Big Agnes, Camping, Exped, NEMO Equipment, Sea to Summit, Therm-a-Rest. Best Camping Mattresses 2019. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Best Camping Mattresses 2019

Best Camping Mattresses 2019

It’s that time of year again when the end of the work week is met with excitement and glee and work mode gets shut off until Monday. Ahead lies a weekend of fun and outdoor adventure. Of course, for some, the outdoors can cause more anxiety than relaxation, at which point we would suggest building … Read more ›

Coleman, Pelican, YETI. Hard Coolers For Summer Outside. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on Hard Coolers For Summer Outside

Hard Coolers For Summer Outside

Nothing is more rewarding on a sweltering hot summer day than gulping back a refreshing beverage that instantly quenches your thirst. Ice cold lemonade, a crisp beer or chilled water, whatever you’re reaching for when the sun is blazing, a cooler that keeps it icy fresh is a must. Soft coolers are handy for days at … Read more ›

Jetboil. Jetboil Minimo Cooking System Review. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Jetboil Minimo Cooking System Review

Jetboil Minimo Cooking System Review

The Jetboil MiniMo Cooking System exceeded our expectations!  We go camping often, and this little cooking system heated our coffee in record time. The coffee boiled over the first time we were making it because we didn’t think it would heat that quickly. Luckily, the hot chocolate was a much smoother experience. It also paired … Read more ›

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Helinox Chair One Review: Camp-Ready!

A couple years ago I was out camping with friends… I pull out my chair and get cozied up to the fire. A friend looks at my chair and says… ‘You camp how many times a year, are constantly adventuring outdoors and this is your camp chair?’ BIG LAUGH TO FOLLOW. Shop Helinox Chair One … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Camping, Icebreaker, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, NEMO Equipment, Rab, Sea to Summit, Sleeping Bags, Therm-a-Rest. How to Choose a Sleeping Bag for Camping. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on How to Choose a Sleeping Bag for Camping

How to Choose a Sleeping Bag for Camping

No matter what you think, a good night’s sleep out in the wilderness starts with the right sleeping bag. If you insist on using your old-school sleeping bag from your boy-scout days, you’re going to figure out real quick it is a bad choice. Like most activities, there’s proper gear for every situation. Bubba Watson … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Black Diamond, Garmin, LifeStraw, MSR, Oakley, Petzl, Pristine, Rab, Suunto, The North Face, Victorinox, VSSL. Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Hiking Essentials You Won’t Want to Forget

Backpacking, especially overnight backpacking, is a pretty amazing thing.  I try to get out as often as I can, even if it’s a place close to home.  Sometimes those are the best ones, when you don’t need to travel far and getting out the door is quick and can happen on a moment’s notice. Still, … Read more ›

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Choosing The Right Biking Helmet

A wrong move cycling a bit too fast, and bang! My bike helmet cracked into three parts – but I was safe and sound, still in one piece and without a concussion. That was me in April 2013 after I fell off my bike and landed directly on my head. I didn’t even get a … Read more ›

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17 Stylish Essentials to Complete Your Feminine Beach Look

What better way to enjoy the summer than to spend a day at the water’s edge, both feet buried in the sand? Quick, put on your best swimsuit, and go jump in some waves! Whether you are kicking off a beach volleyball game or working on your tan, a day at the beach always goes … Read more ›

. How to keep your electronics safe and powered on adventures. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on How to keep your electronics safe and powered on adventures

How to keep your electronics safe and powered on adventures

Okay, you may be thinking “I go outside to connect with nature, why worry about electronics?” Well, I have a similar view but many of my trips involve remote locations and the need to capture photos, videos, and sound. This article is my 2 cents and geared to those who want to be able to … Read more ›

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Deuter: 120 years of backpacking adventures.

With the array of features, styles and brands available, it’s not easy choosing the right hiking backpack. If you’re still hesitating after figuring out what you need, best to trust the people who’ve ‘been there, done that’ – and continue to lead in innovation and design. Enter Germany’s Deuter, with over 120 years of revolutionary … Read more ›

. DANCING WITH THE MOUNTAINS: Trail Running In The Rain With Arc’teryx Marketer Josh Barringer. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on DANCING WITH THE MOUNTAINS: Trail Running In The Rain With Arc’teryx Marketer Josh Barringer

DANCING WITH THE MOUNTAINS: Trail Running In The Rain With Arc’teryx Marketer Josh Barringer

It seemed like the sun hadn’t woken up. Dark rain clouds contrasted with the bright green of the Cove Forest. The droplets splashing on the car hood soothed our eyelids, still groggy from the early morning. The vehicle swept over Indian River Drive, a winding vanishing point of a road whose only yellow line served … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Barbour, Brixton, Florsheim, Frye, Garmin, Goal Zero, GoPro, Leatherman, Nixon, Opinel, Prestel, Sandqvist, Saucony, Scotch & Soda, Smith Optics, Suunto, The North Face, Timberland. Father’s Day Gift Guide. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 2 Comments on Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is well over a month away which means you’ve got plenty of time to plan the perfect gift for the man, the myth, the legend; your father. Source out some wood and show off your handy-work you’ve learnt from your pops by building something special to give. If he’s more of the gadget type, find … Read more ›