How to Survive Quarantine
Posted on: Wednesday April 7, 2021 Gear Lists bikepacking
We’re about to head back into stay at home orders here in Ontario. Once again, this means no camping, despite the fact that we normally see fewer people than when we walk Chester around the block. I struggle with being stuck at home at the best of times, but lockdowns are hard. I thought I’d share a little about what I did to keep busy during the first lockdown last year.
Winter Adventure Gear List
Posted on: Tuesday February 2, 2021 Gear Lists
This is the gear I use for winter camping in Canada. It’s heavy in comparison to my thru hiking set up. But it’s warm, so it’s worth the weight.
Canoeing Gear List
Posted on: Saturday January 30, 2021 Gear Lists Canoeing
Ultralight and canoe gear might seem like a contradiction. What’s the point in going lightweight when you have a 40 pound canoe to carry? Still, we’ve managed to find a balance that allows us to travel fast and light on canoe expeditions.
Solo Thru-Hiking Gear List
Posted on: Wednesday January 27, 2021 Pacific Crest Trail Continental Divide Trail Appalachian Trail Long Trail Gear Lists Hiking
This is my go-to thru-hiking gear. I carried a lot of this gear on the Long Trail, Appalachian Trail and Continental Divide Trail. I did use different gear on the Pacific Crest Trail, but the gear I carry now is definitely an upgrade.