Lonesome Lake, Idaho

Take the Rod

When I go backpacking, I usually bring along a 7.5' three-weight fly rod. It's light and packable. It's also a Three Forks combo from Cabela's, which makes it a low-end-yet-high-quality rod that's a wicked good...
Adidas Hydroterra Shandal Shoe Review

Adidas Outdoor Hydroterra Shandal Water Shoe Review

The Adidas Outdoor Hydroterra Shandal Shoe is my all-around favorite lightweight water shoe. As the "Hydroterra" water and land name suggests, this unit is part mesh water shoe, part slip-on sandal, part do-eve...
bmw r 1200 gs bike next to salmon river

200 Miles on a BMW R 1200 GS

Salmon River pullout for a 2005 BMW R 1200 GS road trip. Great day, awesome bike. Click to enlarge. Took a 200-mile ride last weekend on a buddy's bike -- a 2005 BMW R 1200 GS, which is the celebrated adven...