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The Legacy Fund Kicks Off With 127 Backpacks Filled With Food!

To get things started on our blog, we’re going to go back about five months and talk about our kick-off event.

On December 11, 2016, representatives of the Legacy Fund, members of the East Nashville community, and staff members from Warner School gathered together to pack backpacks of food for kids to eat over the Winter Break. 412 more words

Legacy Fund Projects

Guest post: "The Evolution of Hiking Gear" by Dustin Walker of Slick & Twisted Trails

Photo: Chris Peura

It’s become almost like an arms race.

Over the past few decades, outdoor gear companies have been competing to develop the lightest, toughest and most comfortable backpacking equipment on the market. 236 more words

Going Places: MEC's Supercontinent Bag is a Backpackers Dream

What It Is: Heading somewhere this summer? Pack light and right with the MEC Supercontinent Travel Pack. Made from high tenacity nylon twill, it’s water-resistant, lightweight, but can support heavy loads. 133 more words

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Travel Must Haves

When travelling around or going on holiday somewhere, chances are you’ll pack a few things to take that make the journey that little bit more bearable. 554 more words


Who am I?

I’m experimenting with a degree of internet anonymity, and trying to figure out whether it will allow me to write more openly about things I care about. 234 more words


The Pack on your Back

This bright and trendy backpack by Eye Candy Accessories is exactly what you need to complete your handbag collection. Don’t take our word for it, check it out for yourself: 66 more words


First Look at My 2017 Zpacks Arc Haul Gridstop Backpack

In late 2013 I was “talked into” buying a new Zpacks Arc Blast backpack. As it turned out, that pack ended up being the best pack I have ever used. 2,685 more words