The Journey into the Highlands Scotland has a rich history, full of tales of the supernatural. Apart from the renowned national drink or the blaring sound of bagpipes, Scotland is home to one of the world’s great Monster stories. Nessie, the monster of Loch Ness. But the real specter of […]

What is Cairn, and Why am I Reviewing It? Cairn is a monthly box service that promises to deliver outdoor inspiration every month in your mailbox. Inside the box, you get 3 to 6 surprise outdoor products to add to your already out of control gear closet. I have never […]

What is Cairn, and Why am I Reviewing It? Cairn is a monthly box service that promises to deliver outdoor inspiration every month in your mailbox. Inside the box, you get 3 to 6 surprise outdoor products to add to your already out of control gear closet. I have never […]

Gear Review: The Luci Solar Lantern Original Background The Luci Solar Lantern Original is the first inflatable solar lantern create by MPowered, a NYC based company with the mission to make “affordable clean energy product(s) that people could use in any situation”.  MPowered is a B-Corporation, which means that it is […]

Weight is an obsession amongst backpackers. It is not uncommon for some to cut a toothbrush in half to shave grams off of their pack weight. Backpacking stoves are convenient and practical, but many are heavy. The Esbit Pocket Stove is a great option to boil water without tipping the […]

The knives that we have reviewed so far are modern. Powder coated blades, hi-tech handle materials, and designs that are modern as well. I felt it was time to dip into a bit of nostalgia with our next knife review. Enter the MoraKniv Original 1. The MoraKniv Original 1 is […]