Humangear capCap Review

Update *I wrote this about two years ago and I have use these caps almost everyday since then, they are still in great shape. I use them for carrying water when traveling, at work (I have no running w...

What’s This About

What’s This About   My blog is for those who like myself, enjoy photography, hiking, camping and exploring, etc, but are limited to only a few weeks of vacation a year and a day or two here and...

The Photographer’s Ephemeris

These days almost everyone has a smart phone, either some type of Android or an iphone. As photographers we are always looking for a tool to help with our planning and the tool I am going to share wit...

Wind River Range Trip

We started planning, looking for an area to explore and backpack somewhere West and around the Rocky Mountains in January,  we stumbled upon an area called the Wind River Range. The Wind River Range ...

Magical Saturday Mourning

Magical Saturday Mourning   With my alarm set for 3:00 am and a plan to drive about an hour and 15 minutes to Port Washington, Wisconsin, a picturesque  community on Lake Michigan and a light ho...

Peak Design Capture Pro Review

Peak Design Capture pro Clip Review   Last year a friend and I went backpacking in Glacier National Park, I had rigged up a way to carry my camera, a Canon 7D. I had used a small case with a rain...

Favorite Granola

Granola This is from a previous post, from 2015 It’s that time, the time I need to start preparing and packaging my food for an upcoming backpacking trip to either the Grand Tetons or the Wind River...

Deuce Of Spades

I’m not sure if this is the lightest trowel available but it certainly has to be one of the lightest you can get. A friend of mine shared his with me about a year ago, he had been involved with the ...

Highline Trail Glacier National Park

As we plan another trip in 2016 I am enjoying some images from our trip to Glacier National Park in 2014. One of my favorite day hikes ever was the Highline Trail, hiking from Logans Pass to the Loop ...