bear canister

The Case for Bear Canisters on the Appalachian Trail

The Case for Bear Canisters on the Appalachian Trail

Incidents of bears obtaining food from AT campsites are increasing. Several campsites in the mid-Atlantic have been closed, and a bear that frequently visited an AT campsite was euthanized inĀ ...

Feb 6, 2020 : Cosmo
Gear Review: BearVault BV450

Gear Review: BearVault BV450

If I could use the BV450 only as a bear canister, I might find it hard to justify the weight, but I have used in so many other ways that...

Jul 13, 2017 : John Edward Harris
Trail Advice For A Newbie On The JMT

Trail Advice For A Newbie On The JMT

However, I have been able to get a little mountain fix by giving some trail advice to a friend who is just departing on the John Muir Trail (JMT). I...

Jul 25, 2016 : Jean Taggart