Gear Reviews

Patagonia R1 Hoody Review

The R1 Hoody is a veritable buffet of fleece-awesomeness for the gear addicted backpacker. Comfort, warmth, design, and sheer versatility at your service.

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Rumpl Down Puffy Blanket Review

Outdoor Gear Type: Quilts
Recommended For: Car Camper

Rumpl Down Puffy Blanket review: a functional, fashionable, down-filled blanket that knows how to cater to dirtbag luxury.

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Camp Chef Everest Review

Outdoor Gear Type: Stoves
Recommended For: Car Camper

The Camp Chef Everest stove performed admirably. Its ease of use, powerful burners, and stable design meant that no food was burned, undercooked, or covered dirt.

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Canada Goose Hybridge Lite Jacket Review

Outdoor Gear Type: Down Jackets
Recommended For: Urban Hiker

Canada Goose Hybridge Lite Jacket Review: A staple down jacket for city life or mountain life. It holds up to crazy adventures and looks stylish as hell.

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Patagonia Micro Puff Review

The Patagonia Micro Puff Hoody weighs next to nothing, packs down to nothing, breathes like you’re wearing nothing, and is a whole lot warmer than nothing.

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YETI Rambler 36 Review

The YETI Rambler 36 is a bottle you can throw around and beat up, that will still love you and never leak. Cold, hot, and seriously huge. Drink up.

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The North Face Denali 2 Review

The North Face Denali 2 reimagines a classic in all the best ways. It keeps you toasty, performs admirably as a wind blocker, and feels like home, if home were a fleece jacket.

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WANDRD PRVKE 21 Review

Outdoor Gear Type: Backpacks
Recommended For: Urban Hiker

With the ability to carry a wide assortment of items and weight, the WANDRD PRVKE 21 backpack was excellently designed by travelers and photographers.

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Sea to Summit Aeros Pillow Review

Outdoor Gear Type: Pillows
Recommended For: Ultralight Backpacker

The Sea to Summit Aeros Premium Pillow delivers adjustable comfort and a pack-friendly size to get you rested and on to your next trail objective. Don’t sleep on this one…or do!

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Arc’teryx Beta SL Hybrid Review

Outdoor Gear Type: Rain Jackets
Recommended For: Day Hiker

Arc’Teryx Beta SL Hybrid review: a lightweight rain jacket that’s comfortable and will protect you from the elements like a piece of hydrophobic armor.

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