If I’m going to use a hammock, I want to be using the Trail Nest Rooftop Hammock Stand.
In this installment of Unboxed, I peel back the lid on the BivySak March 2017 subscription box.
This is what happened when Finnish coffee company Paulig asked designer Luca Zannoto to make a really tiny cup of coffee from a single coffee bean.
Check out The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guide, Second Edition: Tools and Techniques to Hit the Trail, the newest edition of Andrew Skurka’s essential guide, one of the best resources for long distance hikers.
A large part of camping and backpacking deals with survival, so this month Unboxed takes a look inside the BattlBox Mission 1.2, a subscription box offering survival solutions for solo campers.
We take a look at seven crazy coffee contraptions that look mighty stylish and will set you back a good bit of money—but won’t necessarily make a better cup of coffee.
When it comes to brushing your hair, you definitely don’t need the Kerastase Hair Coach.
BivySak is an adventure-themed subscription box that ships quarterly, and this installment of Unboxed snuggles up with the BivySak December 2016 shipment.
Niantic Ingress Support wants you to believe a fish is cow.
It may be easier to apply for a John Muir Trail permit, but getting one may be more challenging, thanks to a revision in this years reservation process.
How to Get a John Muir Trail Permit
If you want to hike the John Muir Trail, you’re going to a wilderness permit from Yosemite National Park. But how do you get one?
Weird Gear: Snowpeak Sky Nest Tent
The Snowpeak Sky Nest, is a two-person tent that hangs from the trees like a hammock, but it’s really expensive and really heavy.
Gear Up: BioLite PowerLight Mini
The BioLite PowerLight Mini is a fantastic compact wearable lantern and rechargeable battery for use in the backcountry and the city.
Stuff You Don’t Need: The Minibrew
The Minibrew will handle all the messy, inconvenient, and time-consuming aspects of home brewing … but you don’t need it.
Rewards Package: The Pint from Stable Goods Co.
I was intrigued when I learned about The Pint, a canteen that converts to a cup, so I ordered one. Mine arrived the other day, and it’s fantastic.
Making IPA Pickles: Results (and a Recipe)
As it turns out, pickles are insanely easy to make and the recipe is perfect for experimentation. And that’s how I decided to make two batches of IPA Pickles.