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Building Snow Wall During a Blizzard Mountaineering Denali

I show you what it’s like to build a snow wall during a Blizzard on Denali. Snow walls are critical to your tent’s safety as well as your own. Complete Denali solo expedition gear list: ...

Cooking Freeze Dried Food Winter Camping Tips Tricks

I share with you some of the cooking freeze-dried food winter camping tips and tricks that I have learned over the years. Using my method, your food will not be cold even when it is -40º F / -40º C outside. By ...

How to Tie Constrictor Knot When and Where to Use

I show you how to tie the Constrictor Knot and where to use the Constrictor Knot. I also share with you where to use the Constrictor Knot and when to use the Constrictor Knot. You will also learn where the ...

Mountaineering Acclimation on Denali Climbing

I talk about what it’s like to acclimatize on a high mountain in the winter. Complete Denali solo expedition gear list: https://www.aaronlinsdau.com/solo-den… ...

How to Tie Cats Paw Knot When and Where to Use

I show you how to tie the Cat’s Paw Knot and where to use the Cats Paw. You will also learn where the Cats Paw is not a good choice compared to some other connecting knots and hitches that you can use. ...

What to Eat Before Bed Camping Backpacking Hiking

What do you eat before you go to bed? Should you eat anything? I share with you what I eat and do so I can stay warm and not hungry through the night while camping. ...

Storm Camping Denali Climbing Mountaineering Whiteout

What it’s like to camp in a whiteout storm on Denali while climbing and mountaineering. Complete Denali solo expedition gear list: https://www.aaronlinsdau.com/solo-den… ...

Weather Forecasting Tips Camping Climbing Backpacking

How do you predict the weather when you are camping, hiking, climbing, and adventuring in the wilderness? Knowing what the weather will be can make the difference between joy and misery when you are out in the ...

Black Diamond Trail Poles Review In-Depth Detailed

I review the Black Diamond Trail Trekking poles in-depth in this video. You will get details and lots of info to figure out if these trekking poles are right for you. ...

Camping and Cooking at 10,000 feet Sub-Zero Temps Denali

Camping and Cooking at 10,000 feet Sub Zero Denali – what it’s like to camp and cook on Denali in sub-zero temperatures. Complete Denali solo expedition gear list: ...

Managing Socks On A Long Trip Prevent Foot Problems #shorts

I share with you how to reduce the chance of having foot problems on a long trip. This sock method has worked well for me for a long time. #shorts Wrightsocks, Smartwool Socks, Industrial Sharpie pen ...

Too Much Clothing Makes Your Sleeping Bag Cold Compress Down

I share with you why too much clothing makes you cold in your sleeping bag. This is totally counterintuitive. I show you exactly why this happens while I’m camping in the snow in a winter camp. ...