Interview: Understanding Cave Closures and White-Nose Syndrome


Jennifer Redell is a Cave & Mine Specialist for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) and the¬†Bureau¬†of Natural Heritage Conservation. ¬†The photos included here are from caving activities of guided groups in Southeastern Minnesota that demonstrate ethical caving activities … Continue reading

Review: Granite Gear Water Bucket and Kitchen Sink


Every once in a while, I run across some gear that makes outdoor life a whole lot easier and more enjoyable. Granite Gear‘s Water Bucket and Kitchen Sink combo are two of those products that relive stress and ease burdens, … Continue reading

Review: Granite Rocx Tahoe Backpack


Are you a commuter, student, or hiker that could use a dependable daypack? Look no further than the Granite Rocx Tahoe! The Tahoe is a casual 35-liter pack that combines simplicity of design with fantastic functionality. ¬†It is the only … Continue reading