Sticks and stones are useful and plentiful, but you may want to augment them with the technological wizardry of titanium and light emitting diodes.
High-intensity LED lights, often used in flashlights and headlamps offer several advantages over conventional light bulbs.
An intro to stainless steel used for blades, obscure tools on folding knives, and general maintenance tips.
For most uses, a rechargeable battery is more effective, economical, and better for the environment than a disposable alkaline battery.
Trekking poles help stabilize heavy loads and are useful when negotiating uneven or slippery ground. Using poles while hiking distributes force to save your joints and preserve some leg strength during endless uphill grinds.
A guide to headlamp and flashlight troubleshooting and repair.
Binocular features and technical jargon can be a little overwhelming. But to help you differentiate between them, here are some explanations and definitions of terms.
Treat your binoculars carefully and they will allow you to scope out distant ice lines, fearsome rapids, and elusive wildlife or for years to come.