All posts by Kenneth Shaw

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Analysis paralysis or GAS?

So which type are you? do you research things to death? read reviews and get a little panicky when you think you found something? And after you get all the information known to human kind, […]

Inside the MLD Duomid – camp setup

This video is from our third night out along kingstrail. I had apparently put my MLD duomid on top of a bug whole or something as it started to get pretty bad in there. In […]

Step two going lighter – the backpack

So, in earlier parts of this series I have gone through the why to go lighter, then the first step which is to weigh what you have. Now in reality step two is probably more […]

Be afraid of the icky water!

That’s right, you heard me say it first! You there, with your hipster plaid shirt and cotton pants, big ass gore-tex boots.. be afraid of the icky water! Dance of the rocks to cross the […]

Campground Showdown vol. 1 – Duomid Vs. MSR Elixir

Not as exciting as the title.. it’s late and I’m tired so don’t mind me too much. Just me and Mikael breaking down camp and getting ready to head off. My tent is the MLD […]

Why lighter backpacking?

I touch up on this a bit in my about section on this website, and I get the question quite a bit. Why should one go light? I think it’s pretty obvious really but I […]

Powermonkey extreme and solarmonkey review

After the last week of hiking I decided to do a quick review on a very important piece of gear for somebody like me who brings all kinds of photo and video equipment on a […]

Timelapse mountain laurel designs DUOMID

A quick timelapse of me setting up my MLD Duomid in northern Sweden along kings trail.

GPS Tracking on Iphone in airplane mode..

You read it correctly.. GPS Tracking on Iphone in airplane mode.. This last week I spent up in the swedish national park Sarek – above the artic circle hiking and just having a brilliant time in the […]