I’m starting out with a test series for a set of Sea to Summit Delta Cutlery. This is the first part of a three-part series sponsored in part by BackpackGearTest.org. The final report is expected in 4 months. Sea to Summit Delta Cutlery test series by Amanda Tikkanen
I’m starting out with a test series for the Osprey Tempest 40 women’s backpack. This is the first part of a three-part series sponsored in part by BackpackGearTest.org. Further reports are expected in 2 and 4 months. Osprey Tempest 40 test series by Amanda Tikkanen
I recently completed an Owner Review of the Wolf Packs Banzai dog pack for BackpackGearTest.org. Ranger and Halo used their packs on over 100 miles of recent adventures. Check it out here.
I recently completed an owner review of the Jetboil Crunchit butane canister recycling tool for BackpackGearTest.org. Check it out here.
I recently completed an Owner Review of the Shockles Petkeeper Pet Leash for BackpackGearTest.org. Check it out here.
Here in southeastern Indiana we’re having a bit of ping-pong weather–it’s going back and forth between deep cold and reasonably close to spring. This has spurred me on to clean up my gear and prep it for the upcoming warm weather. My bike had a couple of flats that I needed to attend to. I’m…
I was recently at a show where a little boy was selling some really cool paracord show leads. I bought one (orange and black, naturally) and really like it. A friend bought a pink and black one, then commented that she’d like one much longer for obedience. I studied the construction a bit and came…
Hey all, I was cleaning out my gear closet and discovered that I have entirely too much stuff in there. I have a lot of dog packs for reasons I won’t get into here, but I want to get them out of my closet and into the hands of people who will use them….
I found this great blog about small dog team training. There is great info on skijoring, scootering, and bikejoring.
I stumbled upon an interesting set of instructions for something that reuses a bucket, a toilet seat, a milk crate, scrap wood, and zip ties and makes a toilet that will recycle yet again.