Trail Gear


Outback Dreamer by Hurtta

You will get either two reactions when you say dog sleeping bag… “oh my gosh that’s such a great idea” or “why? dogs don’t¬†need a sleeping bag.” I can tell you right now if you go camping, backpacking or even staying in a cabin the Outback Dreamer is a dream! […]


Get a great night’s sleep in the desert with Eureka!

Getting a good night’s rest is imperative when camping, but sleeping in the desert can be tricky, we recently adventured out to the Mojave National Preserve and even though the days were very warm and the nights got chilly. If we didn’t have our amazing sleep system from Eureka I […]


Desert Camping Checklist

The desert is one of the few places people would ever consider to camp, there are no streams, lakes, large pines, cool shade or snow covered peaks. Nope, if you camp in the desert you will get days full of sunshine, beautiful mornings, sweltering afternoons and chilly nights. But you […]


Training to Trails with the Hurtta Bounty Bag

Our friends over from Hurtta sent us a pretty sweet treat bag and I have used it every time I leave the house with Goose and Dante. The Bounty Bag is a treat pocket bag specifically¬†designed for active training. The Bungee system at the top is perfect for keeping some […]


Get ready for camping with the Midori Solo from Eureka! 2

It’s almost that time of the year again! The snow will start melting, rivers and streams will be rushing and wildflowers will be in full bloom! Spring is coming and the countdown has begun! Start cleaning off your backpacking and camping gear and start to take inventory, but if you’re […]


Protect your dog from the cold with the Hurtta Extreme Warmer 3

Winter has finally come to the desert, and it came with a vengeance the temps have dipped down into the teens up north and it’s pretty fridged for us desert dwellers and our desert dogs. So our friends over at Hurtta North America sent over the Extreme Warmer for us […]