What to Pack for a Trek: The Ultimate Trekking Packing List

If you’re new to the world of trekking or multi-day hikes, it can be a bit overwhelming trying to decide on what to buy or bring. Am I packing too much? Will I be able to carry it all? How do I know if the gear I’m purchasing is reliable? I’ve received a lot of emails or inquiries about what …

BioLite SolarPanel 5+ Unboxing and First Impressions

The folks at BioLite reached out to me and asked me to take a look at their new BioLite SolarPanel 5+. After a bit of delay in shipping and customs, it actually arrived here in Medellin, Colombia… I’m always surprised when things make it here, hah. I decided to put together a quick unboxing and impressions video as I used …

DIY Pot and Insulated Coozy

DIY Dirtbag Insulated Bowl for Camping and Backpacking

A quick, easy, and cheap way to make a DIY insulated bowl for camping and backpacking, which will keep your food hotter for longer, waste less fuel, and hopefully avoid having to eat those crunchy bits you sometimes get!