Spring Backpacking the Ganaraska Hiking Trail, part 2

Spring Backpacking the Ganaraska Hiking Trail, part 2

I just made it to victoria lake, its pretty windy and wavy as you can see. So supposedly this section of the trail is called, well… they say its extremely rugged and non-maintained. Definitely not maintained as well as the rest of it and uh its pretty rugged compared to the rest of the trail […]

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Marmot Stormlight 2P Backpacking Tent

Marmot Stormlight 2P Backpacking Tent

I am standing next to the Marmot, Stormlight two person tent. The standout feature of this tent is definitely its waterproof protection. So you have got excellent waterproof protection in the rain fly and in the floor of the tent. The rain fly is actually most of the seams are welded instead of your traditionally […]

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Hiking Food ideas for Long Distance Backpacking

Hiking Food ideas for Long Distance Backpacking

(gun shots echoing) – [Voiceover] The three main things I like to focus on when planning such a food stash is carbohydrates, fat, and protein, so they’re the three things you really need to make sure you have enough of because I don’t like to come out of the wilderness after a few days out […]

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Outdoor Research Men’s Equinox Convertible Pants

Outdoor Research Men’s Equinox Convertible Pants

I am wearing the Outdoor Research men’s Equinox convertible pants. These are a lightweight, quick drying option with a UPF 50 plus sun protecting fabric. They are a great option for anyone hiking, backpacking or traveling in hot and humid conditions. Let’s take a closer look at the features. So starting at the top these […]

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Marmot Stormlight 3P Backpacking Tent

Marmot Stormlight 3P Backpacking Tent

The Marmot Stormlight 3P tent is an excellent tent for three season camping and backpacking. It offers excellent protection in the elements. The unique pole structure offers a lot of livable space inside the tent for three backpackers or two people that want more space. A unique feature about this Stormlight series of tents is […]

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Southern Africa Backpacking [Part 1/8 – South Africa]

Southern Africa Backpacking [Part 1/8 – South Africa]

In this video I’m gonna share some of the experience of my backpacking, 7 months around Southern Africa, all done in the most economical and adventurous way, let’s go! It all starts in November 2013 in South Africa, I got Cape Town, one of the most tourist cities of Africa, however I stayed in a […]

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Yosemite National Park in 4K | Backpacking, Hiking, and Camping at North Dome/Upper Falls

Yosemite National Park in 4K | Backpacking, Hiking, and Camping at North Dome/Upper Falls

The year is 2015. In Los Angeles County, traffic jams have reached an all-time high.   As a response, President Sinard declares Directive 69. The Adventure Archives team must escape from LA and restore balance to the world by going to Yosemite. A land where many go, and they never come back. It was early […]

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Start Backpacking Light for Cheap!

Start Backpacking Light for Cheap!

Hey guys, its Alex Haney here and this week I am taking on the fifteen pound three hundred dollar challenge. So basically what that means is you have to put together an entire backpacking kit, so everything you’re wearing, your shoes, your pack, all your gear it has to weigh less than fifteen pounds for […]

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Lowa Renegade GTX Mid Backpacking Boot

Lowa Renegade GTX Mid Backpacking Boot

We are taking a look at the Renegade Gortex Mid boot by Lowa. I have got the women’s version in my hand here, but we are going to talk about the men’s and the women’s. They have a shared feature set, but the women’s is built on a women’s specific last. So Lowa didn’t just […]

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10 Things Backpackers Need

10 Things Backpackers Need

hi everyone so Wednesday again there for backpack chat so let’s get on with it I got a really ambiguous four cool question through ten things the backpackers need so I thought to myself do you mean mentally or physically so I just kind of wrote down the top ten things that came to mind […]

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