This flat packable stainless steel camp stove-top heats up using a single log. And the setup is simple: Affix the stove to the top of a quartered log, light it, and watch it burn from the inside out.
Written by Master Griller Steve Raichlen, Project Smoke is a step-by-step guide to cold-smoking, hot-smoking, & smoke-roasting. Mixing his passion for the alchemy of smoking with culinary know-how, Raichlen offers up 100 mouth-watering smoker-centric recipes.
The Italian-made Wild biomass camp stove uses sticks & twigs for fuel, fired by a small battery. Made of stainless steel & aluminum, this sculptural design is lightweight, efficient & comes in 2 sizes: one portable, the larger one more powerful for meals at basecamp.
Designed for the serious rider, the water-tight, 25-liter Speedway roll-top pack from Velomacchi keeps your cargo close to your center of gravity and features a 3-point rotating harness & a torso size adjustment cam lock system. A magnetic sternum coupler provides hands-free closure & the shoulder straps tuck away when not in use.
You might be surprised how handy a packable, heavy-duty shovel can be in the wilderness. Especially when one side of the 3-position shovel blade is a saw & the other is a root and wood-chopping beveled edge. With the Trencher you can cut, saw, pick, and dig your way out of all sorts of situations.
For some, the peace & quiet of the wilderness experience is a bit dull. Brunton has you guys covered: the Lightwave is a 700-lumen, rechargeable bluetooth lantern that has a built-in speaker, and an app that puts you in control of a rainbow of colored light options. There’s also 2 USB ports for charging up devices from its 20K mAh battery.
You’re a guy, she’s much older and she’s mom. Gift giving for mother’s day is always a struggle. Let me relieve all stress right now. Order a copy of We Once Had Wings. It’s a just-released novel dealing with the struggles of three generations of women. I know, it’s not for you, but she’ll eat it up. Just order it.
Everyone can agree that the Defender is one of the best-looking 4X4s ever made. Regarding mechanics & performance—that’s another story. But ICON fixed it, re-fitting this classic with an all-new 6.2-liter GM Erod V8 & a ¾-ton GM automatic transmission. In the overhaul process they updated & upgraded the grill, interior, and loads of other details.
Brendan McDonough fought his way out of heroin addiction to become an elite firefighter with Arizona’s Granite Mountain Hotshots. But in 2013, his team of 19 was trapped & quickly killed by a 3,000-degree inferno in Yarnell, Arizona. The greatest loss of American firefighters since 9/11. McDonough was the sole survivor & this is his memoir.
LiftTrax offer portable traction that will get your 4X4 unstuck & back in action when you’ve steered it into mud, sand & other sticky situations. When you’re high-centered or down in the ditch, simply unroll LiftTrax, inflate, place under the free-spinning wheel and drive out. They’re made of fabric & reinforced with a PVC coating & 1/4″ thick rubber ribs for optimum traction.