Just because it's a little colder than usual doesn't necessarily mean that you want to run out and buy a new sleeping bag.
Bears get all the attention, but it's actually rodents that do most of the damage to backpackers' gear on the trail. Here's how to keep them at bay.
Don't let those partially-used cylinders linger on your shelf.
While rummaging around my basement I found a old can of stove fuel. Does this stuff spoil?