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Easton AL3 Trekking Poles Review

Easton AL3 Trekking Poles Review

The Easton Backcountry AL3 Anti-Shock Trekking Poles are solidly built at a reasonable price. They feel good in the hand and stable on the ground.[Read More…]

by May 1, 2014 0 comments Gear
PAPAGO GoWatch 770 Review

PAPAGO GoWatch 770 Review

The PAPAGO GoWatch 770, a high-tech sports watch, has all the features to take your hike, run, or cycle to the next level. For hikers[Read More…]

by April 22, 2014 0 comments Gear
Hillsound Super Armadillo Nano Gaiters Review

Hillsound Super Armadillo Nano Gaiters Review

Hillsound Equipment Inc. (based in Vancouver, Canada), started out by designing and selling crampons and have now added a range of gaiters to their selection[Read More…]

by April 7, 2014 0 comments Gear
The 2014 Ortlieb Elevation Pro waterproof backpack

Ortlieb Elevation Pro Backpack Review

Ortlieb Outdoor Gear produces waterproof bags for nearly every outdoor activity. This winter, I had the opportunity to take their newest backpack, the Ortlieb Elevation[Read More…]

by April 4, 2014 0 comments Gear
Cocoon Merino Wool Mummy Liner Review

Cocoon Merino Wool Mummy Liner Review

I’ve built and slept in snow caves before. Not frequently. But I’ve done it enough to feel like my sleeping bag and I can handle[Read More…]

by April 1, 2014 0 comments Gear
ExOfficio Storm Logic Jacket Review

ExOfficio Storm Logic Jacket Review

The ExOfficio Storm Logic jacket synthetic down jacket is designed with the frequent traveler in mind. The plethora of pockets for keys, glasses, and travel[Read More…]

by March 30, 2014 0 comments Gear
TurtleSkin Snake Gaiter

TurtleSkin Snake Gaiter Review

With spring just around the corner and all the snakes coming out of hibernation, I needed to find a solution, an extra margin of safety.[Read More…]

by March 24, 2014 0 comments Gear
Magellan Echo GPS Watch Review

Magellan Echo GPS Watch Review

The Magellan Echo GPS watch is a light weight “smart sports running watch.” The Echo sports watch is linked to the user’s smart phone through[Read More…]

by March 18, 2014 Comments are Disabled Gear
Baladeo Pocket Knife Review

Baladeo Pocket Knife Review

The pocket knife is not just a tool for backpackers and outdoorsman but something far more innate. From that first exhilarating moment we hold our own pocket knife to the way we absentmindedly swipe it off the dresser before leaving for work, the pocket knife can be as routine an item as wallets and keys and perhaps just as essential to getting through the day. The ultra light 27 gram G-Series Baledo pocket knife has been my go-to knife for several months now and, like a good pocket knife should be, it is simple, solid, and sharp.

by August 6, 2013 0 comments Gear
Alite Mayfly Chair Review

Alite Mayfly Chair Review

The Alite Mayfly Chair is comfortable, easy to set up, and versatile. I’ve had the Mayfly since early spring and it has served as a belay chair at the crag, a standard camping chair, a lawn chair at a bluegrass show and even as extra seating around the house when we have guests.

by July 2, 2013 0 comments Gear