AntiGravityGear Stratum 55 Top Quilt

I just recently added the AntiGravityGear Stratum 55 top quilt to my ever growing gear closet.  I have been a hammock camper for over 20 years but only recently started using top and bottom quilts.  To say I should have given in sooner is an understatement.  The improvement in comfort is almost as much as […]

MSR Pocket Rocket Deluxe Stove Kit

MSR Pocket Rocket Deluxe Stove Kit

As an avid lightweight backpacker (my pack but not me personally…) I am always on the lookout for gear that will not weigh me down.  A good cook set and stove are very important items that I rely on for not only hot meals, but for coffee and or hot cocoa during meals as well […]

ABUS Helmet

ABUS YADD-1 Final Update

I really don’t have a lot to add in my final update but I have enjoyed testing the Abus helmet.  The last few weeks have been great riding weather and as a result, I was able to get in 15 rides since my last update. To read the rest of my final update please click […]

Abus Helmet Update

Winter always puts a damper on my riding but there have been enough periods of nice weather that I managed several decent rides.  I also recently changed the way I track my rides, going from Map My Ride to the app that was built into my new Apple Watch.   I did have to put the […]

Sherpa Adventure gear Khumbu Pant Final Update

I have continued to wear the Sharpa Adventure Gear Khumbu pants for overnight hikes as well as day hiking.  At the risk of repeating it too much… I have been absolutely blown away at just how comfortable these pants are.   As an added bonus they are very water resistant, so much so that I have […]

Sherpa Adventures Gear Khumbu Pant Update

I’ve now worn the Khumbu pants on 2 overnight hiking trips as well as several day hikes and even while riding my bike a few times.  They have performed flawlessly and I am blown away at just how comfortable they are.  To read all about it please click here. Coy Boy