What Is A Sleeping Bag Liner?

Sleeping bag liners are a useful but not 100% necessary piece of gear to add to your sleep system setup.  They are fairly inexpensive and are recommended in certain situations. So you may ask what the heck is a sleeping bag liner?  In your bed at home you have your mattress, your mattress isn't disposable so to protect it and keep it clean people put bed sheets over the mattress. A liner does the same Read More »

Tick Season? No Worries.

Here in northwest PA I have encountered ticks in January, but that’s rare.  It seems that spring and fall have the highest tick numbers and we know that some ticks carry Lyme disease.  Lyme is caused by bacteria called Borrelia burgdorferi.  Now, I don’t really know what that means, but it sounds pretty bad.  So let’s talk about some ways to protect yourself and what to do if you do find an attached tick on Read More »