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First Cold Weather Sleeping System Test


On Friday, January 13th 2012 the weather forecast was snow and a low of 14 F through the night with a predicted wind chill of around 4 F. Excited about the low I decided to do a test hang on some of my newly acquired gear. Knowing that last year I used a similar setup […]

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Hammock Hiking for Humanity – The H3 Initiative


Fellow hammock hanger, and all out crazy Water Monkey, is doing another hike for charity. To help spread his word and hopefully increase donations I’m throwing up this post to hopefully help out some. If you donate, he has some amazing raffles for some great products, more importantly you can help 3 great organizations. Strength […]

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Good questions J.D. (I’m ready for ya update)


My friend J.D. had a good question so I decided to add my thoughts on the pack change/addition. First the reason I believe its going to work. My current pack, ULA Circuit, fits all my winter gear easily with room to spare. That gear should get me to zero, maybe below. Still waiting to confirm […]

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I’m ready for ya!


Cold weather that is. I have my new winter gear ready to really test and the lowest temps so far seem to happen during the work week. So far 28F is the lowest I have been out in this year, and I got hot & needed to vent my quilts. So I believe I’m ready […]

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First post is always boring.


With that said, I hope to have something a little more entertaining for you to read in the near future. For now, you can check out my About page to learn a little more on who I am and what I’m going to try to accomplish here. So check back later and hopefully I will […]

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