The Packing List: Finisterre


With this feature, we’re digging into the baggage of world travelers. Today we’re coming at it from a slightly different angle with this comprehensive gear list for cold water surf expeditions from outfitters Finisterre. It’s like iSpy for the great outdoors.  The Kit List – Surfboard – Head Torch – Stool – Sauce Pan – Wood…

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The Packing List: Jeff Hill


This is one of the more creative packing lists we’ve seen. Here, Jeff  Hill, a skateboarder, maker and traveler, explains: “This is my ‘main list.’ I keep it handy for all camping trips. Things get added, things get left off, depending on the trip. A lot of the times I keep it on my bulletin board…

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The Packing List: Jack Coleman

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Jack Coleman is the quintessential traveling filmmaker. To prove it, he unpacked his gear to show us what it takes to get all those vivid, action-packed and sometimes wacky clips from exotic locations all around the world. 500mm lens PHOENIX, this is my digital video lens for cheap thrills. 2. jvc vhs-C camera, for…

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The Packing List: Todd Glaser


Photographer Todd Glaser is based in San Diego but “wanders the world” with his camera always at the ready. He’s a staff photographer for Surfer Magazine and has countless other publications and brands in his portfolio. Since these guys have him constantly on the go, we wondered what was in is go-bag. Here’s what he said: …

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The Packing List: Pat Towersey

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Punker Pat is most known for his longtime presence in the surf industry (he’s been on the scene for more than two decades) but did you know he’s also a paddler and marathon runner? We got in touch to see what he brought on a recent ride to Catalina. He paddled there, ran a marathon,…

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The Packing List: Chris Burkard

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For this new feature, we’ve asked some well-known travelers what they can’t leave home without. To start things off, photographer and world-traveler Chris Burkard lays down his “10 travel essentials.”  1. Big Agnes Stagecoach Waterproof Rolling Duffel This is the ultimate travel bag with its durability and waterproof exterior. It has plenty of space for everything…

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