Big Agnes, Black Diamond, Burton, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, MSR, Tents, The North Face. The Best 3-Season Tents of 2018. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Best 3-Season Tents of 2018

The Best 3-Season Tents of 2018

Camping season is upon us and so is the yearly tent search. With so many tents on the market to choose from, it can be an extremely difficult task to settle on just one. If your camping outings take you no farther than a few meters from the car, any tent, large or small will be … Read more ›

. Haida Gwaii: Have You Heard of the Islands of the People?. Posted on Categories Outdoors1 Comment on Haida Gwaii: Have You Heard of the Islands of the People?

Haida Gwaii: Have You Heard of the Islands of the People?

Have you heard of the Islands of the People? A place that sits in the Northern Pacific Ocean, exposed to the harsh brutal Arctic storms, worlds removed from the reaches of modern connectivity. Should you choose to venture to the archipelago you can do so via air or sea. Choosing the seafaring route my friends … Read more ›

The North Face. Never Stop Exploring Responsibly: L.A. to Joshua Tree & Back on Dual-Sport Bikes. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Never Stop Exploring Responsibly: L.A. to Joshua Tree & Back on Dual-Sport Bikes

Never Stop Exploring Responsibly: L.A. to Joshua Tree & Back on Dual-Sport Bikes

The plan was simple: fly to California for a project, then ride to Joshua Tree to explore the National Park in the desert with The North Face. That morning we’d set out from LA with supplies strapped to our dual-sport bikes. But the plan had been in jeopardy. The longest US Government shutdown in history … Read more ›

Camping, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, NEMO Equipment, Sleeping Bags, The North Face. Top 5 Sleeping Bags of 2019. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Sleeping Bags of 2019

Top 5 Sleeping Bags of 2019

The magic of camping comes mainly from the joy of waking up in the mornings, at the edge of a calm lake or looking as far as the horizon will go from the peaks of a mountain top. To truly appreciate the view, however, it is necessary to have the required energy. Even in the forest … Read more ›

Icebreaker. Counting Kate’s Sheep at a Remote New Zealand Station with Icebreaker. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Counting Kate’s Sheep at a Remote New Zealand Station with Icebreaker

Counting Kate’s Sheep at a Remote New Zealand Station with Icebreaker

A herd of merino sheep crowded one side of the road – a confused mass punctuated by random bleating. With calm confidence, two young flannel-clad shepherds on horseback guided the animals away from the dusty track. If a sheep strayed, a shepherd whistled, and sheepdogs pounced, bringing the wanderer back in line. The scene is … Read more ›

Clif Bar, EVO, Gu, Kenda, Lezyne, Louis Garneau, Park Tool, Pedro Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Getting Your Bike Ready for Spring

Getting Your Bike Ready for Spring

Are you one of those courageous winter cyclist? Or even a fat bike fanatic? If so, bravo to brave the cold. For most of us, the bike is quietly hibernating for the snowy months and the legs keep on spinning on a bike trainer or at spinning classes. After these past couple of weeks with warm … Read more ›

Ski & Snowboard, Travel. Once Upon a Wild, West Coast Ski Trip. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Once Upon a Wild, West Coast Ski Trip

Once Upon a Wild, West Coast Ski Trip

It was October. That morning, when I opened my apartment door, the air crackled with cold and it smelled like winter. Fate must have also been lurking in the air. No more than a few hours later, I received a message from my long-time skiing friends, “let’s live our old teenage promise: A Ski Trip … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Camelbak, Osprey, Running, Salomon. How to Carry Water While Running. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , Leave a comment on How to Carry Water While Running

How to Carry Water While Running

It’s a natural fact that we get thirsty while exercising because our bodies need that H2O to survive and function properly. Whether we are running, cycling or hiking, it is essential to stay hydrated but sometimes it’s not all that easy.  Shop Our Running Collection Carrying Water While Exercising Bikes are generally equipped with water … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Ski & Snowboard. Arc’teryx Sentinel LT Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , 1 Comment on Arc’teryx Sentinel LT Jacket Reviewed

Arc’teryx Sentinel LT Jacket Reviewed

As a woman with a long torso, my struggle with most ski jackets is finding one that I can buy in my size, that doesn’t ride up my back and fits my monkey-like arms.  I’ve tried a few brands, including Arcteryx in some insulated jacket styles that just weren’t doing it for me.  The Sentinel … Read more ›