A quick look at the new water filter from MSR — the self-cleaning, virus-filtering Guardian Purifier.
I’ve been wearing a pair of Merrell Proterra Sport shoes on my family’s trip around the world, and they’ve been on my feet nearly every day for almost 300 days.
If you’re the sort who likes to go backpacking or camping with that special someone, hit the trail with the Backcountry Bed Duo 600, the new 2-season bag from Sierra Designs.
The S.H.O.V.E.L., a cool, open-source, slightly offbeat eating utensil.
I carried 30 pounds or less for the two weeks I hiked the JMT. But some people I met doing an overnight to Mt. Whitney carried significantly more than that. It doesn’t have to be that way, people.
Everything I carried with me on my solo thruhike of the John Muir Trail (and a few things I didn’t).