Browsed by
Tag: Camping

Heading Back To The BWCA

Heading Back To The BWCA

Heading back up to the Boundary Waters Canoe Wilderness Area next week for a solo canoe camping adventure.  I’m taking my new canoe, an Old Town Guide 119, out for its first major camping trip.  I’ve had it out a few times since I bought it a couple weeks ago but this trip will see its first hard use.

Looking at the forecast for next week I am seeing much cooler temperatures; day time highs in the upper 50 range (Fahrenheit) with nighttime lows in the low 40s.  That means packing some warmer clothes and an appropriate sleeping bag.  It also means I can get away with bringing some food along other than the usual dehydrated camp food I usually bring.

Read More Read More

My Mini Cabin, Car Camping, Barn Sleeping Vacation!

My Mini Cabin, Car Camping, Barn Sleeping Vacation!

Happy 4th of July 2018
Happy 4th of July 2018

First off I need to apologize.  I don’t take a lot of pictures when I am out and about doing stuff.  I just don’t think about it, and because of that I don’t tend to have many if any pictures of my life.  That means I don’t have a lot of pictures to share here on this blog.  I really need to get better at doing that, and I promise to give it my best.

June 30th I left home for a mini vacation.  I started out on my own, just me and my new Jeep Renegade Trailhawk and a medium sized Alice Pack full of camping kit.  My destination was my cabin on Northwest Wisconsin –  a wonderfully remote off grid lodge in the middle of over 15,000 acres of public land.

Read More Read More