Woman sets unsupported record on the Appalachian Trail
Heather “Anish” Anderson set the Appalachian Trail speed record yesterday, finishing the approximately 2,190-mile route in 54 days.
In a summer of impressive feats of human endurance, Anderson, 34, from Bellingham, Washington, just quietly crushed the record for a self-supported through-hike on the AT. Her time was 54 days, 7 hours, and 48 minutes.
Soto Amicus Canister Stove
Soto is a Japanese manufacturer known for its high quality canister (Windmaster) and liquid fuel backpacking (Muka) stoves. Their newest canister stove, the Amicus (which means friend in Latin), is value priced at $44.95 with a built-in piezo igniter ($39.95 without) and includes many of the features found on their more expensive models including four folding pot stand supports and a recessed burner head that provides superior performance in windy conditions.
A New Level of Camping Comfort – Thermo Tents
Thermo Tent claims to be the world’s very first properly (thermally & acoustically) insulated tent. Read more about this new level of comfort for outdoor enthusiasts.
8 Camping Hacks to Keep You Warm at Night
There are so many things we love about this time of year…the leaves changing, fewer crowds at our favorite destinations, and the cool crisp air of autumn. The down side is that that cool air can turn freezing at night when you’re out camping in the wilderness. Don’t let cooler temps stop you from camping this fall!