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Goretex Gloves and Gaiters: The next challenge

I think I probably did too good of a job on the hut boots.  He’s been showing them around and now I have orders.  Even saying that they have to BYO goose down wasn’t a deterrent.  786 more words

Designer Knockoff

Budget Waterproof Leg Gaiters/Guards Protection for Rattle Snakes-Scorpions-Brush-Thorns & Stickers

Cheap Budget Waterproof Leg Gaiters/Guards for Protection from Rattle Snakes, Scorpions, Brush, Thorns & Stickers…Protect and guard your legs from snakes, scorpions, chiggers, thorns, foxtails and rough brush…I took a 16 dollar pair of ultra lightweight leg gaitors and modified them into lower leg snake gaiters by adding a layer of Gorilla Tape on the inside making them snake resistant, scorpion, brush, thorn, foxtail/sticktights proof…

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The answer lies in the journey - Marathon Des Sables 2016

The mystical shifting sands of the Sahara beckoned and lured me back for a 2nd time to compete in ‘The Toughest Footrace on Earth’ Marathon Des Sables… 2,012 more words

Extremities Trekagaiter

I’ve been using some very lightweight MLD gaiters over the past couple of years. They’ve been really good but are starting to get a bit battered. 173 more words


Outdoor Research Crocodiles

If you are anything like me and you cant stand wet and muddy pant legs, consider these gaiters from Outdoor Research. Extremely durable and 100% water proof materials make these a great choice for any outdoor expedition without the bulk or lack of flexibility of rain pants or snow pants. 51 more words


So You Want to Run Trails?

Trail running is my absolute favorite past time. When I run on the street, I ache and complain and check my watch over and over to see how much longer I have left. 702 more words


Wild Camping - Applying Preparedness Principles - part 3, clothing layers

Continuing from the last post on Boots and Socks under the preparedness principal of Shelter, working our way up the body looking at clothing layers considered for a wild camp trip in April. 521 more words