Out of the tent: The Borah Bivy

This is my smallest and lightest bivy sack in my collection, at 7.8 ounces and a 10.5 x 4.5 inch stuff sack that it easily fits in. The bivy has a waterproof 1 piece silnylon floor and a Momentum 90 nylon top that it is highly breathable as well as being strongly water repelant due […]

Fresh air: The bivy/tarp sleeping set up

Sleeping in the outdoors is awesome, there’s no question about that. The sounds of running water, birds chirping, seeing the stars-it’s the best. A tent is the traditional way to sleep in the outdoors, and while I use a tent sometimes, my preferred way is to sleep is in a bivy sack with a tarp […]

Christmas Gifts for Outdoor People

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in Lightweight Gear, Review | No Comments

Here are some great gift ideas for the outdoor lover and lightweight enthusiast in your life, sure to put a smile on their face on Christmas morning! These Goosefeet down socks have become a staple of mine over the last year’s trips, no matter where or how far I go. When I first got the […]