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"Low-ISO high dynamic range", humpback whales, Nikon D4S... and New York?

This may seem a rather weird combination of topics to address in a single article, yet there is a relation believe it or not :) 911 more words


The Art of Camping Solo & Eco Zoom Review

I LOVE travelling alone. Don’t get me wrong…..I do love my travel friends too – insert Campsite Gal Pal, Jen Whalen for example, but the older I get the more I really crave my discoveries and chill time with numero uno – me, myself and I! 1,073 more words

Under The Tarp

Gear Review: Katabatic Sawatch

Over the years, I’ve been asked repeatedly to write about the items in my backpack, especially those I’ve had problems with or have found that I’d rather not live without.   743 more words


Sam's Natural Gear Review

I’m a sucker for “natural” things, even though technically there is no formal definition of the word when it comes to commerce. However, when Sam’s Natural… 395 more words


Tenkara Rod Co. Sawtooth and Cascade Review

Tenkara!  By now you have heard of this.  If you have been into fly fishing for the last few years, you would have heard this japanese word which means “from heaven”.   944 more words

Fly Fishing

Gear Review: Montbell Downhugger

MontBell Alpine Downhugger 800 Thermal Sheet

I have had the opportunity to race with the Alpine Downhugger 800 Thermal sheet from MotnBell US for almost 18 months now and I think I have reached the point of use where I can write a review of why I think this is the best off-the-shelf solution for adventure racing as well as a fantastic sleeping bag for your camping, hiking and bike packing trips. 963 more words

Adventure Racing

Gear Review: Dachstein Spürsinn MC

Those boots! I saw them online and I thought: this is the MY pair of hiking boots. They are…

  • … mid height
  • … light
  • … made in Austria by people who know their artisanry…
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