The Rain Trekker from Montbell is an incredibly light-weight 6.9 ounce jacket designed to provide warmth, wind protection, and light rain resistance. The Rain Trekker is a 2 layer jacket, built from Gore-tex Infinium Windstopper. This is a very light weight material that is composed of a thin outer fabric layer, and a breathable and … More Montbell Rain Trekker Review
One of the easiest way to ease your burden on the environment is to simply shift away from single use products. The Pirani Stainless Steel tumbler is a stylish, durable option for those who like the party cup aesthetic, but want to avoid the negatives of “disposable” plastic … More Pirani, Reusable Stainless steel Insulated Tumblers
The Telos TR2 is an ultra-light 3-season backpacking tent with Sea to Summits new Tension Ridge system, which provides more interior space with minimal impact on weight or stability. … More Sea to Summit Telos TR2 Review (Video)
Traditional jackets are designed to keep you warm, but this one is designed to actively heat you up. Packing integrated heating elements and a rechargeable battery supply, the Gobi Heat Wolf is basically central heating on the go. My review: … More Gobi Heat Wolf Heated jacket review
It’s happening. It’s getting darker, colder, and the falling leaves are signaling that is time to start thinking about what to give that avid adventurer for Christmas. Now, giving a gift is one thing. Giving a gift that benefits the user and the planet? That’s another. So for this years guide I decided to focus a little bit more on items that are not only super useful, but durable, reusable, or just emphasize being kind to the planet. Let’s take a look, and check back later as I add some more recommendations. … More 2021 Holliday Gift Guide
Apex Protein Snacks focus on simple protein based snacks with short, healthy ingredient lists. I had a chance to try out four of their offerings, and these are my thoughts. … More Apex Protein Snacks?
The All-Paca fleece is a lightweight mid-layer hoodie that is constructed entirely out of responsibly source Peruvian alpaca fleece. Made in the United States, it is designed to be a nimble, packable, and quick drying garment for on those on the move. My review: … More Appalachian Gear Company All-Paca Fleece Hoodie Review
Designed to provide clean drinking water when urban sources are contaminated or uncertain, the Sawyer Tap connects directly to a sink, water hose spigot or other sources to clean up to 500 gallons per day without the use of disposable filters. … More Sawyer Tap Filter: Filtration for urban use.
Large, spacious, and highly livable, the Sierra Designs Nomad 6 is a fully featured car camping tent that is designed to be fast and easy to set up. This is my review: The Nomad 6 is of course a 6 person car camping tent. It has a three pole design with the two primary poles … More Sierra Designs Nomad 6 Camping Tent Review
Designed to be the example of lightweight minimalism, the Kings Canyon UL Quilt from Big Agnes is a fully synthetic warm weather quilt built for those looking for light pack weight and tiny pack size. … More Big Agnes Kings Canyon UL Quilt