July 29, 2014

Labor Day is just about a month away now. If you’re anything like the masses, you’re probably thinking about spending the weekend outdoors. I was reminded of its imminent approach whilst reading the latest edition of San Fransisco magazine recently. Feeling in the mood for yet another response-type piece, I decided to put together the Hike It. Like It. Labor…

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July 29, 2013

GoLite is a medium sized manufacturer of backpacking gear that is predominantly lightweight and employs some of the features typically associated with “ultralight” gear. The Shangri-La 5 (a.k.a. SL5) is a double wall pyramid which is claimed to sleep 5 humans. These are my thoughts about it. Specs All specs as claimed unless *noted otherwise… 9.5 ft x 9.5 ft…

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