SpyderCo Tri-Angle Sharpmaker KnifeSharpener Review & Field Test

As a bushcraft instructor it is essential to keep my knives sharp for each new session or expedition I am involved with. It is therefore important to find both a knife that is easy to sharpen but also a sharpening solution that is effortless to use. This review will focus on the SpyderCo Tri-Angle Sharpmaker. At first glance a complicated sharpener but in practice it is one of the best. 

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Jack Wolfskin Rock Me Jacket

Soft shells are great versatile layers to have in your arsenal. This summer weight soft shell jacket by Jack Wolfskin offers the user a wide range of solutions to weather’s problems. Particularly suited for high energy hikes, commutes and acting as a super breathable mid layer. This review is on the Jack Wolfskin Rock Me Jacket. It is a casual piece and nothing else! 

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Arc’teryx Epsilon LT Hoody Review

Out on the hills, in the forests and by the coast, we all need waterproofs. The layer that keeps the elements out. On the other hand the more time we spend outdoors we begin to appreciate that the weather is never normally bad enough to warrant wearing a full on hard shell (waterproof). Moreover seldom perfect enough to be in baselayers and shorts! This review is on the Arc’teryx Epsilon LT Hoody. 

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Gerber Bear Grylls Paracord Knife

I have been spending most of my free time practising bushcraft on a little island as of late, collecting the canoe from the shed, donning the buoyancy aid and paddling across to reach a distant shore to spend night after night camped out in the backcountry. All of this has been to trial minimal canoeing, that is with as little extra equipment as possible but with the right gear and knowledge. I have been testing the new Gerber Bear Grylls Paracord Knife during this time and here is my review.

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