Articles by: David Lowman

Salewa Wildfire Pro Shoes

Salewa Wildfire Pro Shoes

Salewa Wildfire Pro Shoes The Salewa Wildfire Pro shoe is designed as an approach shoe, although it can be used for many other purposes such[Read More…]

by December 31, 2015 0 comments Gear
Happy Ridge Trail

Happy Ridge Trail

I recently took a 3 day backpacking trip along one of Olympic National Parks’ little hiked ridge trails. The Happy Lake Ridge Trail is one[Read More…]

by July 16, 2015 0 comments Trails
Hiking Hawaii’s Puna Trail

Hiking Hawaii’s Puna Trail

The Big Island of the Hawaiian Islands has many rich and magnificent hiking trails. On the Windward, or east, side of the island is a[Read More…]

by June 30, 2015 0 comments Trails
Kelty Dualist 6 ThermaDri Sleeping Bag Review

Kelty Dualist 6 ThermaDri Sleeping Bag Review

The new Kelty Dualist 6 sleeping bag is based on a new concept for winter bags. It has two layers of different materials both of[Read More…]

by February 18, 2015 0 comments Gear
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Clif Shot Bloks – Energy Chews Review

The Clif Bar Company was launched in 1992 with the intention of providing a long needed energy bar for sale on the retail market. Their[Read More…]

by February 17, 2015 0 comments Gear
Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed Review

Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed Review

At first glance, the Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed looks way different than any other typical sleeping bag. The most obvious and notably difference about this bag[Read More…]

by January 21, 2015 0 comments Gear
South African Safari

South African Safari

When many Americans think of Africa, what comes to mind is a foreign ecosystem stretching from desert to jungle with lions and monkeys abounding and[Read More…]

by October 6, 2014 0 comments Community
REI Men’s Sahara Jacket Review

REI Men’s Sahara Jacket Review

REI is one of the largest outdoor products companies offering just about every imaginable type of recreational gear, including travel clothing. The Men’s Sahara Jacket[Read More…]

by July 10, 2014 0 comments Community, Gear
Zoot Ultra Run Icefil Mesh T-shirt Review

Zoot Ultra Run Icefil Mesh T-shirt Review

Zoot is primarily a running products company specializing in shoes. Their line of Sport T-shirts are in fact very compatible with other activities, such as[Read More…]

by June 30, 2014 0 comments Community
Hillsound Armadillo Gaiters Review

Hillsound Armadillo Gaiters Review

Hillsound is an alpine products manufacturer out of Vancouver, BC. Their line of gaiters are some of the best I have ever used. The Hillsound[Read More…]

by June 3, 2014 0 comments Gear