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Death of the Wood Stove

Apologies if you’ve clicked here thinking this post is about wood stoves for homes.  Even though I’m typing this post while sitting right in front of my toasty Jøtul Castine 4400 (winter really sucked this year) this post is about wood stoves designed for backpacking, which are just as interesting.  …

Alcohol Stove in action

Alcohol Stove Users Take Notice!

Yesterday’s post praised Tektoba as the grand master of alcohol stove making. And he is! Just be cautious when you fire that …

marmot in glacier national park

What about Earl?

Technology is making its way into the wilderness and a new product, Earl, is competing for space.  Tablets, notebooks, GPS units, satellite …