Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique


2018 Ultralight Backpacking Gear List

Ultralight Backpacking Gear LIst for Thru Hiking and Long Distance Hiking

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Post PCT Ultralight Backpacking Gear List This is my post Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) ultralight backpacking gear list that is continually evolving and devolving. I call it a thru hiking gear list because it includes items I would carry on a thru […]

Dive into Discussion Podcast: Ryan Mahle and I Have a Chat!

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Episode 75 is live (episode links below) with Trace Richardson! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Trace and I recently met at a co-work space. After a brief chat, we decided a podcast was in the future. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We discuss his struggles with drinking, reasons behind hiking […]

HalfMile Pacific Crest Trail Maps Download and Archive

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking HalfMile has partnered with National Geographic in a new map series but will taking down his older,  higher resolution maps. I’ve archived the HalfMile Map Collection on Google Drive for future users that may want access. Thanks for all the hard work […]

On Cultural Appropriation, Diversity and Ayahuasca

Trace Richardson with Ayahuasca Shaman in Peru

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking I’m reminded of how tribal we can be when we attempt to hold ideas, culture and even plants hostage under the guise of “cultural appropriation”. And let’s be clear, if you value “diversity”, then cultural appropriation is where it’s at. But while […]

Finding Kris Fowler: Analysis, Search Data and Timeline

Kris Fowler Missing Pacific Crest Trail Hiker

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Kris Fowler Search Fundamentals and Timeline 10/12/2016 at 3:30 PM: Kris Fowler (34, Ohio, trail name Sherpa) was dropped off at White Pass, WA near mile 2292 of the Pacific Crest Trail. Kris was a PCT hiker returning to trail after a […]

Search For Kris Fowler: Summer 2018

Kris Fowler Missing PCT Hiker Flyer

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Kris Has Been Missing Since October 12, 2016 My 2016 Pacific Crest Trail adventure was responsible for many new relationships and was a great opportunity to cross paths with dozens, if not hundreds of other hikers on trail. One of those hikers, […]

ACR ResQLink+ Personal Location Beacon (PLB) Basics

ACR ResQLink+ PLB for Backpacking and Sailing

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Today is #406day or 406 MHZ Beacon Awareness Day! What does that mean? The day is intended to create online and media awareness on the benefits and responsibilities of owning a 406 MHz beacon; beacons such as Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons […]

Keto Backpacking and Hiking for Beginners

Keto Backpacking Food for Kris Fowler Search out of White Pass, WA

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking   Low Carb / High Fat Diet: Why go Keto? Make no mistake, food is the final frontier in the evolution of ultralight backpacking and hiking. While experienced ultralight backpackers struggle against diminishing returns to save ounces with gear and technique, a ketogenic or […]

Evolution of My Ultralight Backpacking Cook Kit

Ultralight Backpacking Cook Kit and Keto Backpacking Food Pre Kit

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Evolution of Simple Systems As my diet has evolved and I’ve moved away from carbs and sugar on my keto backpacking adventures and in daily life, my cook kit / food prep system has evolved as well. Part of this evolution has […]

Keto Backpacking Food Experiment: 3 Pounds of Cream Cheese | 42 Miles | 2.5 Days

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Route, Macros & Music Beta Route: 42 miles | Superstition Mountains, Arizona Data: I’ve been keto for 12 weeks, 165 lbs, 24.5% body fat via DEXA scan (12 weeks ago), 5’10”, 43. Normal Macros (not backpacking): 101 g fat, 102 g protein, <25 […]