Game Changing MSR WindBoiler Stove Now Available At Retail

first_imgMSR (Mountain Safety Research), the Seattle-based manufacturer of high-performance outdoor equipment, announced its all-new WindBoiler Personal Stove System is for sale at local specialty retailers and select online retailers.Going head-to-head with its primary competition in the personal stove market, JetBoil, the WindBoiler offers backpackers and campers the wind protection of MSR’s award-winning Reactor Stove System series, with the user friendliness of a more minimalist cook system .Screen shot 2014-10-21 at 12.17.03 PMPrimary air combustion, an enclosed windproof burner, and a built-in heat exchanger are what allow the WindBoiler to boil in windy and cold weather conditions that, according to MSR, cause other stoves to slow or fail. The WindBoiler system’s radiant burner combines convective and radiant heating to offer new efficiencies.An integrated full-size bowl allows minimalists to cook and serve enough food for one to two companions. The clear BPA-free lid plays triple duty: strainer, drinking lid, and coffee press compatible. Available accessories include the WindBoiler 1.0L Accessory Pot, WindBoiler Coffee Press Kit, and the WindBoiler Hanging Kit.Complete information, technical specifications, instructions and a really cool video can be found at windboiler.com.MSR-wind-boilerlast_img read more

Photos: Fitness and fun at Camp Discovery

first_img This is placeholder textThis is placeholder text Part 2: When the injury is inside your head, some “don’t get it” – July 26, 2016 Latest posts by Taylor Vortherms (see all) EHS names new boys’ soccer coach – July 13, 2016 Laci Wilson runs away from Caramon Cotroneo (center) and Reese Carter during a boys-versus-girls game of Capture the Flag on July 22 at Camp Discovery in Eastbrook. PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMSJason Weed adjusts to the cold water in Webb Pond while Alley Estes floats on a purple noodle behind him on July 22 at Camp Discovery in Eastbrook. PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMSCooper Miles takes aim with a bow and arrow while archery instructor Chris Kravitt (left) observes his form on July 22 at Camp Discovery in Eastbrook. PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMSCampers practice their form before archery on July 22 at Camp Discovery in Eastbrook. PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMSCampers and camp counselors get muddy searching for frogs and, occasionally, their lost shoes in the swampy pond shore on July 22 at Camp Discovery in Eastbrook. PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMS(From left) Hannah Jamison, Lily Walton, Brooke Downing and Tristan Forbes gather around a frog they caught by Webb Pond on July 22 at Camp Discovery in Eastbrook. PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMSMason Gomm shows off a fish he caught while Keaghun Sutherland sneaks into the shot and adds bunny ears behind his unknowing friend on July 22 at Camp Discovery in Eastbrook.. PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMS(From left) Hannah Jamison, Whitney Carter and Camryn Clough pose with a frog they caught on July 22 at Camp Discovery in Eastbrook. PHOTO BY TAYLOR VORTHERMS12345678PreviousNextEASTBROOK — Children enjoy a sunny day at the Down East Family YMCA’s Camp Discovery on Wednesday, July 22. The summer camp, located for the past five years on Webb Pond in Eastbrook, offers activities such as swimming, fishing, frog catching, games and archery.Click here for more photos.Visit defymca.org for more information. Latest Posts Part 1: Invisible, incapacitating concussions are sidelining high school athletes – July 19, 2016 Taylor VorthermsSports Editor at The Ellsworth AmericanTaylor Vortherms covers sports in Hancock County. The St. Louis, Missouri native recently graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism and joined The Ellsworth American in 2013. Biolast_img read more