Gear 

Survival Knives: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Someone once said that the best survival knife is the one you remembered to bring with you. Some will also argue that a knife is a knife, whether you call it a survival knife or a paring knife. I personally think that a knife is a tool, and there are different tools for different jobs. After all, you wouldn’t use a rubber mallet to hammer a nail even though they are both a type of hammer. So What Makes a Knife a Survival Knife? First things first. A survival knife is a…

Read More
Gear 

Black Diamond Storm Headlamp

When it comes to camping or hiking there is no shortage of gear to choose from. It’s almost comical at the wide selection of products that all do the same thing yet claim to be different or superior than others. One area I find this happening in is headlamps. Pretty much they are just small powerful flashlights with a strap for your head. The Black Diamond Storm Headlamp One of the highest rated LED head lamps one the market today is the Storm from Black Diamond. It has a price…

Read More