Articles by: Greg Christensen

Icebreaker Cool-Lite Strike T-Shirt Review

Icebreaker Cool-Lite Strike T-Shirt Review

When I’m going camping, I usually throw a bunch of regular, old, cotton t-shirts in my backpack. The moisture-wicking tees that I buy at sports[Read More…]

by January 22, 2016 0 comments Gear
Peregrine Saker 20° Sleeping Bag

Peregrine Saker 20° Sleeping Bag

I zipped into the Peregrine Saker 20 sleeping bag on a rainy, 30° F Texas evening. I was plenty toasty in Peregrine’s bag, and I’m[Read More…]

by December 27, 2015 0 comments Gear
All the Wild That Remains Book Review

All the Wild That Remains Book Review

David Gessner’s book All the Wild That Remains (released in April 2015) is subtitled “Edward Abbey, Wallace Stegner, and the American West.” And, if you’re familiar[Read More…]

by July 22, 2015 0 comments Community
Lizard RollUp Packable Sandal Review

Lizard RollUp Packable Sandal Review

Lizard’s RollUps are the most polarizing footwear I’ve ever worn. To call them unique is putting it delicately. Those who’ve seen me wear them comment[Read More…]

by July 17, 2015 0 comments Gear
Mountain Hardwear Quasar Lite Jacket Review

Mountain Hardwear Quasar Lite Jacket Review

A lot is expected from a good climbing shell. It has to be waterproof, but breathable; light, but durable. It has to keep you warm[Read More…]

by April 16, 2015 0 comments Gear
Hike Palo Duro Canyon

Hike Palo Duro Canyon

Not everything is bigger in Texas. Case in point: Palo Duro Canyon is only the second biggest canyon in America behind the Grand. And it’s[Read More…]

by April 7, 2015 0 comments Trails
Intova Edge X Action Camera Review

Intova Edge X Action Camera Review

When people want an action camera, they think they want a GoPro. It’s become our default position. And that’s the challenge Intova is facing. Because[Read More…]

by March 11, 2015 0 comments Gear
Pau Hana Big EZ Air Inflatable SUP Review

Pau Hana Big EZ Air Inflatable SUP Review

  I know, I know. An inflatable stand up paddle board sounds as sturdy as a sew-it-yourself backpack or a click-and-lock mountain bike. But once[Read More…]

by February 19, 2015 0 comments Gear
Sierra Designs Super Stratus Jacket Review

Sierra Designs Super Stratus Jacket Review

As someone who’s been caught in mountain rainstorms and slept in ice caves, I know that even those of us who love roughing it don’t[Read More…]

by February 8, 2015 0 comments Gear
Under Armour Power Storm Polarized Sunglasses Review

Under Armour Power Storm Polarized Sunglasses Review

I have a hard time spending more than $25 on a pair of sunglasses, because I know it’s only a matter of months before I[Read More…]

by February 5, 2015 0 comments Gear