Backpacks: Costly vs Cheap
Comparing two backpacks: values of $85 vs $200. Realistic view points to help newcomers to backpacking, decide how much to budget for a new backpack. The two packs considered are from a weekend backpacker's point of view. The host is an outdoor travel writer with 20 years of adventuring experience.
Exploring A Cargo Ship!
Join outdoors/travel writer, Bob Loewendick as he explores a cargo ship. The S.S. Col. James Schoonmaker, a cargo ship that sailed the Great Lakes for 70 years, launched in 1911. See and hear the tale of what challenges the crew faced on this massive cargo ship of its time.
Finding and Digging Flint
Join outdoors / travel writer, Bob Loewendick as he and his daughter dig flint for knapping with an expert flint knapper, Ed Moreland. Flint is Ohio's gemstone and this digging adventure happens in Ohio's premium flint source - the famed, Flint Ridge (not the park, but an actual ridge of flint hidden just below the topsoil. Learn what type of flint to look for and other tips to finding and digging flint.