Adventures & Travel

Packrafting the Cache Creek Wilderness

Cache Creek alongside Hwy 16 is well known destination for summer recreation. But upstream the road leaves the river, and beyond that is the Cache Creek wilderness, a little known and stunningly beautiful watershed.

Using the latest toy in my …

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Packrafting : The Escalante River in Utah

The latest weapon in my adventure arsenal is the ‘packraft’ and I couldn’t be more excited. In May we took them out for a first expedition down the Escalante River in Utah.

These lightweight, durable, inflatable bpats are made by …

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Review of the Hennessey Hammock

Last year, I bought a Hennessey Hammock. It’s a lightweight hammock supposedly suitable as a replacement for a tent. Initially I was a little skeptical; I camp out a lot, and my trusty North Face tent is one of my …

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Catamaran Sailing in Baja

In mid-December, I received an email from my friend Jonathan asking me if I was interested in doing some travelling in the New Year. His email was timely, as I had been pondering the idea of taking my boat down …

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Working Remotely from the Middle-East

One of my goals for the year had been to visit the middle-east, so I decided to put one and one together, packed my bags, and flew to Cairo.

Note: This is a fairly old article, but I’ve kept it

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