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Repairing Camping Gear on Sewing Machine #shorts

I’m working on sewing and repairing gear for an upcoming expedition in this video. It’s quite intimidating to run one of these complex devices knowing I might make a mistake and wreck my backpack. ...

How to Winter Camp Sleeping Preparation Solo Save Time

I show you how to prepare to go to sleep winter camping to prevent wasting time in the morning. Sleeping in winter camping sleeping bags is a challenge. If you do it right, you can dry out your clothes, have ...

BCA Snow Saw Back Country Access Gear Review

I review the BCA Snow Saw Back Country Access in this video. I show you the conditions it works in, what it can cut, can it cut wood? The BCA Snow Saw is highly versatile and I share with you my experience in ...

Winter Camping Cleaning Dishes Prevent Food Poisoning

Knowing how to clean dishes winter camping is important to prevent food poisoning. Food borne illness can wreck your trip at minimum and put your life at risk at the worst. Understanding what foods to eat and ...

Solar Radiation Protection Sunburn Mountaineering Sunscreen #shorts

Protecting yourself from solar radiation protection from sunburn while mountaineering is a big deal. Making sure you don’t get burned is important short term and also to reduce the risk of skin cancer ...

Warm Fashionable Hat For Winter Camping Knit Hats #shorts

I share with you a quick video on a good-looking knit hat from The Kiki Gallery. You can purchase the pattern from Kelly Gaffney and look good when you are in cold conditions. This is a custom hand-knit had ...

Review Black Diamond Slinger Ice Axe Leash

I review the Black Diamond Slinger Ice Axe leash in this video. You get to see how it fits, how it works, the danger of using a harness-attached ice axe leash, and the values of this. You will have an ...

Review Therm-a-Rest Z Seat Cushion Comfort Chair

I review the Therm-a-rest Z Seat cushion for camping and the outdoors. This little nifty piece of foam is super light but incredibly comfortable. It gives you protection from the ground yet weighs almost ...

Managing Batteries Camping Cold Winter Prevent Battery Dying

How do you manage batteries camping in cold winter conditions? Keeping your batteries charged up to keep your devices alive can be a real challenge. I talk about some of the ways to take care of batteries in ...

Winter Camping No Tent Snow Camping Sub-Freezing

Winter camping without a tent – it’s cold, scary, and exposed. And it’s one of the funniest challenges you can embark on. One of my viewers asked a question about camping in the winter without ...

How to Tie Double Overhand Stopper Knot When and Where to Use

I show you how to tie the Double Overhand Stopper Knot and where to use the Double Overhand Stopper Knot. I also share with you where to use the Double Overhand Stopper Knot and when to use the Double Overhand ...

Workout Hard and Cheap So People Think You Are Crazy #shorts

I show you what it looks like when I’m working out for a mountaineering expedition on Denali. People look at me like I’m a space alien dragging a tire around while carrying a big backpack. The best ...