The sub 2268 hiking world went a little berserk back in January (2017) when they noticed that the Zpacks Zero and XS-Zero backpacks were… 1,459 more words
3 weeks ago
Gossamer Gear has introduced a new trekking pole, called the “LT5”, which is a three piece carbon fiber pole.
Many years ago I tried… 389 more words
1 month ago
A new rain wrap/kilt has hit the market today, called the “Rain Wrap“, from Enlightened Equipment.
There is not a lot of specs when it comes to a rain kilt/wrap, but the jist of it is that the… 44 more words
1 month, 1 week ago
Earlier today, March 17, 2017, our good friends over at Zpacks released their next generation rain jacket, called the “Vertice Rain Jacket… 947 more words
Here is my first article on the 2017, second generation, of the MSR PocketRocket!
Most of this was originally published on my… 1,837 more words
3 months, 1 week ago
We are into the second week of a new year (wow, already!) and a few new hiking related products have already hit the market. Here are three that I thought I would highlight. 85 more words
3 months, 2 weeks ago
As most of you hopefully know, Black Rock Gear, the makers of the most beloved beanie in the outdoor industry, and a sponsor of mine, has been working on creating a non animal down, synthetic, version of their beanie for the last year. 76 more words
5 months, 3 weeks ago