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How to Build a Warm Camping Sleep System

How do you stay warm sleeping? When you know How to Build a Warm Camping Sleep System. If you don’t get this right, you will be cold and misserable at night no matter what you buy or use. I show you how I ...

Prevent Sunburn Climbing Mountaineering Denali

Preventing sunburns reduces the risk of developing skin cancer. Keeping sunburns at bay is super important when you are mountaineering. Getting sunburned is easy on Denali. It will dehydrate you and sap your ...

700 Lumen Ultrabright Headlamp Review: Nitecore NU33 Review

I review the Nitecore NU33 headlamp in this video. I show the things I like and what I don’t like about this headlamp. This super-bright headlamp has proven its value in the outdoors in rain and ...

How to Remove Frost Winter Camping Mountaineering

There is one tool that you must bring with you when climbing, hiking, camping, or mountaineering in temperatures below freezing. This piece of gear is super important. Read about my Denali expeditions in my ...

Handling Spindrift Powder Snow Camping Mountaineering

Spindrift snow is especially difficult to deal with while climbing. The fine flour snow gets everywhere. It can bury your tent, seal your zippers, and make everything wet. Read about my Denali expeditions in my ...

German Climbing Team Fails No Denali Summit #climbing

What’s it like for a climbing team to not reach the summit on a mountain? Can you handle failure? What’s it like to come so close and yet not reach a goal? I talk about it. Read about my Denali ...

Touring Sheridan Wyoming With Art, Food, and Jewelry

I take you on a tour of Sheridan Wyoming. This is one of the most popular towns to visit in all of Wyoming. I show you the town, the sights, and most popular locations to visit while in Sheridan. ...

Touch Screen Sensor Glove Suck – Here Is Why

Touch screen gloves are great. Until they’re not. I show you the problem with touch screen liner gloves. They are great but when they fail, it’s a real problem. Complete Denali solo expedition gear ...

Climbing Gannett Peak Wyoming’s Highpoint Glaciers

I almost got fried by lightning while climbing Gannett Peak, Wyoming’s highpoint. If I had been 20 minutes faster, I would’ve been likely killed on a ridge I was crossing. Thank goodness not. Wyoming’s ...

Winter 6-Day Expedition Yellowstone National Park -30ºF

I take you on one of my expeditions with Dr. Terry M. Williams, an emergency medicine expert. We trek across one of the highest and coldest plateaus in the lower 48 United States. We are pursued and inspected ...

Building a Climbing Wall At Home Indoors for Training

I show you what I did to build a climbing wall in my office. This will allow me to train indoors during the winter. It’s also a nice diversion for getting away from the computer for a few moments. ...

Climbing Grand Teton Summit Views Scary Climb

I take you on my climb of Grand Teton, 13,776 feet (4,199m) above sea level on the Owens-Spalding Route. There are no “safe” routes of The Grand as its called by locals. There is at least a 5.4 ...