Filson makes some rugged goods built for the outdoors. You may never know that unless you try them out, but for longtime customer Ed Zevely, it’s what he relies on. As someone who treks out to the Colorado high country a couple weeks at a time, he needs gear that will protect him from any harsh elements he may encounter.

His way of life is definitely opposite to what the majority subscribes to. In a day and age where everyone is glued to their phones or the Internet, witnessing this sort of living where Zevely spends most of his time alone out in the woods with only a horse and a dog is refreshing. Check out his journey above.