Jenna R.

Testing an Inflatable SUP

I’ve been a kayaker for 13 years or so. As a kid, I grew up on a lake and once I had moved out of my parent’s house and no longer had a boat I needed a way to get back on the water. Over the years I bought 2 kayaks, one for the lake […] Read more…

Kid Friendly Backpacking Meals

I’m a picky eater. This I have come to accept. Coming up with meals at home is in and of itself a challenge, let alone when I’m camping and further more on a backpacking trip. Therefore, while most can choose from a fine selection of Backpacker’s Panty or Mountain House for their weekend backpacking meals, I’ve got to get […] Read more…

My 10 Favorite Camping Accessories

Ah camping…the smells and sights of the outdoors. Sitting by a fire each night, hiking or paddling each day, and showering, well, very seldomly. Many of us camp because we want to get away from it all. We want to turn off the electronics, and shut ourselves off from society for a bit. We want […] Read more…

Our Trip to Outdoor Retailer 2013

If being the buyer for the camping category just meant that I sat at my desk staring at my computer and looking at reports all day, then I don’t think I could do it. Luckily for me, while there’s always plenty of reports, numbers and spreadsheets to go over, there’s also plenty of days spent […] Read more…