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CamelBak Arc 4 Hydration Belt – Product Review

| May 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Iv’e been running pretty regularly since early January and I’ve used the waist mounted bottle system from CamelBak called the Arc 4 Hydration Belt about a dozen times since then. The Arc 4 features four convenient 8 oz.

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Training for the Iron Warrior Dash

| April 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recently, I participated in the Iron Warrior Dash (IWD), a 15-mile off-road obstacle course. In early January I suddenly had the urge to start running again.

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Exercise = Amonia Stench? What’s Going On?

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

I’ve recently started running again, trying to work my distance up to 15 miles so I can compete (I use the term “compete” loosely) in the Iron Warrior Dash in March. The Iron Warrior Dash is a 15.

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Roof Rack Tune Up?

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Need to tune up your roof rack this winter? Check out the deals in the ACK Outlet.

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Selling the house and grabbing the dogs…

| January 17, 2013 | 1 Comment

I’m selling the house, grabbing my wife and the dogs and hitting the road, living large in my SD Mirage 4 Tent…this thing is ridiculous…

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Kelty Cache Box: Keep Electronics Safe

| January 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Check out the new Cache Box Electronics Storage Boxes from Kelty. They are designed to accommodate everything from iPads and other tablets and e-Readers to smart phones and cameras.

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Therm-a-Rest Sleeping Bags? Yes Sleeping Bags…

| January 10, 2013 | 1 Comment

You read that right, Therm-a-Rest, the kings of the sleeping pad have just released a new line of sleeping bags and they are stout. From the 750+ fill goose down 0°F Altair (Read:

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Boat Pinned? Learn the Z-Drag

| December 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Boat pinned in fast moving water? Learn the Z-Drag System.

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Camping this weekend? Be prepared…

| October 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Are you heading out for the weekend? Maybe a few nights at a State Park, or a couple of days at a hike-in-site.

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Dry Down? Yes Dri-Down!

| January 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

A couple of weeks ago I attended the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market to get a glimpse at what was coming down the pipeline in new gear and new technology. There were several things that caught my eye this year and one of the most interesting was Dri-Down.

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