Recreation

Gear Up: Kelty Capture Daypacks
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Gear Up: Kelty Capture Daypacks
For day trips along the trail, tearing up dirt on your mountain bike, or even just around campus, Kelty’s Capture 15 and 25 are worthwhile additions to any trail arsenal.
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Trekking Pole Variations
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Trekking Pole Variations
Trekking poles are not just for those who may need a little more balance help, but for people who venture into uneven terrain or are carrying a full pack.
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Improvise Fishing Tackle in an Emergency
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Improvise Fishing Tackle in an Emergency
Fashioning fishing tackle in a wilderness emergency may seem like an impossible task, especially when fear and panic threaten to set in, but it doesn’t take more than focus and patience, and it can save your life in a survival situation.
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Tips for Preventing Campsite Intruders
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Tips for Preventing Campsite Intruders
The first rule of interacting with wildlife up close and personal is to realize that each creature—from the smallest chipmunk to the largest moose—is a wild animal that can be unpredictable and dangerous.
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Tips for Backpack TLC
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Tips for Backpack TLC
Your gear is designed to be ready for some of the toughest conditions on the trail, but it still appreciates some tender, loving care now and then.
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Sealing Your Tent Seams
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Sealing Your Tent Seams
Reinforcing the seams on your tent will do wonders for its water-resistance, which you’ll appreciate during rainy days on the trail for years.
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