Review: Line Sick Day 110 Skis

When I first saw the name “Sick Day,” on the 2013/2014 Line Sick Day 110 skis, I took “Sick Day” to describe the awesome, amazing and special days ahead of me. I guess if...

Downhill Fat Tire Race!

The only thing cooler then downhill Fat Tire racing is to do it with a shark on your head. Spoiler alert, there will be a wipeout. Own a piece of gear that you’re dying...

Red Bull Throws World’s First Double Half Pipe Competition

Red Bull Throws World’s First Double Half Pipe Competition

Sometimes when you drink too much Red Bull, you start seeing double. That’s what must have happened to the person who thought up of this double halfpipe (or would make it a fullpipe)? Watch...

Ask Gearographer; Drinking Pee?

Dear Gearographer, My friend watches a lot of “survival” shows, and recently he’s been gearing up for worst-case scenarios. He keeps talking about how you can drink your own pee if worse comes to...

10 Sweet Kickstarters for April

In round two of our monthly round-up, let’s check out what kind of cool projects are up for funding heading into Spring. The Deuce of Spades Outdoor Latrine Trowel It’s been a pretty harsh...

This Week in Outdoor Policy – March 28th

What good is new gear if you don’t have anywhere outside to go use it? Tom Flynn tracks policy related to recreation and conservation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy...

Good vs. Better Gear from Outdoor Retailer and SIA

Good vs. Better Gear from Outdoor Retailer and SIA

Each January, marketers from outdoor brands scramble out of their post-holiday coma to construct tradeshow booths around the world. As if these folks didn’t see enough gear just a few weeks before, they now...

Review: GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

Review: GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

GoPro has certainly made their name in action sport videography, But is all the hype really worth it. Over the past week I have put the new GoPro Hero 3+ Black edition through its...

Review: Tilley’s TMH6 Mash Up Hat

Review: Tilley’s TMH6 Mash Up Hat

Made of 70/30 recycled hemp and organic cotton, the Mash Up Hat is about as sustainable as hats get. More importantly, it’ll stand up to just about any conditions you put it through. And...

Review: Jaybird BlueBuds X Bluetooth Headphones

We’re all familiar with the tangled-earbuds-in-pocket conundrum. A call comes in and it’a race to untangle that mess before your caller hangs up. Here is Jaybird’s solution: the BlueBuds X Bluetooth Headphones. Construction: ★★★★★...

Review: VelocityClip and Adhesive Mount

Many of us have questioned the ridiculously high cost of a POV (point of view) sport cameras. There’s a lot of great ones out there including the darling of POVs, the GoPro Hero 3+...

Review: EcoXBT Waterproof Speaker

With contributions from Yoon Kim Every outdoor enthusiast will eventually want to mix their tunes with the water. That’s what I got to do for the past few with the EcoXGear’s EcoXBT; dunking it...