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The Ten Essentials: Part 3 of 3

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Repair kit and tools Nutrition (extra food) Hydration (extra water) Emergency shelter

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Bacon Wrapped Cheese Dogs

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Alright summer lovers, let’s talk hotdogs. Whether you’re a Chicagoan, a New Yorker or just a fine citizen of the world who can appreciate a good hot dog every once in a while, listen up.

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Gregory Baltoro 65 Backpack

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

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Campfire Cinnamon Rolls

| March 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ingredients: Oranges Pilsbury Cinnamon Rolls Icing Directions:

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Dutch Oven Braised Beef and Summer Vegetables

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you don’t already have a Dutch Oven available at home, this hearty meal will temp you into buying one for every foodie you know. Before you hit the trail you will need to do a bit of preparation to ensure that this dish is served they way the wonderful woodland chefs intended.

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Tips and Tricks for Hiking the Guadalupe Mountain Trail

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

At 8,751 ft. you stand at the highest peak of the Guadalupe Mountain Range and subsequently, the highest point in all of Texas, sandwiched far between Carlsbad and El Paso.

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Climbing at Reimers Ranch Park

| February 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

This past Sunday, I wanted to get outside and accomplish some much needed climbing. After warming up a bit at North Austin’s “Austin Rock Gym” I headed West to Reimer’s Ranch for some bouldering, hiking, and people watching.

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Food for Day Hiking

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

How to Know What Food to Take With You on a Hike Food and water are the most important things to take with you on a hike as you will be burning a lot of energy consistently, you should plan to eat at least one snack every hour. Make sure some of these snacks are salty in order to replace electrolytes lost through sweat (1).

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6 Reasons to go Hiking in Winter

| January 19, 2015 | 2 Comments

Whenever temperatures start dropping below forty degrees, especially in regions unaccustomed to the chill, residents begin to focus they’re time on indoor activities and perfecting already flawless hibernation techniques. Don’t get me wrong, winter hiking/camping is not meant for the faint of heart, but it’s also not something to knock without trying.

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The 3 Rules of Warmth

| January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Most northerners know what it takes to stay warm on those cold winter nights, and Im not talking about that magical liquid in the flask. Im talking about the gear you will need to hang out in the cold and not even notice its -30 degrees.

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