Biking & Cycling, POC. POC: The Gravity Sports Sepcialists. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on POC: The Gravity Sports Sepcialists

POC: The Gravity Sports Sepcialists

Founded in Sweden in 2005, POC entered the world of gravity sports at the world-renowned ISPO trade show. To this day, ISPO is the hot spot for showcasing the latest trends and technology in sportswear and sporting goods. Needless to say, POC was in the right place to launch their products.   At this event, POC shared … Read more ›

Icemule. IceMule: High-Quality, Easy-Carrying Coolers. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on IceMule: High-Quality, Easy-Carrying Coolers

IceMule: High-Quality, Easy-Carrying Coolers

What’s better than a refreshing glass of ice water after a day spent in the sun? Maybe it’s a cold beer that quenches your thirst after summiting a strenuous hike? It can be difficult to enjoy an ice-cold, thirst-quenching, beverage while exploring the great outdoors, but it certainly isn’t impossible thanks to IceMule. For IceMule, … Read more ›

Bern, Catlike, Louis Garneau, Nutcase, POC, Scott, Smith Optics, Sweet Protection. Choosing The Right Biking Helmet. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Choosing The Right Biking Helmet

Choosing The Right Biking Helmet

A bad move, lots of speeding, a helmet cracked open in 3 – but a safe and sound girl still in one piece – without a concussion. That was me in April 2013 after I fell off my bike. I landed directly on my head but didn’t even get a scratch. +1 for the helmet … Read more ›

Goal Zero. Goal Zero Sherpa 50 and Nomad 13 Solar Panel Duo Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Goal Zero Sherpa 50 and Nomad 13 Solar Panel Duo Reviewed

Goal Zero Sherpa 50 and Nomad 13 Solar Panel Duo Reviewed

This review has been a while in the making. More than a year ago, I picked up a Goal Zero Sherpa 50 and a Nomad 13 solar panel to go with it. At the time I was preparing to spend a long time in Nepal and needed a power source that was reliable. After pouring … Read more ›

Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co.. Herschel Supply Co. VS Fjällräven: Which Backpack to Choose?. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Herschel Supply Co. VS Fjällräven: Which Backpack to Choose?

Herschel Supply Co. VS Fjällräven: Which Backpack to Choose?

Backpacks are not only convenient and practical, but they make great accessories too! Urban style or outdoorsy style, there’s a pack that suits anyone’s look. When you’re choosing a backpack, you want to ensure you choose wisely so that it’s practical for what you need it for. There are unlimited options for backpacks so to get you started on your hunt, we’ve compared our two most … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Camping, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, NEMO Equipment, Sleeping Bags, winter camping. How to Store Your Sleeping Bag. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Store Your Sleeping Bag

How to Store Your Sleeping Bag

After a long weekend of sleeping out under the stars, it’s easy to simply tuck away all your camping gear out of sight until the next weekend of adventure. The truth is, this could be slowly decreasing the loft of your sleeping bag and shortening its lifetime. Whether you’ve got a down sleeping bag or … Read more ›

Biking & Cycling, Oakley. Discover the Oakley Cycling Collection. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Discover the Oakley Cycling Collection

Discover the Oakley Cycling Collection

Renowned for their eyewear and Prizm lens technology, Oakley is no stranger to the world of competitive sports and outdoor activities. With multiple athletes relying on their goggles, sunglasses and other protective eyewear, the brand has successfully embedded itself within its niche and continues to thrive year after year introducing new products and new technologies.  While Oakley … Read more ›

Big Agnes, Black Diamond, Burton, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, MSR, NEMO Equipment, Poler Stuff, The North Face, Therm-a-Rest. How to Pick the Right Tent. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment on How to Pick the Right Tent

How to Pick the Right Tent

Camping; the action of escaping civilization to spend a night (or more) in the wilderness sleeping under the stars with just a tent and the basics; a time to relax and refuel the mind. This is a favourite pastime that has been enjoyed by many for centuries and continues to evolve year-after-year with new technologies … Read more ›

Pelican. Pelican MPD40 Duffel Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Pelican MPD40 Duffel Reviewed

Pelican MPD40 Duffel Reviewed

Upon receiving the Pelican MPD40 Duffel from the post office I was initially impressed by its weight. If I didn’t know what it was I wouldn’t have guessed that it was a duffel bag combo. Pelican has a reputation for excellent products mostly in the waterproof and lockable region so I was excited to see … Read more ›

Anon, Ski & Snowboard. Anon MIG Ski Goggles Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Anon MIG Ski Goggles Reviewed

Anon MIG Ski Goggles Reviewed

When I picked up these Goggles, the first thing I noticed was the ZEISS Brand name on the lense, the same brand I have seen on many quality hunting optics, so naturally, I assume a quality lens on these goggles. Shop MIG Goggles Our review of this product 9 / 10 The pros are: Quality … Read more ›

Giro, Nutcase, Oakley, POC, Smith Optics. What is MIPS Helmet Technology?. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , Leave a comment on What is MIPS Helmet Technology?

What is MIPS Helmet Technology?

Over the past few years, MIPS technology has been found in numerous cycling, ski and snowboard helmets and is most recognized as the yellow circle with “MIPS” written on the side but what is MIPS? MIPS stands for Multi-directional Impact Protection System and its main function is to reduce rotational forces which are caused by certain … Read more ›

Catlike, Mavic, POC, Scott, Smith Otpics. Cycling Helmets: Mountain Bike VS Road Bike. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , Leave a comment on Cycling Helmets: Mountain Bike VS Road Bike

Cycling Helmets: Mountain Bike VS Road Bike

When it comes to cycling, aside from the bike, the helmet is the most important piece of equipment for obvious reasons. Because of this, you want to ensure when you choose your helmet you are choosing one that is correct for the type of riding you will be doing. While many will think, “they are both … Read more ›