Gear video


CANOE: Mohawk 18&1/2 ft. with Alden Row-Wing & Braca Macon sculling oars

KAYAK: Native Watercraft (for very beginning of trip) & Werner paddle

TENT: Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2 mtnGlo (borrowing from my dad)           

HAMMOCK: Hennessy Ultralite Backpacker A-sym Zip

SLEEPING BAG: Mountain Hardwear Ultra Lamina  

SLEEPING PAD: Thermarest ZLite & NeoAir         STOVE: Jetboil

CAMERA: Canon SX620 HS (fell in the river in Minnesota and got water damaged); GoPro Hero5 Black; Panasonic Lumix

WATER BLADDER: Platypus Big Zip LP 3L                      PFD: Stearns

SANDALS: Chacos             

CLOTHES: Frogg Toggs rain jacket, JL Shorts, NRS Hydroskin pants, padded bike shorts, Stoic longjohns, Cabela neoprene booties, shorts, JL rowing vest, Mountain Hardwear puffy, Patagonia Capilene layer, 2 short sleeve tops, 1 tank, 1 long sleeve top, 4 pairs underwear, Nike sports bra, Icebreaker sports bra, bikini top, AL baseball cap, sun hat, buff, arm sleeves

 Kitty will not be making the trip

Kitty will not be making the trip


TOILETRIES: toothbrush, toothpaste, nail file, Dr Bronners, conditioner, moisturizer, sunscreen, tiger balm, insect repellent, chapstick, contacts, contact solution, glasses, earplugs, moleskin & band-aids, aloe vera, comb

MISC.: Black Diamond Storm headlamp, Goal Zero Nomad 7 solar panel & Venture 30 battery bank, Sea to Summit: aeros pillow, silk sleeping bag liner, carrier wheels; JBL Clip 2 bluetooth speaker, Chico resuable bag, REI Flexlite camp chair, REI pack towel, duct tape, swiss army knife, multi-use tool, TP, Mark Twain's Life on the Mississippi, journal & pen, iPhone and cords, headphones, camera cords, UV sungalsses, debit card, credit card, cash, rope, sponge, bungee cords, daypack, 5gal water tank, stainless steel cup, shaker bottle, spoon, iron pills, bike lock, Thermacell Backpacker mosquito repeller


 Stocked up at Costco. Just some of the food I'll be taking.

Stocked up at Costco. Just some of the food I'll be taking.