Choosing the right camp stove for your needs is very important. You don't want to go backpacking with the wrong camp stove.
Illustrated documentations of mountain expeditions to test new backpacking gear.
Dale's Wilderness Survival
This is a site about how to survive life threatening situations in the wilderness. Everything here is based on many years of experience in the outdoors. Dale has been in some real bad situations over the years and has survived every time so far. Hopefully the information on this website will help you survive too. To guarantee your survival under the harshest possible conditions you need to have a few necessary items with you and possess a few basic skills, but mostly you need to keep your mind clear.
This is a site dedicated to the fine sport of backpacking. The main focus here is on overnight trips and how to camp out in the wilderness. But also on what to do if you get stuck overnight when you planned to go just for the day.
Outdoors gear selector
Take a quick quiz to see what outdoors gear is perfect for your needs.
Ed's outdoor gift ideas for outdoors people who already have everything
Every year Ed picks out one new product to be the unusual outdoors gift of the year so if you keep checking back once a year you will never be without a chrismas or birthday gift for that special outdoors person in your life.
Tips and tricks for the outdoors.
Martin the Outdoor Fanatic's Website about the Outdoors
Outdoors fanatic Martin rambles on about camp stoves and related topics
A backpacking stove that never runs out of fuel, weighs less than any other backpacking stove, works anytime anywhere, costs less than most backpacking stoves.
Top Hiking Spots Around the USA
Tips on where to go hiking in a few areas around the country
Max's Outdoor Site
Backpacking info, not a large site but has some info
Web site about Great Sand Dunes National Park
Lots of info about Great Sand Dunes NP
Mountain Adventure Magazine
Online magazine covering the great outdoors. Features stories and latest news.
Day Trip Two
An outdoor survivalist experimenting with different survival techniques and backpacking gear.
Bill's Snowcamping Site
This is a site about camping in the backcountry in the wintertime. You can get there on snowshoes, cross country skis, or by snowmobile. This website will tell you all you need to know about spending the night in the snow, whether you intended to do so or you just got stuck and are forced to stay the night.
Dances with Marmots - A Pacific Crest Trail Adventure
The account of a five month solo hike, from Mexico to Canada, along the Pacific Crest Trail. Traversing California, Oregon, and Washington
What type of snow shelter to build for the night or for an emergency depends on the conditions and how much time you have.
Max's Outdoors Site
Max here with some very important wilderness backpacking info for you.
How to make a snow mound shelter - Quinzhee
This type of snow shelter requires a lot of hard work but when it's done it's just as warm as an igloo.
Snow Camping Tents
Choosing a good snow camping tent is very important. You don't want to go snowcamping with the wrong snow camping tent.
How to make a snow cave
A snow cave is a great type of snow shelter if the conditions are right for one.
Hiking With Mike
Whether you day hike, backpack, love camping in the backcountry, wish to advance your wilderness survival skills, or simply need info on trails or parks.
Follow a backpacker on a great adventure through the wilderness. Encounter bears, Hill-Billies, and campstove thieves. A very unusual and entertaining site.