Tag Archives: North Face

Post Hike Gear Talk: March 2015 – Carver’s Gap to Kincora Hostel (Dennis Cove Rd)

I recently met up with a few friends to hike a 40 mile section of the AT (for those that don’t know, that’s the “Appalachian Trail”) from Carver’s Gap to Dennis Cove Rd (or more accurately, to Kincora Hostel on … Continue reading

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Checking out the Patagonia Houdini

I have been using the North Face Verto wind jacket/shirt for over a year now and have got to say that I have been quite pleased with it. It is light weight, blocks the wind and is fairly water-resistant. As … Continue reading

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The North Face Apex Bionic Jacket

I recently picked up one of these North Face Apex jackets. It is not necessarily for use while backpacking as much as I wanted it for casual wear around the house and town. Although, this is not to say that … Continue reading

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Some More Backyard Camping Gear Reviews

Last night the temperatures were forecast to reach freezing and the winds were to be mild and gentle. So, this was the perfect opportunity for me to get out there and try out some more of my gear. Since I … Continue reading

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