The headlamp. A ubiquitous piece of gear that is included in the packing list of most outdoor endeavors. The headlamp has major advantages over a hand-held flashlight because it is hands free. Since the light is fixed to your head while you are trekking you can see whatever it is […]

One of my personal favorite things about spending time outdoors, especially extended trips, is the ability to completely unplug and disconnect. The often incessant need to check email, Facebook, Twitter, whatever, is diminished to such a degree that after a nominal period of time, it is forgotten altogether. Depending on […]