Portable Solar Panels for Camping and Backpacking

Solar panels for camping and backpacking have really improved in recent years. Originally conceived in 1883, it was not until 1954 that Bell Laboratories created the first modern (PV) Photovoltaic cell. Although a major breakthrough at the time, the cost of electricity they produced was extremely high, especially when compared […] Read more »

Water Purification Systems for Camping or Backpacking

That mountain lake, river or stream water may look crystal clear and refreshing, but can sometimes contain microscopic waterborne pathogens that don’t play well with humans – none of which are visible to the human eye. Every year campers and backpackers become ill by drinking bad water. According to the […] Read more »