Rain Kilts Vs. Rain Pants – Ultralight Tips

For all the backpacking enthusiasts, there can’t be enough lightweight tips. So here we are with another one. Today we target an important issue regarding travel precautions, which is protection against rain.

When you are packing light, you can compromise on lots of things but you don’t want to be dripping wet in the rain.

There is an easy solution to that. Nowadays, you can buy or even make your own rain protection gear. Rain kilts and rain pants are both used for this purpose.

They are specifically made from water repelling material and are supposed to be lightweight. However, we discuss which one is your best option by comparing the two.

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MSR Hubba Hubba Vs. Big Agnes Copper Spur: Tent Review

Are you in the market for a new tent? Please don’t waste $100 on a cheap tent that won’t last you more than a few nights!

If you enjoy getting out and exploring the great outdoors, it’s worth it to invest in a high-quality option for one of your most important pieces of gear: your tent.

Two of the best options out there are the MSR Hubba Hubba and the Big Agnes Copper Spur. Here are the differences between them and the best tent for your next big trip.

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Mountain House Vs. Backpackers Pantry Vs. Wise Foods Lasagna Review

When it’s time to set up camp for the night or you need a quick meal on the trail, freeze dried meals can make it easy and quick to get the nutrition you need to keep strong while out in the wild.

Freeze dried meals are also great for emergency preparedness in case of bad weather or power outages.

All you have to do is heat some water, and add it to the food. You can also use cold water if you don’t have a way to heat any via a single burner or even a candle.

Mountain House, Backpackers Pantry, and Wise Foods are three companies that have a variety of such meals available to choose from so that you’re never without a hot meal when you’re away from civilization.

This product review compares three types of freeze-dried lasagna meals, one from each company.

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Garmin Oregon 650 and Montana 650 Comparison

There’s a lot of choice out there when it comes to satellite navigation systems, or sat-navs. Not only are there plenty of different companies – such as TomTom and Garmin – but there are also different products within a single company.

Garmin is one of the most popular choices for satellite navigation systems thanks to the great value for money they offer. Two of their top sellers are the Oregon 650 and the Montana 650, but which is best?

Read through our Garmin Oregon 650 and Montana 650 comparison to learn more.

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Ghillie Kettle Vs. Kelly Kettle Review

If you can’t live without your coffee on backpacking trips, you’re in luck. These camp kettles are the perfect way to boil water in a safe, fun, and fast way!

Essentially, the Ghillie Kettle and Kelly Kettle are campfire-free water kettles that boil water using a built-in stove area.

All you have to do is burn some sticks or pine needles in the bottom, fill up the kettle with water, wait to hear the kettle’s whistle, and you’re in business!

Which brand is better for you? Here’s a comparison to help you make that choice.

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