Category Archives: Books

New Book: “Travelled Far” by Keith Foskett

Over the last few years I have shared several different posts on both Facebook & Twitter pointing folks towards Keith Foskett (aka: “Fozzie’s”) books. A few years ago, I even shared a personal review of one of his books here … Continue reading

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Book Review: Ultralight Survival Kit, by Justin Lichter (AKA: Trauma)

Justin Lichter (AKA: Trauma) has hiked over 35,000 miles since 2002. Besides this, he also ski’s, rides mountain bikes, swims, snowshoes, and just about anything else that he can think up that involves being outdoors. And when he’s not out … Continue reading

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“The Last Englishman” by Keith Foskett (AKA: Fozzie)

A couple of months ago I picked up the book “The Last Englishman” by Keith Foskett (Trail name: Fozzie). I actually downloaded it to my Kindle rather than buying the actual book. Then, after finishing up the book I was … Continue reading

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DVD Give Away: “Tell It On The Mountain”

I came across “Tell It On The Mountain” earlier this year on Facebook. I cannot remember who, but someone posted a picture of a box filled with what I thought were books at the time, and said that they were … Continue reading

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Backpacking with a Kindle

Over the last couple of years I have made great efforts to lighten my pack weight, and for good reason. When I first started backpacking a few years ago my pack weight started right at 60 lbs, and for a … Continue reading

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Book Review: I Hike, By Lawton “Disco” Grinter

Lawton “Disco” Grinter is the author of the book I Hike : Mostly True Stories From 10,000 Miles of Hiking. He is what is known as a “Triple Crowner,” which means he has hiked all 3 of the long trails (the 2,100+ … Continue reading

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