Gear in Review: Down Jackets

Colder temperatures are settling in across Minnesota. That means just one thing. It's time to layer up. Over the past few years I've had the opportunity to score a really good deal on three different down jackets. I'd heard for many years a down jacket would be a great addition to my outdoor kit and … Continue reading Gear in Review: Down Jackets

Let’s Head South. Way South.

TRAIL/PARK: Torres del Paines National Park, Patagonia, Chile I want to acknowledge this hike took place on the traditional territory of the Aónikenk (Tehuelche). In early June this year I was presented with the opportunity to visit Patagonia and Santiago, Chile for work. Like any sane person I said of course! Little did I realize … Continue reading Let’s Head South. Way South.