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Lucky Sheep Sleeping Bag Demo Video

Lucky Sheep Sleeping Bag Demo Video

In this video I explain: Difference between the Rewilder modal and the Tree Hugger modal How it packs into the pack Dimensions and weight Handling Tips Strap Attachment System (how to use it to pin down to your sleeping pad so it doesn't move around) How...

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Outdoor Biz Pitch Competition

Outdoor Biz Pitch Competition

Lucky Sheep was selected as one of the top five finalists at the North Carolina Outdoor Biz Pitch competition on September 18 in Asheville, North Carolina. I didn't take home the prize but my buddy and fellow Outdoor Gear Builder Adam Masters at Bellyak...

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User’s Manual

User’s Manual

Congratulations and welcome to your Lucky Sheep™ Sleeping Bag! You are about to discover a new sleeping experience. This bag is a game changer and will extend your sleep and adventure limits in several ways. This bag should last you many years and to ensure you get...

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Q. and A.

Q. How does your Wool Sleeping Bag compare with down and synthetic fill bags? For weight and volume during dry weather, wool is about the same as synthetic and heavier than down. During damp weather, wool wins out. We believe there is more to sleeping outdoors than...

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Mission Statement

Mission Statement

I Stand for Organic I stand for organic I stand strong against the toxic fumes winds blowing hot in my face like a dragon's breath I stand for and with the trees and the smallest butterfly flitting from blossom to blossom I fight, letting my anger express keeping a...

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About

A few years ago I had a strange fascination with living outside on the edge where the frost or dew greet me every morning. Not JUST when backpacking but ALSO when backpacking. I had MCS or Multiple Chemical Sensitivities and I went into nature to heal. It was where I...

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The Lucky Sheep Daypack Review

The Lucky Sheep Daypack Review

I have designed the perfect daypack. If you love to walk and travel freely, and stay organized, and wear natural fibers...this backpack is for you. Here's the story of how it developed... It’s all about Body Mechanics and Ergonomics I live a very active...

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Downscale or Die: 10 Steps to Clutter Free

Downscale or Die: 10 Steps to Clutter Free

People often ask me how I got myself to fit into a 184 square foot tiny house (8’ x 23’). The answer is, by changing my paradigm about how I think about space, stuff and redefining what quality of life means to me. It didn't happen overnight. It has taken...

Paleo Trail Foods: How to make Pemmican

Paleo Trail Foods: How to make Pemmican

A few years ago when I went paleo and started Forest Bathing as part of my healing journey, the first thing I ran into was what to bring for food. Because all my life I was taught to carb load with grains, pastas, dried fruits and these were the things...

Home Sweet Tipi: Notes from The Tipi Experiment

Home Sweet Tipi: Notes from The Tipi Experiment

Tipi as shelter. It’s more of an escape from shelter. When shelter becomes nmbing, cutting me off from the things I want to experience. I want the wind, rain, sun sweet breezes, birds. I WANT it. Tipi is not the best SHELTER as far as protecting from the environment....

Sleeping on a Firm Surface How and Why

Sleeping on a Firm Surface How and Why

Q.   It seems so counterintuitive. How can a big soft bed be uncomfortable and a board be comfortable?   A.The soft modern bed is like a wheelchair for an ailing society. It is only comfortable is your definition of comfortable is NUMBING, where you do no work and it...

The Tipi Experiment Series

The Tipi Experiment Series

During a two year span I spent six months on and six months off living in a tipi as I was exploring how to merge with nature, sleep on the earth, and all this without leaving my job and society.I started in the summer of 2012 and practiced Cold Thermogenesis in the...

Trans Zion Trail Trek Part Two

Trans Zion Trail Trek Part Two

See Part One Here: Planning and Gear BreakdownJoin Kevin Anderson as he tests out his all wool clothing set and Lucky Sheep Sleeping Bag on the Trans Zion Trail in early April with his buddies who have mostly synthetic gear.Day 1:After our flights into...