I’m an amateur radio operator and this past weekend the Amateur Radio Relay League held its annual Field Day. It’s an opportunity for people around the country to try out their equipment, test their antennas, etc. Typically we operate … Continue reading
It’s here! My new Light Hiker Bedroll from Tree Trail Gear was shipped Wed and the postman just left it at the door! Talk about service!
I guess you know where I’ll be this weekend. 😉
As I continue my quest for a lighter pack I decided to drop a little over a pound (18 ounces to be exact) by leaving the sleeping bag behind. Yesterday I got notice that my new Light Hiker Bedroll … Continue reading
Last night after taking heed of someone’s suggestion at hammockforums.net I decided to try a new suspension method for the hammock. I used to bow hunt as a kid but haven’t touched it in years. Well, I pulled my … Continue reading
Well, last night I spent my first night in the Light Hiker. I have to say that while it took me a while to get to sleep (which always does in the backyard with AC and other noises) I … Continue reading
The next Appalachian Trail adventure is just 49 days away and it’s time to get serious about getting ready. We’ll be hiking further than we have in the past and without re-supply so I’m looking for every opportunity to … Continue reading