HYDROPHOBIC DOWN | Cumulus

Hi, I’m Jacek from Cumulus and today I’m going to tell you about hydrophobic down. In our products we use only Polish goose down, known as the best in the world. As you probably know the down is the lightest and at the same time the most efficient heat insulator. This efficiency comes from the […]

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How To Choose A Sleeping Pad

How To Choose A Sleeping Pad

Hello my friends, John here, and today we’re going to be talking about sleeping pads; perhaps one of the most important, yet least discussed pieces of gear. They serve two primary functions. One, they provide the cushioning that allows you to get a good comfortable night’s sleep, and two, they keep you warm by insulating […]

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Tips For Backpacking – Eating “Smarter”

Tips For Backpacking – Eating “Smarter”

Viewing wildlife can be a fun and rewarding part of any trip outdoors. However, that can change relatively quickly if the animal comes to your campsite looking for food. This is a really simple tip that will help ensure that your wildlife sightings happen from a safe viewing distance and not up close and personal […]

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What Is Lightweight Backpacking? | Lightweight Backpacking Series

What Is Lightweight Backpacking? | Lightweight Backpacking Series

Let me ask you a serious question Why did you start backpacking what got you into it? What was the motivation for you to load up all your gear? Put a pack on your back and go walk. Why Yeah, I’m really hoping that your answer was not because I wanted to See how little […]

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Backpacking Stoves – 6 Tips for Max Performance

Hello there my friends, John here, and I’m sure that many of you will agree with me when I say that there’s nothing quite like a warm and hearty meal at the end of a long day spent out on the trail. Like most hikers you probably utilize some type of small stove such as […]

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Packing Up A Wet Tent – Backpacking Tip

Packing Up A Wet Tent – Backpacking Tip

A nice light pitter-patter of precipitation on the outside of your tent can be a great sound to fall asleep to at night. However, that precipitation doesn’t do us many favors when it’s time to pack up in the morning. It can be a challenge keeping your wet and dry items separate as you throw […]

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Tip For Reducing Pack Weight – Backpacking Tips

Tip For Reducing Pack Weight – Backpacking Tips

Many backpackers live by the phrase, “If you don’t need it, then don’t carry it.” Though we know that by carefully eliminated excess amounts of toothpaste, sunscreen, bug spray, and other small items can lighten our packs fast, one of the major ways to save weight, and one that we often overlook is to make […]

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Minimize Your Backpacking Gear To Save Weight | Lightweight Backpacking Series

Minimize Your Backpacking Gear To Save Weight | Lightweight Backpacking Series

What’s going on guys Devin here with backcountry exposure thanks for joining me today been out enjoying just an awesome and beautiful winter day here in Utah, and I thought what better time than now to Talk about the next discussion topic for the lightweight backpacking series. now what I want to talk about is […]

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Trip Planning – Planning A Backpacking Loop

Trip Planning – Planning A Backpacking Loop

Are you on a mission to plan that perfect backpacking trip? Well if you are, you’re in luck, because I’m about to show you how string can help you tie together the perfect adventure. The first thing you’ll want to consider is how many days have for your trip and how far you want to […]

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Luxury Backpacking Gear – Is There Such A Thing?

Luxury Backpacking Gear – Is There Such A Thing?

Luxury backpacking Is there even such a thing? I? don’t really know like where to start this discussion because this actually was kind of a difficult video for me to methodically put together because I don’t necessarily view very many specific gear items as Luxury items but we’ll try to have the discussion anyway And […]

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