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Canoe Building Books

Canoe Building Book

There are several canoe building books that helped me get started and I highly recommend any or all of them to anyone thinking of building their own canoe. I’ve narrowed the list down here and provided what I believe are the top five canoe building books that any canoe builder should read. Ted Moores signing…

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The Eureka! Alpenlite 2XT

This season I was looking for a new four season tent that I could take out on the trail while snowshoeing,  what I decided on was the Eureka Alpinlite 2XT. The Alpenlite XT is Eureka’s lightest four-season tent and is designed to handle all types of extreme weather conditions. The small pack size and light…

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Jetboil & Mountain House – The perfect combination

I combine my Jetboil & Mountain House freeze-dried meals because of the convenience of being able to travel light. Since I can eat my meal right from the Mountain House package I don’t need to carry any other bowls or plates when I’m on a trip. The Jetboil Flash is a personal cooking system that I’ve…

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North Face Anden Triclimate® Jacket – Review

There’s almost an exciting feeling when the warm season gear gets traded out for the cold season equipment, of course some pieces of equipment are able to be used for more than one season. For me, one item that comes to mind is my North Face Anden Triclimate® Jacket. Winter’s finally here in the northern…

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