Gear

Whether you are hiking or camping, having the right outdoor gear can make a big difference in whether or not you have a good time in the outdoors. This section of the website looks at some of the outdoor gear that I take with me and find works really well in all sorts of conditions. Aligning itself with the purpose of this website, the outdoor gear section aims to highlight efficient, comfortable and easy to use outdoor gear that can make a world of difference whilst on the trail.

WikiLoc

WikiLoc: The Nav App You Need To Have

If you have read any of my trail reports, you may have noticed that I always include a link to a website called WikiLoc. WikiLoc is an outdoor navigation app that allows you to not only...
hiking gear

Hiking Gear: Good Weight vs. Bad Weight

I don't know about you, but every time I came back from a multi-day hiking trek in 2015, I constantly reevaluated what hiking gear I brought with me from the perspective of what I...
one planet wurley 3 tent

One Planet Wurley 3 Tent

Affectionately known as 'The Palace' due to the available space inside, the One Planet Wurley 3 Tent is a durable tent that performs even in the most hectic of conditions. Weighing in at around 3.5kgs...
Enlightened Equipment Quilt

Enlightened Equipment Down Quilts

While most people tend to opt for a sleeping bag as part of their sleeping system, I opted for a down quilt made by the good folk at Enlightened Equipment. At the time I was...
Xiaomi Power Bank

Xiaomi Power Bank

In no way, shape or form was I paid by Mushtato or any company for this post. I just think it's an awesome product that I see enormous value in for a number of...
day hike

What To Pack For a Day Hike

If you're relatively new to hiking, then you'll no doubt be looking to do a day hike or two. With that in mind, there are a few things you'll need to bring with you...
hiking boots

Salomon Quest 4D GTX Hiking Boots

Salomon has in no way, shape or form paid me for this blog article. I simply love these boots and reckon you guys should be aware of them if you aren't already. If you're serious...
one planet ned backpack

One Planet Ned Hybrid Backpack

One Planet Ned Backpack If there is one thing you need to last the distance on a multi-day hike, it's a durable backpack that will do everything you need it to do. A good backpack is...