What do I want for dinner?

What do I want for dinner?

Backpacking meals are like anything else in backpacking: a series of tradeoffs between weight and indulgence. Which come to think of it is how we eat anyway!  The big difference for backpacking meals is the weight is the actual weight of the food, not the weight of the food after you eat it.  One of the real perks of extended backpacking is that you can pretty much eat anything you want and still struggle to keep on pounds, the downside…

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Shakedown!

Shakedown!

In three weeks I will be 59 years old and plannig for my 2016 shakedown hike. Some unexpected travel has caused a reschedule of this trip to the week of May 9…All good!  I should be in even better shape then! YAY! I’ve got a lot of new gear this year from my Z-Packs Arc Blast pack and Hexmid Duplex tent to my Enlightened Equipments Revelation quilt. I’ve got a new Delorme in-reach satellite tracker and on and on. Lots…

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