Monthly archives: November, 2013

My 2013 Gear list

I meant to type this up back in August but got busy just getting ready for seasons to start.  Now here in between early and late archery seasons I figured it would be a good time.  My total pack weight this year was 23lbs for a 3 day trip- minus water.  This is basically everything…



Sawyer Squeeze water filter

Over the years I have bounced around with water filters, purifiers, tablets, iodine, etc.  I always came back to the MSR Hyperflow filter because of it being the lightest,easiest and quickest way for me to get water in the backcountry.   It was a pain in the butt though with maintenance and even with regular…