SOG Entrenching Tool (Shovel)

The SOG Entrenching Tool (or for most people, “Shovel”) is portable, lightweight, and durable, making it a perfect tool for carrying on your outdoor adventures.

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Review: Lowepro Flipside Sport 20L AW Camera Backpack

A review of the Lowepro Flipside Sport 20L AW Camera Backpack used to carry all of your camera equipment on day-hikes and outdoor adventures. We take a thorough look at the bag and some of its great features and drawbacks.

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Wild Review – A Hiker’s Point of View

The movie Wild, starring Reese Witherspoon, is a film based on the true story of Cheryl Strayed, who sets out on the Pacific Crest Trail with her emotional baggage and huge backpack. Linda Bakker reviews the movie from a hiker’s perspective.

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Insects Be Gone!

Summer time in the local mountains includes plenty of mosquitoes and flies. Phyllis Ho explains some of her natural ways to repel mosquitoes on the hiking trails.

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The Great Hikes of Vancouver eBook Review

Local outdoor enthusiast, Karl Woll, has written and published an eBook called The Great Hikes of Vancouver. What promises to be the first eBook in a series, the book contains detailed descriptions, directions, and information, such as distance, time, and elevation on 10 hikes in southwestern British Columbia.

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