Month: June 2016

What’s the Best Way to Carry Your Water?

Highlighting the pros and cons of using water bottles vs. using water reservoirs.  Water is an obvious necessity when working in the field. The experts say you’re supposed to consume a liter per hour while playing outside which can make the logistics of carrying and consuming a bit tricky. Water weighs just over 2 pounds […] Read more…

Human Made Beauty: The Ifugao Rice Terraces

The romantic destination of a trekking enthusiast is often so far into the backcountry that all evidence of human establishment has faded from view: pristine natural beauty. However if beauty and awe are one’s end goals, the pride earned through isolation in the wilderness may overlook an entire category of human-built beauty. Declared a UNESCO […] Read more…

Sunrise Yoga & Abs

Camping may award you with a rare opportunity to witness the majestic colors of sunrise and truly appreciate the crisp dawn air. Perhaps your muscles are a bit sore from yesterday’s trek or maybe you are craving the alertness brought on by the rise in blood flow from basic stretching. Wriggle out of your sleeping […] Read more…