And while I stood there in shorts and flip flops (I forgot my boots) I was really glad I had remembered my Chama hoodie from First Lite.
We just opened our store this last Saturday and we couldn’t be happier. We are looking forward to sharing this location with all of you and wanted to take a minute to talk about why it is such a primo location.
I have packed a lot of miles under these boots, I climbed Mt Whitney in them, hiked the South Rim of the Grand Canyon and just completed a marathon with a forty pound pack as well as countless day trips and overnight trips in between.
Over the past few years light weight trail gaiters have also become popular among hikers for keeping out those pesky pebbles and foxtails.
This trip found us in New Mexico participating in the Bataan Memorial Death March. The Death March “is more than just a marathon” it takes place at the White Sands Missile Range just outside of Los Cruses
Southern California has a secret camping season a lot of us locals love to take advantage of. While the rest of the country is putting away their camping gear we are keeping it out for another few months.
Desert season, well winter is a great time to get out and enjoy the California Desert. Although it is much more enjoyable than the summer the winter in the desert can come with its own unique challenges.
The Coast HX4 has quickly become one of my favorite Every Day Carry (EDC) tools.