What is in My Kit?

I recently received a request to participate in a Q&A for a rather popular prepper and survival website. I was to be one among a few other notable people in the survival and prepper community, each answering the same questions.

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Things to Look For in a Hiking Partner

I sat there dumbfounded by the text message. I couldn’t quite wrap my head around why he wrote what he wrote, after having told me go on ahead of him and hike at my own pace. I’d been reluctant letting

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Where, When, Why, Who Determines What

There is no magic pill, lotion, potion, butt cream, or thigh cream that is the be all end all for your gear. Your gear is a living breathing entity— full of life, liquid and dynamic. That means at any given

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People Tend to Pack Their Fears and Other People’s Fears Too

It happens every year. Thousands attempt to thru-hike the PCT, AT, or CDT. All have good intention of completing. By mile 20, and often sooner, many, if not most, are smacked right between the eyes with the big question of

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