Every Ounce Counts – 9 Ultralight Backpacking Tips

Modern day thru-hikers are traversing thousands of miles on foot through remote wilderness areas with little to nothing in their packs and making it look easy.  They travel fast, ultralight, and as a result, sustain less injuries and better preserve their bodies. Becoming ultralight isn’t challenging, however it does require some research and experimentation.  To see whatRead More

Big Agnes Fly Creek HV UL 1 Review

The Big Agnes Fly Creek HV UL 1 is one of my favorite pieces of gear.  Not only was it my first solo tent, it was also the tent that helped me along my journey from Georgia to Maine on the Appalachian Trail.  This tent has a lot of sentimental value to me and continuesRead More