Ray shares his thoughts on getting the right sleeping bag for the Santa Barbara backcountry. Read story.
Saturday, June 28, 2008
Ray takes a look at the first piece of ultralight gear you'll want to buy. Read story.
Wednesday, June 25, 2008
Ray heads into the backcountry on a trip to check trail conditions after the Zaca Fire and winter rains. Read story.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008
Ray takes a look at the nitty gritty of ultralight weight backpacking in a three part series. Read story.
Sunday, June 15, 2008
It no longer takes 40 pounds of gear to get out in the wilderness. With new technology, it's possible to shave your gear down to less than 10 pounds, not counting food and water. Read story.
Thursday, May 29, 2008
Jhaura recounts a trip by several of the Lite Hikers who are doing recon trips in the wilderness areas to access the fire damage. Read story.