Tag Archives: backcountry

This Summer, Get Outdoors and Make Your Own Adventure

For many people, summer means manning the grill, swimming in the pool, or just soaking up the sun’s rays. However,… View Article

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Inside the ITS Gear Closet: Backcountry Essentials

As you can see, there’s a lot of gear in the ITS Gear Closet. We have items that get used… View Article

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The Story of a Blind Hiker, His Foray into Survival and What We Can Learn From It

The Tale Unfolds The man had been hiking for days on the Appalachian Trail. A master ultra-light camper steadily shuffling… View Article

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How Much Knife Do You Really Need in the Great Outdoors?

One of the questions that I get asked over and over again is; “what’s a good knife for backpacking?” My… View Article

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Rediscover America’s Wild Splendor through the National Park Service

National Park Service History The Yellowstone Act passed the House and Senate quickly before moving on to receive the signature… View Article

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DIY Single Use Packs for Antibiotic Ointments and More

The ongoing trend in the consumer market of providing small, ready-to-go, individual size packages of consumables has been a win-win… View Article

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Trimming Weight with Toothpaste Dots for Lightweight Backpacking

Making your toothpaste lighter? Yep, today I’ll be showing you how you can even trim weight on your toothpaste. I’ll… View Article

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Hill People Gear Kit Bag: Concealed Carry in the Backcountry

The Hill People Gear Kit Bag is a platform for concealed carry of a handgun in the backcountry. Carrying on… View Article

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Honey Stove: The Bees Knees of Backpacking Stoves

About a year ago, I heard about an interesting modular backpacking stove from the UK that could not only burn… View Article

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