How to Build a Soda Can Stove
Step-by-step directions for how to build your own soda can stove.
How to Use a Soda Can Stove
Safety considerations and how to use accessories of your soda can stove.
What is it? Where is it? And viable alternatives when it's not available.
Rumors, Myths & Lies
Do Pepsi cans really make the best soda can stoves? Learn the answer to that and more as we confirm and debunk common criticisms of the alcohol stove.
Your alcohol stove isn't working? We have the answers to common problems here.
Trying to figure out the pros and cons of different types of stoves? We've got the full story here!
Cat Food Can Stove
If you only want to boil water, the cat food can stove may be a better option than a soda can stove. Learn why and how to make them here!
Have a suggestion for visitors to this website? You aren't the only one! These are my favorite reader suggestions.
How to Build a Pot Support
You can make your own pot stand for a fraction of the cost of a commercially made one, and we'll show how.
How to Build a Windscreen
Channel your DIY spirits and create your own windscreen with nothing more than aluminum foil.
A Backpacker's Cookset
Weighing in at 9.5 ounces, take a look at my real-world cookset.
Water Treatment Options
You'll find a lot of information about backcountry water sources online, but most of them are wrong. Get the real truth here!
Looking for more information and stories about backpacking? Check out these suggestions.
Walking 4 Fun
Don't have the time to thru-hike the PCT and other long-distance trails? Take a virtual walk instead!
Did you know there are treasures hidden in forests and parks all over the world? Sound intriguing? Give letterboxing a try on Atlas Quest!
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