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Aegismax windhard quilt

Gear Review: AegisMax Wind Hard Quilt

If you're looking for a quilt that won't break the bank and you don't expect cold temperatures (sub 40° F / 5° C ), this Aegismax Wind Hard quilt is an excellent choice. Pros AffordableLightweightWell constructedAccurate temp ratingSimple to use for sleepingStuff sack/ hang bag included Cons No instructions providedComplicated to "wear" Stock photo, but … Continue reading Gear Review: AegisMax Wind Hard Quilt

Florida Trail Gear List

My Florida Trail gear list equipped me to thru-hike the 63 mile Ocean to Lake trail and backpack a large section of the Florida Trail as a Granite Gear Grounds Keeper this year packing out over 50lbs of trash. I hiked through miles of water this year and was able to really enjoy the experience … Continue reading Florida Trail Gear List

Florida Trail: Juniper Prairie Wilderness

My home state of Florida hosts one of our nation’s 11 national scenic trails: The Florida National Scenic Trail. The Florida Trail or “FT” is 1300+ miles of trail and runs from Big Cypress Preserve in south Florida to Fort Pickens just south of Pensacola, FL.  SECTION HIKING THE FT: Ocala National Forest It's late … Continue reading Florida Trail: Juniper Prairie Wilderness