Sleep In The Dirt

Unplugged: a road trip reset

Essays From the Field

Over a year ago, my girlfriend Sarah and I had planned a little getaway to Key West for the start of spring. I had big plans for fly-fishing all day and drinking Mai-Tais all night; a great way to reset and refresh before the busy camping season ahead and my …

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The Hunting Season Suck

Essays From the Field

If you’re lucky enough to fill your tags and harvest your own natural source of protein, that means you’re out in the dirt working for it. It’s not an easy overnight hike for fun, hunting involves meticulous gram counting so that when you pack everything in, you’re taking into account …

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The Flight of Our Life

Essays From the Field

We were dropped off north of the continental divide and headed into the heart of the Brooks Range. The weight of our packs were savage at 65lbs. Any more weight and our gliders would have been too overloaded to launch. We cut every ounce possible; packing the lightest dyneema tents,

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