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Superior Wilderness Designs: UL Backpacks You Should Know About

Superior Wilderness Designs: UL Backpacks You Should Know About

The masterminds behind SWD: Stitch and Good Lady The Ultralight Backpacking industry’s future began to change in January of 2016, when Brandon McIntyre (Stitch) and Ashley Thick (Good Lady)

May 5, 2017 : Mary Beth Skylis
5 Avoidable Mistakes Gas Monkey has Already Made

5 Avoidable Mistakes Gas Monkey has Already Made

Less than 100 days stand between me and the start of my thru-hike. One of the best ways I have prepared for this grand undertaking were the section hikes that I...

Dec 15, 2016 : Gas Monkey
Dyneema: The Future of Backpacking?

Dyneema: The Future of Backpacking?

Recently DSM Dyneema purchased Cubic Technologies -- the company that's single-handedly changing the face of outdoor sports. As the pioneer of Dyneema® (previously known as Cuban Fiber), the advances

Nov 21, 2016 : Mary Beth Skylis
Gear Review: ZPacks 10F Sleeping Bag

Gear Review: ZPacks 10F Sleeping Bag

Shoes, pack and a shelter – These used to be the most important pieces of gear to me.  Until I used a ZPacks sleeping bag.  Now my sleep system makes...

Nov 6, 2015 : Carly Moree