Category Archives: Camping

Earth Roamer

File this under “yep.” Earth Roamer.
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Hi/Lo – Trailer Camp

Trailer Hi – Airstream 16′ Sport Lo – Scamp 13′ Truck Hi – Fully Restored 1964 Land Rover 109 Safari Wagon Lo – Toyota FJ Chair Hi – Vintage Butterfly Frame with Cowhide Cover Lo – Foldable Butterfly Lantern Hi – Stelton Ship Lamp Lo – Century Double Mantle Axe Hi – Gransfors Bruks Small [...]
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Off the Hanger: Car Camp

Last minute change in plans for a fishing trip negates the need for a hotel, so we’ll be packing up the car and heading out to the Platte. Jacket – Patagonia Rain Shadow Headlamp – Lego Chair – Lafuma Maxi Pop’up Camp Chair Shirt - JCrew Gingham Corn – Jiffy Pop Cup – Red Enamel [...]
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Daihatsu Mud Master-C

2007 4wd concept van that has the option of 3rd row seating, truck like bed or even a mini crane. Pics via Next Autos.
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Alico Hiking Boots – Planning Ahead

I have about 13 years on these older Alicos and they are still going strong, so I thought I might as well plan ahead and order a backup for when they eventually give up. As of late they seem to be darn near impossible to find in the States especially if the price is right. [...]
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Camping ARB Style

Just in case you might need to camp, elevated, in the middle of Africa (which is probably the best way to camp in Africa). ARB rooftop tent.
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Off the Hanger: Spring Hike Short Long

Sweatshirt - Japanese version of gear from my alma mater Hoodie – Patagonia Lightweight Sun Hoodie Belt – Bison Slider, pick your poison from the fugly good webbing patterns Jacket – North Face Dot Shot Jacket Shorts – Chopped Dickies Long Johns – Wickers Pack – Gregory Sunbird First Aid Kit – Super Glue and [...]
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Mountain Classic: Gramicci Shorts

While many of you may puke in your mouth just thinking about these, I suspect there is another subset that is rethinking the possibility. Of course, already done well in j-land, I think it may be time to rethink the mountain classics sitting in my closet. Looks like purple is only available overseas.
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On the Road: Sayulita

One half of MAWOI has been on the road, driving and camping his way, from Colorado to Sayulita and back for the past few weeks. He’s been keeping me abreast of all developments. Cop bribe? Check. Thunder stomach? Check. Weeks of hammock time on the beach? Check. The majority of the time recently has been [...]
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Off the Hanger: Tipi Camping

Come hell or high water, I’m going to make sure we get our tipi setup this summer. We’ve had one in the family for as long as I’ve been around and it’s become sort of a trademark by now. For a while I had one in the back yard of a house I owned (bought [...]
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