Preparing is Half the Fun

I love preparing for backpacking trips.  Making lists, assembling gear, thinking about new gear…  Watching Youtube videos has become a standard part of that preparation.  Shug’s videos are a favorite in our crew.  Getting ready for our Sioux Hustler Trail trip in a month, Shug’s hike of that trail was a must watch.  And any … More Preparing is Half the Fun



Normally I detest commercials. I hate the way the volume (noise floor, whatever) is always so much higher, and they generally just do nothing but annoy me. However, there are gems that make it all worth while. Now for some reason, I never see these on TV, but on they can be found on the … More Commercials