Category: Trail

VSSL Java coffee grinder

REVIEW: VSSL Java Coffee Grinder

  Who says you can’t have a great cup of coffee while traveling or camping? Certainly not VSSL, whose Java Coffee Grinder was purpose-built for grinding beans on the go. This hand-cranked model works...

Night Runner 270 shoe lights

REVIEW: Night Runner 270 Shoe Lights

If you’re the type of runner who finds themselves caught out on the road or trail after dark, you probably already know how important a good light source can be. Wearing a headlamp can...

Lowa Alpine SL GTX boot

REVIEW: Lowa Alpine SL GTX Boots

Finding the right mountaineering boot can be a challenge. You need something comfortable to wear for extended periods of time, provides plenty of support, and has a proper fit. The boot needs to be...

REVIEW: Obōz Arete BDry

I was incredibly excited to test out any product from Obōz. While I traditionally do not opt for a low hiker for my outdoor pursuits, the Obōz Arete Low with BDry waterproofing was more...

Ello Campy Travel Mug Review

REVIEW: Ello Campy Insulated Travel Mug

Travel mugs are notorious for being easily spillable, inevitably causing a small catastrophe in the bottom of your backpack. This mug isn’t that mug. This mug is the Ello Campy 18oz Vacuum Insulated Stainless...

Review: Vargo BOT

Functionality: 4 The 900 BOT is also called the Bottle Pot highlighting its multifunctional capabilities. Its 900 ml is capable of holding a lot of water and then doubling as pot for your dinner....

Review of Men’s Boulder Boot

I took the Boulder Boots along for a springtime trip to the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee, and spent a few days tromping along the damp trails through mountain streams and up to the base...

REVIEW: Catalyst Waterproof Phone Case

[wp-review id=”8074″] Waterproof cases are all the rage, because I mean they’re waterproof right?  It all started with Otterbox and then slowly transitioned to Lifeproof in my everyday life. We drop things. It’s a...

REVIEW: Farm to Feet Hiking Socks

[wp-review id=”8090″] Farm to Feet is an All-American company with the single goal of creating the world’s best wool socks by exclusively using American materials, manufacturers and workers. Farm to Feet goes a step...