27 09, 2018

How to push your mountain bike up a mountain

2018-09-27T02:25:13+00:00

Clearly I enjoy punishing myself. A great way to do this is to take a mountain bicycle for a walk up a mountain... you could take your dog but riding your dog downhill may not be as fun.

How to push your mountain bike up a mountain2018-09-27T02:25:13+00:00
27 09, 2018

OGW Review – The OneTigris 3 season hammock underquilt

2018-09-27T01:09:59+00:00

For years I have considered purchasing an underquilt for my Hennessy hammock expeditions. Unfortunately good cold weather underquilts just seemed so ridiculously priced. I've been using my trusty lightweight Thermarest sleeping pad in my Hennessy for several years now and have been quite satisfied. Recently I stumbled upon the OneTigris

OGW Review – The OneTigris 3 season hammock underquilt2018-09-27T01:09:59+00:00
20 09, 2018

Big Mountain goats and review of the Big Agnes Air Core Ultra sleeping pad

2018-09-21T00:55:50+00:00

So here I am on a little weekend excursion trying out a new sleep system combining my bivy sack and the Big Agnes Air Core Ultra. Given the terrain on this trip and the fact that I had decided to make the summit with my mountain bike I had to

Big Mountain goats and review of the Big Agnes Air Core Ultra sleeping pad2018-09-21T00:55:50+00:00
5 01, 2014

Hennessey Hammock vs Falling branches and Snow

2018-09-27T01:50:27+00:00

Nothing beats a good brisk charge up a snowy mountain with a crap load of gear on your back… who says an over-nighter can’t be a challenge! With this philosophy in mind I decided to investigate some of the surrounding mountains near my off grid property. To make it a

Hennessey Hammock vs Falling branches and Snow2018-09-27T01:50:27+00:00
4 01, 2014

Mountain and Snow camping in the Hennessy Hammock

2018-09-27T01:52:46+00:00

I threw together a quick overnight trip up in to the Olympic Mountains. With me I had my trusty Hennessy Ultralite Explorer Asym zip hammock. Unfortunately after a late start, knee high snow on a 45 degree slope and no snow shoes I was not able to make the designated

Mountain and Snow camping in the Hennessy Hammock2018-09-27T01:52:46+00:00
3 01, 2014

Hennessy Hammock – Winter camping and rain

2018-09-27T01:54:22+00:00

This is my first camping experience with the Hennessy Hammock. This is the Explorer Ultralite A-sym zippered model. Several months later and multiple camping expeditions later my Hennessy is still going strong. If you’re thinking about using this hammock in Winter there are a few things you are going to

Hennessy Hammock – Winter camping and rain2018-09-27T01:54:22+00:00