A Personal Water Filter Story I have been hiking and camping in the Canadian back-country for years. One sunny morning, I stopped for a refreshing drink of pure glacier-fed, river water. After gulping down almost a liter of this teeth-freezing water, I hoisted my backpack onto my shoulders and began to work my way up … Read moreLifeStraw Personal Water Filter
Coleman Stove Review My Favorite “heavy duty” Camping Stove Whenever I think of camping stoves, a picture of the veteran and now famous Green Double Burner Coleman Stove comes to mind. It has been around forever. In fact, I have many friends that own one. I also have many camping friends that have purchased other … Read moreColeman Stove Review
Campfire cooking with cast iron On some mornings, an extra cup of coffee and another log on the fire seem to be the more sensible thing to do. Lately, I have been pushing myself hard, not fully aware of its tiring effect on my body and on my thinking process. I awoke very early this morning, 3: … Read moreBreakfast in Camp
The Panasonic DMC-FZ10004K Panasonic’s Latest Offering, a very user-friendly Bridge Camera This is Panasonic’s major launch since the FZ50. This is their new replacement model, intended for stills and video shooting. This camera confirms Panasonic’s belief that there is a niche for a camera that can do stills and video photography in one neat package at an … Read morePanasonic DMC-FZ1000 Review
Why would anyone need a Headlamp? 1. You need a headlamp for Home Emergencies You need a headlamp at home for emergencies. These emergencies include everything that can and will go wrong after dark. Even with today’s modern electrical power facilities, windstorms, snowstorms, and motor vehicle accidents knock down power lines, resulting in power outages … Read moreWhy do you need a Headlamp?