Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

The bag stayed in place on my back using the sternum strap. I’ve been using this bag for over a year and love it for it size and comfort levels. I like how almost ozark trail chair every strap can be adjusted to fit the user. Most of our hikes are seven miles or less… Continue reading Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

As always, make sure to bring the “Ten Essentials”, extra food and water, sunscreen etc. Be aware, this is a daypack, intended for lighter loads and shorter distances. It isn’t built to be on your back 8 hours a day, and it won’t support 25 pounds. If you need a large pack, or are heading… Continue reading Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Compared to other ISLE models, a thicker, comfier foam pad covers the entire Switch Pro. A series of loops on either side make it easy to clip on more gear, tie on to other boards, and attach the kayak seat (same as the Switch). And given that it rolls up into a backpack, I think… Continue reading Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

In the colder seasons insulating layers are a must, and a good rain shell for you and rain fly for your tent are necessary year-round. Of course it has no side water holsters, or lid pocket, or hipbelt strap, but I think that all contributes to its low weight. For the water bottles I just… Continue reading Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

As you prepare to experience the splendor that is Big Cedar Golf, take a hole-by-hole tour to get a taste of the courses that make up America’s Nature Golf Destination. Traffic flow will be restricted to one lane on ozark trail chair the bridge over Lee Creek, due to maintenance. Temporary traffic lights have been… Continue reading Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

With that question being floated, we decided to travel down the path of discovery and start to take a closer look at Ozark Trail and some of their products. We just completed a review of the Ozark Trail Tumbler line, which is not only budget friendly but also well performing. Ultimately, the good design for… Continue reading Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

I am a 6-foot tall male, weighing 185 lbs and it fits just as well as other day packs I’ve tried. I really wanted to use it for our fall two-nighter on the AT, but was unable to fit my bivy with a 20 degree Kelty Cosmic down bag inside. I contemplated stepping down to… Continue reading Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

A variety of websites have it currently priced for less than $50. Many higher quality tents could cost 3 or 4 times that amount. Backpacking Light community posts are moderated and here to foster helpful and positive discussions about lightweight backpacking. Please be mindful of our values and boundaries and review our Community Guidelines prior… Continue reading Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

I do think the Pelicans pull handle is the lowest on my list of the three. My favorite way to keep kids happy on hikes is to invite their friends. It’s amazing how much complaining happens on a hike with only one family. Guided by experts, we spend hours looking into the factors that matter,… Continue reading Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent

Bring enough water for your trip or a way to purify water to make it safe to drink. Many of the creeks and streams look crystal clear, but it’s still smart to make sure any impurities are removed with pumps or tablets before drinking the water. For temporary closures related to weather, stewardship activities and… Continue reading Good Design: The Ozark Trail 1-Person Backpacking Tent