Hot Tent Trial Run – Mew Lake – Dec 9 & 10, 2017

I completed my new backcountry hot tent just in time for the weekend.  It was a tough and stressful week, but I made it and I was super excited! I had created a new hot tent recently to use in the backcountry as my DIY Tipi was just too heavy.  Before I took it out… Read More Hot Tent Trial Run – Mew Lake – Dec 9 & 10, 2017

How To Make a Hot Tent Camper Christina Style – Part 2 – Zipper and Preparing the Stove Jack

In November 2015, I built a DIY Tipi hot tent.   It is awesome and I love it dearly, but unfortunately, the tipi is not made for the backcountry. I took it on a few small trips last year and very quickly realized it weighs a tonne.  I hadn’t realized how much until I had made a… Read More How To Make a Hot Tent Camper Christina Style – Part 2 – Zipper and Preparing the Stove Jack

How to Make A Hot Tent Camper Christina Style – Part 1

In November 2015, I built a DIY Tipi hot tent.   It is awesome and I love it dearly, but unfortunately, the tipi is not made for the backcountry. I took it on a few small trips last year and very quickly realized it weighs a tonne.  I hadn’t realized how much until I had made… Read More How to Make A Hot Tent Camper Christina Style – Part 1