Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique

Zpacks Duplex Cuben Fiber Tent Modifications & Setup Tips

Zpacks Duplex Cuben Fiber Tent Modifications & Setup Tips

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking A while back I was setting up my Zpacks Duplex at the park and took a few pics, which you will find below, was just playing around with pitches and getting the hang of setup. I think I ended up taking about […]

Lost Hikers Burn Clothes In Desperation

Lost Hikers Burn Clothes at Red River Gorge

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Four hikers at Red River Gorge were unable to find their way back to their car after dark and burnt their clothes in desperation. The trip started as a daytime hike, but the hikers became lost and could not see when night fell. Then […]

Derrick Lytle: StateScapes: Nevada – A Time-Lapse Short

Derrick Lytle: StateScapes: Nevada – A Time-Lapse Short

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Alpine Science got to catch up with Derrick Lytle over the weekend to discuss his latest time lapse short: StateScapes: Nevada, which you can view below. Derrick Lytle is a time lapse photographer from Southern Nevada and is currently traveling the southwest. […]

Glen Van Peski of Gossamer Gear at Adventure 16

Glen Van Peski of Gossamer Gear at Adventure 16

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Alpine Science wants to give a big shout out and thanks to Glen Van Peski of Gossamer Gear and Adventure 16 for hosting the Ultralight Backpacking Clinic last night! Lots of great info and a great turn out! Thank you, thank you, thank […]

TripTarp Prototypes Have Gone On Sale

TripTarp Backpacking Tarp

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking It’s day one of a five day backpacking trip and you’ve forgotten …. your spork? Headlamp? Chapstick? We’ve forgotten all of these things at one time or another. On one trip, I forgot my spork and was left to borrow others’ once they […]

Yellowstone Bison Gores Exchange Student

Yellowstone Bison

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking The National Parks Service is reporting that a 16 year old Taiwanese female exchange student sustained serious, but not life threatening injuries resulting from an encounter in Yellowstone National Park while posing for a picture in front of a Bison. The incident occurred near Old […]

Welcome To Alpine Science!

Trace Richardson with Ayahuasca Shaman in Peru

Keto & Ultralight Backpacking Gear & Technique Gear Companies Gear Lists Keto Backpacking Hiya! Welcome to Alpine Science BETA! On February 5, 2014, I came up with the idea for Alpine Science. As an avid backpacker and outdoorsman, I’ve learned first hand how hard it is to find quality gear reviews, educational tutorials and communities related to […]