I said I'd get out 1-4 more times this year. It isn't going to happen. I rolled my ankle really bad and was in the hospital getting X-rays two weeks ago. Nothings broken, but it's definitely ended my season- walking in sand is just not an option right now (and I'm not going to go fish off a pier- ain't my style). There was definitely a moment when I thought I had ended my spring season- it was really bad- but it's doing much better now, and I should be operational again by the New Year.
So that's it. Look for a few posts over the next couple months on the gear I use. I've had lots of questions about exactly what it is I carry and how I use it. I'm not an expert at all, but I am happy to simply share what I do currently. It changes often as I try to constantly streamline and perfect what I use, but I feel I'm at a solid base of gear.
But before any of that, let's look back quickly at the last year. My 2015 statistics: