Category: Reviews

Review: Burley Travoy Bike Trailer

If there’s one thing my wife has learned about me in our six years of marriage, it’s how much I absolutely can’t stand going to the grocery store. I will avoid any unnecessary trip...

Review: Ledlenser MH11 Headlamp

Last fall, I took a trip to the upper section of the Dream Stream in Colorado where I fished hard for three days. It was the last afternoon of the trip and I had...

REVIEW: Sensi Graves Alexa Top

Design/Aesthetics ★★★★ I was originally attracted to Sensi Graves because of their unique prints and fun combinations. This is a brand that has not forgotten the importance of making swimwear that is both attractive...

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...

REVIEW: Carve Designs Carson Jeans

We knew that Carve Designs excelled at their surf and swimwear, but their Fall Catalog has proven that Carve designs’ clothing belongs in our everyday closet and not just in the Summer. I reviewed...

REVIEW: Carve Designs Capistrano Crushable Hat

Design/Aesthetics ★★★★★ Carve Designs seems to specialize in creating products that are edgy and confidence-inspiring, while somehow making they equally feminine and lovely. The shape and the style of the Capistrano is sleek and...

REVIEW: Coalatree Haswell Survival Knife

Design/Aesthetics (5) ★★★★★ There is something about this knife that brings out the cowboy in us all. Made with 1095 High-forged Carbon Steel, brass rivets, a walnut handle, and a branded leather sheath, the...

43 Trending Outdoor Brands in The Northeast

The Northeast is home to beautiful architecture, American tradition, and chic innovation. More importantly, their access to the Appalachian Mountains and the Atlantic makes it perfect breeding grounds for outdoor activities of all types....

24 Great Outdoor Brands in The Southeast

The Southeast is famous for being home to some of the rowdiest, hootin’ and hollarin’, surf cowboys in the outdoor world. Sandwiched between the Appalachian Mountains, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Atlantic Ocean,...

Review: Tifosi Eyewear SHWAE Aviators

My mailman wears a pair of bright orange Tifosis. My mailman is legit. He’s always smiling , even though his leg was wrapped up in KT tape. I asked him what was up and...

PATAGONIA Men's Quandary Jacket

REVIEW: Patagonia Quandary Jacket

We were given the opportunity to check out a shell from Patagonia’s new line of awesome, environmentally-conscious jackets: the Quandary Jacket. These Responsible Shells are made intentionally with recycled materials and sewn in Fair...

Mountainsmith Dry Tour Fly fishing Bag

REVIEW: Mountainsmith Dry Tour

 Mountainsmith is a client of ours through Blogs for Brands and sent us a Dry Tour Waterproof Fanny Pack to test, which is a waterproof version of their all-time best selling fanny pack,...

Gear Review: Burley Tail Wagon - Read now

REVIEW: Burley Tail Wagon

We received the Burley Tail Wagon Dog Bike Trailer for a giveaway we hosted a few weeks ago and agreed to review it. I tested it out on the back of my Cannondale CAAD...