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Budget Ultralight Big 3

Budget Ultralight Big 3

Big 3 Budget Ultralight As many of you may know or may not know my entire backpack was stolen during my A.T. Thru-hike in 2016 in Duncanon, PA. I now have...

Apr 19, 2017 : Patrick Donahue
Today’s Backpack Design and Utility: A Review

Today’s Backpack Design and Utility: A Review

I started backpacking when I was 16 years old.  My first backpack was an external frame Jansport pack and until just recently I have used the same basic pack on...

Apr 10, 2017 : Scott Edwards
What’s in a Name? How They Earned Their Trail Names

What’s in a Name? How They Earned Their Trail Names

Stalker Deer, Wrong Ways, and Laundry : Trail Hikers Share Stories On How They Got Their Trail Names.

Mar 20, 2017 : Jeremy Gottschalk
Your Average Jane’s Gear Log

Your Average Jane’s Gear Log

My AT 2017 gear list, including the why and how.

Feb 11, 2017 : Tasia (StinkyCheez)
The Great Pack Debate

The Great Pack Debate

As my start date gets closer, my pre-hike panic/obsession has escalated, and I’ve been questioning everything, including my gear, start date, resupply strategy, all the usual. Specifically, I started

Jan 31, 2017 : Annette 'The Rainbow'
5 Features I Look for in a Backpack

5 Features I Look for in a Backpack

In 2011 I struck out on my own from Neel Gap with a nearly 30 lb pack. My dad, who had driven me to GA, was heading back to "the...

Aug 9, 2016 : High Five
Packed and Ready! Another “What’s in My Pack” Post

Packed and Ready! Another “What’s in My Pack” Post

The food is finished.  The bags are packed.  The only thing left to do is pack up our dog and take off for the Benton MacKaye Trail!  Since all hikers...

Apr 27, 2015 : Sprinkles
Pox & Puss Episode #49 – Wild: Starring Johnny Cash’s Wife

Pox & Puss Episode #49 – Wild: Starring Johnny Cash’s Wife

Wild: Starring Johnny Cash’s Wife We’re finally going to talk about “Wild”. We waited to hear back from Reese and “her people” to see if she was going to do...

Mar 23, 2015 : Pox & Puss Podcast
My Gear List

My Gear List

Hello everyone! After much weighing, repacking, photographing and early mornings lining up for REI gear sales I have all my gear! I apologize to all the ounce by ounce junkies...

Mar 6, 2015 : Ruth
Pox & Puss Episode #48 – Flow Easy and Stuff

Pox & Puss Episode #48 – Flow Easy and Stuff

Since Flow Easy stuck around Natty Greene’s after mooching free beer from the @NCBeerGuys episode, we asked him to sit down and record with us. Flow tells us about his...

Mar 2, 2015 : Pox & Puss Podcast