Have you ever found yourself asking what in the heck is a Cat Cut? This article should explain everything you need to know about Cat Cuts and their application in DIY gear making. What is a Cat Cut?  A cat cut is actually a shortened term that refers to a catenary […]

DIYers’ Guide to Cat Cuts


In this tutorial article we will show you how to make your own DIY Bottom Entry Bug-Net. This bug-net is a fantastic addition to any netless hammock during the buggy seasons. Its a simple design and is a lightweight option for bug protection. These plans are to create an 11′ Bottom […]

DIY Bottom Entry Bug-Net



In this tutorial article we will show you how to make your own DIY compression stuff sack. This stuff sack is lightweight and serves as great storage for hammocks, quilts, clothes or any compressible items.

DIY Compression Stuff Sack


In this tutorial article we will show you how to make your own Drawstring Backpack. This is a great project for anyone just getting started with DIY gear making and produces a beautiful, useful piece of gear! It is simple and cheap to make and can be a great tool for […]

Simple Drawstring Backpack (Great for Beginners!)



In this tutorial article we will show you how to make your own Zip-Top Double Ended Hammock Stuff Sack. This is a great option for the storage of your hammock! This is a twist on the standard double ended stuff sack that makes this a dual purpose stuff sack and ridgeline […]

Zip-Top Double Ended Stuff Sack / Ridgeline Sorage


In this tutorial article we will show you how to make your own Double Ended Hammock Stuff Sack. This is a great option for the storage of your hammock! It allows for easy set-up at the end of the day and fast take-down in the morning. This is an excellent project […]

Double Ended Hammock Stuff Sack



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The article below is a summary of how to hang your new chameleon, how to use all of its features and is full of helpful tips! If you need more detailed instructions on a specific suspension or feature our YouTube channel is full of great, detailed how-to videos by Dutch […]

How to Use Your Brand New Chameleon!


In this tutorial article we will show you how to make your own versatile asymmetrical tarp out of Xenon Wide fabric.

Easy DIY Asym Tarp




In this tutorial article we are going to show you how to make your own tarp pole mods.

Tarp Pole Mod How-To




This is a great and filling meal with a little extra effort. It’s worth all the mixing, kneading, and stretching!

Trail Pizza



This recipe is to make a Chicken Cheese Couscous and was provided by Backpacking Adventures.

Chicken Cheese Couscous











This recipe is to make a Philly cheese steak wrap and was provided by Backpacking Adventures.

Philly Cheese Steak Wrap