GEAR REVIEW: Mountain Hardware UltraLamina 0 Degree Sleeping Bag

OVERVIEW: Mountain Hardware is no cottage shop. They are a titan of the outdoor apparel industry and they make pretty much everything. I have a few things from Mountain Hardware including their Orko Gloves, synthetic Compressor Jacket, and of course their UltraLamina 0* Sleeping Bag.

GEAR REVIEW: THERMAREST NEO AIR X-LITE SLEEPING PAD

OVERVIEW: I have five sleeping pads. Five. All of them still work, all of them are relatively lightweight, and all of them lay abandoned in the corner of my room, collecting dust, and enticing the cat to use as a scratching post. I don’t like sleeping on the floor and never truly will. In fact,Continue reading “GEAR REVIEW: THERMAREST NEO AIR X-LITE SLEEPING PAD”

GEAR REVIEW: OSPREY AETHER 85L BACKPACK

OVERVIEW: (DISCLAIMER: This was my first pack, so it holds a place in my heart!) Osprey is a great backpack company. Its humble origins began in Colorado and since then Osprey has become one of the biggest backpack manufacturers in the country. The Aether is a robust and versatile bag that can haul heavy loadsContinue reading “GEAR REVIEW: OSPREY AETHER 85L BACKPACK”