Category Archives: Backpack Stove

Double, Double Toil and Trouble…

Double, double toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble… What may be the most memorable line from Shakespeare’s Macbeth popped into my head as I was boiling a little water with my new Solo Stove. Wait…new Solo Stove? Yep…got … Continue reading

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Test Drive…

It’s been a while since I’ve had a chance to go play in the woods. Between summer’s heat and a case of plantar fasciitis showing up in my right foot in June, I haven’t gotten out much. Fortunately the weather … Continue reading

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It Was a Dark and Stormy Night…

Anyone else remember the Peanuts cartoon strip with Snoopy sitting on top of his doghouse with a typewriter working on his novel? He begins with the phrase “It was a Dark and Stormy Night” and never gets much further. It … Continue reading

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There’s a First Time for Everything…

It’s hard to believe I haven’t taken either of our girls backpacking before now. I used to spend a fair amount of time backpacking and camping in the boonies with friends while I was in college. A couple of nights … Continue reading

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It’s a Bird!…It’s a Plane!…It’s…

SUPER CAT! Boy, I could open a can of worms with this one. Everybody that hikes or camps has an opinion about stoves. If you watch the various hiking/backpacking/camping forums much you’ll find that stoves get just as much discussion … Continue reading

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