Gear Discussion

The use of PLB's (Personal Locator Beacons) in the wilderness.

 

A brief discussion of my thoughts on this potentially life-saving (and potentially abused) technology.

   

Why go light? My own lightweight philosophy.

 

 

My personal opinion of so-called "ultralight backpacking".

   

What's In My Pack

 

Want to know what backpack I use? What kind of stove I cook on? It's all here.

   

What is a sleeping bag temperature rating?

 A brief discussion on how sleeping bag temperature ratings are determined, and what they mean. (If anything.)