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REVIEW: Kangeaux Walkabout

The Kangeaux Walkabout is one of those pieces of gear that you don’t know you need until you use it. It’s a multi-tasker; the Walkabout is a carrier that you can use camping, hiking, kayaking,...

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High Pointing Map

 Here’s a look at our completed highpoints. Legend:  Brown = Jill & Raina   Pink = Raina    Green = Jill   Interested in why we have this goal?  Read about it here.

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REVIEW: Rovor BuddyBlinder Headlamp

In need of a quality headlamp at a great price? Rovor’s Martel BuddyBlinder 4 Mode LED Headlamp Flashlight has all the trimmings.   I began wearing this headlamp camping in a torrential downpour in...

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REVIEW: Fenix CL30R Camping Lantern

Considering a new camping lantern?  The Fenix CL30R Camping Lantern has everything a camper could possibly want. I started testing by comparing the Fenix CL30R with my normal lantern, a well-known brand.  The CL30R...

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Wisconsin: Timms Hill (1,951 feet)

Date:  August 23, 2016 (Raina) September 1, 2016 (Jill) Distance: 0.4 miles Elevation: 1,951 feet Vertical gain: 130 feet Bathrooms: toilet structure near the trailhead (I didn’t use it); flushing toilets at Hill of Beans...