Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Old School Warmth
The Wood Trekker has an in-depth discussion on Classic Backpacking Gear - Blankets. Sometimes the old ways are better, but in the case of wool blankets in the period from 1880 to 1930, it really was a case of just doing the best they could with what they had. That's still a good attitude to have, but it doesn't mean that we should blindly copy their results.