Dude. Christmas tree climb! That is “Christmas, tree climb” not “Christmas tree, climb.Continue reading “Xmas Tree Climb :)”
I have been building hammocks and portaledges for MANY years now. This is my…Continue reading “Building an Ultralight DIY Portaledge for Tree Climbing”
Seriously, words can not describe this adventure. We started with a wildly exposed bridge climb and ended 100 feet underground. WARNING, some adult content is included in the video. Check out some more photos….Continue reading “Um… that isn’t a tree canopy.”
Ah yes! I finally conquered my procrastination to deliver this long requested video series on how to hang a hammock in the tree canopy. The series covers everything from what kind of hammock to buy, tree selection, gear, and rigging. Check out the videos…Continue reading “Hammock Tutorial Series NOW UP!”
What do you get when you combine 4 friends, 2 trees, and enough weird ideas to fill an entire book? A RIOT!Continue reading “(video) Tree Camping Party in Minnesota!”
You guys have seen Patrick in one of my favorite TREEfool videos in the past BUT I bet you can’t guess which one! Continue reading “Patrick’s Commando Shenanigans”
So this was the first treecamping trip where I was legit climbing somewhere that I shouldn’t have been climbing. I set out without much of a plan Continue reading “Stealth Tree Camping : ALMOST CAUGHT!”
Whoa! I almost broke my frozen face laughing so hard on this trip. A gentleman by the name of Drew Continue reading “Frozen Laughs and Zzz’s in the Canopy of a MONSTER Cottonwood Tree!”
When I first realized that I wanted to sleep up high in the sky I started looking at portaledges from the three big manufactures at the time: Black Diamond, Metolius, and Fish. Unfortunately for me every single one of these portaledges were far outside of my budget. Continue reading “Cheapest Portaledge? Full List of Tree Camping Shelters!”
This was an absolutely perfect night! Continue reading “Climbing in a prairie? Heck yes!”
Ahhh, I am sad that it is over but at least we finished with a bang!
Continue reading “Our Last Weeks of Living in our Minivan”
My wife and I quit our jobs, sold our house, and decided to travel the country while living in our van with our 1 year old son. Continue reading “TREEfool’s Life While Living in a Van”
Apparently Australia has some pretty epic camping spots. Continue reading “Australian Tree Camping & Climbing (GUEST SUBMISSION)”
These are some of the best photos that have been sent to TREEfool.com! Continue reading “Stephanie Hanging High in Blue Mountains, Australia! – (GUEST SUBMISSION)”
Well, this is quite the conglomeration of interesting activities!
I met Batman. It was, ummm, intense.
Continue reading “Batman vs TREEfool”
This portaledge tarp is pretty fantastic. Continue reading “(Guest Vid) Check Out Joshua’s Custom Shelter in the Canopy!”
Hey guys! Before I shut down the Vertical Camping forums I asked a frequent poster “WanabeAdventurer” to send me a list of his favorite climbing videos from his YouTube channel. I really like his style of filming because he keeps his videos short and he uses a lot of unique music Continue reading “Tree Climbing with Tautvydas!”
One of the biggest problems I run into while wearing a rock climbing harness for tree climbing is that I have so many pieces of gear clipped to my belay loop the mess is nearly impossible to deal with. Continue reading “DIY – Convert a Cheap Rock Climbing Harness into a Tree Climbing Harness”
Holy unique adventures! This trip was FREEDOM! Continue reading “Winter Tree Camping in South Dakota”