Archive | December, 2012

Charge your mobile on a new backcountry stove

One of our loyal readers sends in a link for a new camp stove that has a port for charging your mobile phone. We haven’t tested it but the Biolite is worth a look. Still doesn’t answer the question of no cell or wifi service in the backcountry but a reliable lightweight charging source for […]

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New snow

As you know, Spotted Dog Press is located in Bishop, California. The storms that hit most of California barely touched Bishop this weekend, but only 38 miles to the north, Mammoth Mountain Ski Area reports receiving 34.6″ of new snow within the past 72 hours, which means excellent skiing NOW (!) and for the upcoming […]

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