsbasement 2016 Gift Guide

The Fordsbasement 2016 Gift Guide

Once again, I present you, dear reader, with my artisanal list of hand-picked, life-changing hard goods for all the adventurous heroes on your shopping list.

Peak to Plateau Yak Wool Baselayers

Kickstarter Alert: Peak to Plateau Yak Wool Baselayers

Check out these cool new yak wool baselayers from New Zealand’s Peak to Plateau on Kickstarter.

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  • 5 Backpacking Recipes

    5 Backpacking Recipes Anyone Can Make

    Just because you’re miles from anything resembling civilization doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a civilized meal. These 5 backpacking recipes will keep even the hungriest of hungry hikers satisfied—at least until breakfast.

  • Unboxed: Nomadik (November 2016)

    Join me as I open up the Nomadik November 2016 subscription box and take a critical look at what’s inside.

  • Books I Read in 2016

    Books I Read 2016

    Like I do every year, in 2016 I read some books. However, despite great aspirations, I didn’t finish off as many as I’d read in 2015. That means now many of the books in my “to read in 2016” stack will carry over into 2017. At least I hope. Until then, these are the …… Read more »

  • Unboxed: Isle Box (November 2016)

    Unboxed #6 takes a look at the Isle Box November 2016 subscription box.

  • Firewatch, a Game about Fire Lookout Towers

    ‘Firewatch,’ The Game About Fire Lookout Towers

    I’ve long been fascinated by Fire Lookout Towers, so when I learned about Campo Santo’s ‘Firewatch’ video game, I knew I’d definitely be playing.

  • Backcountry XX Adventure

    Backcountry XX — 20 Hidden Prizes to Celebrate 20 Years

    Backcountry XX celebrates 20 Years of Backcountry with hidden 20 prizes in remote outdoor locations across the United States. You’re challenged to get out and find them.