Softopper Long-term Review

This is a quick update on my Softopper post from two years ago.  It’s quick because it’s been uneventful.  My biggest concern was how it would hold up to the cold Minnesota winters.  It has handled them flawlessly.  The rear window is a little cloudier than it was when new, but that might be because … More Softopper Long-term Review


Backpacking Luxuries

These are things that I really don’t need to carry, but I find worth it.  As my buddy, Josh says, “I carry less so I can bring more”. REI Flexlite Chair:  This stupid chair is probably the most unnecessary item I carry, but I love it.  There is something incredibly nice about having a dry … More Backpacking Luxuries