HMG Ultamid 2 – First Pitch

Great weather outside this whole weekend and now that I finally had received everything to make the first pitch it was time to do it. I waited for Jon to come home from his grandpa’s as he needs to know … Continue reading

Tramplite Shelter – First impressions

A couple of years ago I found Colins Ibbotsons page http://www.tramplite.com/ and read about his Tramplite shelter. It looked very interesting but it seemed more likely to meet a unicorn than to get my hands on one. So I let the … Continue reading

8 days in Hornstrandir, Iceland – Trip report

It was in the middle of the night when I got up on the 4th of August, 1:50 AM to be precise. I had order the taxi the other day to come pick me up at 2:30 AM so I … Continue reading

Gear reviews

A collection of reviews and overviews. If you have any questions at all just fire away! Shelters Tramplite Shelter Locus Gear Khufu CTF-B Six Moon Designs Gatewood Cape & Serenity NetTent (overview – video) Bearpawwd PyraNet 2 inner HMG Ultamid … Continue reading

Locus Gear Khufu CTF-B

I recently got a new shelter from Locus Gear of Japan. It’s a one person shelter with a semi solid inner covering half the foot print. In this way I will get good protection from cold drafts and also a vestibule … Continue reading

Quick update

Some changes to the trip. Jon is unfortunately ill and can’t make the trip. Therefore I’ve done some changes to my kit, added the cook set and inner tent. But instead of going with my Bearpawwd Pyranet that’s quite big … Continue reading

Iceland 2015 – Gear talk with André

Here’s a rundown of what I brought to Iceland. All in all I’m very please with my gearlist and how everything works together. But sure, some items could be switched to lighter alternatives especially some clothing. I mainly refer to … Continue reading