Situational Awareness on Adventures

Part of managing safety during adventures, both tame and extreme, is to be very vigilant of the current conditions as well as any changes in those conditions. Here is a list of important things you want to be constantly aware of: *Current weather and pending weather? *Time of day and how much remaining light is…

Happy Thanksgiving – What are you thankful for?

The Gear Guys are thankful for you, our readers and followers, as we really enjoy sharing our adventures with you.  Thank-you for following along with us as we explore and learn what the best gear is to get home and alive!   Gear Dad is very thankful for Gear Mom! Visit her blog here Savurbks.com She is…

Textron Off Road Havoc X

OK, so maybe the title should read..Dreaming of an Extreme Machine for on my Birthday List! What do you get when the parent company of Cushman industrial vehicles, Cessna aircraft, Bell helicopters, and Arctic Cat combine their resources?  A 100-horsepower  sport-utility vehicle well-suited for extreme camping, hunting, trail work, etc- it even has a dump…