The Trail 24 backpack by Deuter is a 24 liter backpack that’s designed to stay close yet get out of the way with design features that emphasis hiking, mountain climbing, and rock climbing alike. But how does it perform? My review: … More A small pack with big usability. Deuter Trail 24 Hiking Backpack Review.
The Shockstop is a modified seatpost that easily adds 35mm of tunable suspension to almost any bike to take the edge off of rough gravel rides. This is my review: … More Redshift Shockstop Suspension Seatpost Review.
The Headlamp 425 from Biolite is a lightweight, rechargeable headlamp with bright front and rear LEDs, and the most comfortable strap that I’ve ever tested. My review: … More Biolite HeadLamp 425 Review
What do you get when you combine light weight sneakers with high end winter boots and wrap it in Michelin tread? The Saentis Pro WP by Mammut. My review: … More Mammut Saentis Pro WP, Winter Sneaker Review
The ‘Merino Lightweight Balaclava’ from Buff is a 100 percent Merino wool balaclava with integrated ventilation holes and even a pony tail port. A quick review … More Buff Merino Lightweight Balaclava Review
The Sea to Summit Ether Light XT combines thick, cushy air sprung cells and a warm 3 season appropriate insulation to create a cozy sleeping mat that works in warm or cool conditions. This is my review: … More Sea to Summit Ether Light XT Sleeping Pad Review
The Permafrost from Montbell is a lightweight down parka with an integrated Gore-Tex waterproof, windproof layer for substantial weather resistance for the worst winter conditions. This is my review. … More Montbell Permafrost Light Down Jacket review: A Windproof mobile fortress.
The Merino Plus Hoody from Montbell is an ultra-light, ultra-breathable hoody constructed of merino wool and polyester for exceptional heat and perspiration management. This is my review: … More Montbell Merino Wool Plus Hoody Review: Lightweight warmth for high energy pursuits
Cozy, warm, and supportive are not words I often associate with clogs or winter shoes, but the Ramble Puff series by Chaco has changed that. With an excellent construction, “Luvseat” midsole and a grippy outsole, these have changed my expectations forever. My review: … More Chaco Ramble Puff. Clogs and Lace Review
The Orvis Pro is a lightweight, synthetic jacket built from lightweight nylon and Primaloft Gold. Designed to shed rain, wind, and provide comfortable protection in rough conditions while out hiking, fishing and of course backpacking, I’ve put it to the test. My review: … More Orvis Pro Insulated Jacket Review