Coffee on the Trail: Little Red Wagon Geo Review

A buddy noticed an article on Backpacking Light Geo Coffee Review* reviewing a trail friendly coffee product, the Little Red Wagon Coffee Roasters’ Geo.  I ordered a 12-pack of the neat little packets in the Panama – Camiseta Estate offering.  I decided to test out the coffee in my office.  The process was simple: hook the paper… More Coffee on the Trail: Little Red Wagon Geo Review

Coffee on the Trail

I’ll admit that I’m pretty much a coffee addict.  I love a couple cups in the morning, and on cold mornings it practically transcendent.  My go-to coffee solution has been Starbucks Via packets.  While I’d prefer a french press, I don’t want to deal with that on the trail.  Via packets taste (not great, but)… More Coffee on the Trail

Falling Into Winter: Backpacking in November, Part I

It started off like most camping trips: talk of gear and schedules, repeated trips to REI, and sugar plums dancing through our heads.  We had 4 guys, gear, and a plan.  Originally, we had picked a section of the Superior Hiking Trail for this trip, but the deer hunting opener was the same weekend as… More Falling Into Winter: Backpacking in November, Part I