Author: Kevin Fonger

Spring 2019 Headlamp Guide

  From time to time, there are segments of every industry that show some promise when it comes to innovation.  It typically starts with one brand making a significant change and the other brands...

Smith Outback Sunglasses Review

For the hardcore adventure crazies and the weekend warriors, having one pair of sunglasses that can do it all is pure joy.  While it’s nice to have specific sunglasses for every sport, lets face...

Dahlie Airnet

Dahlie Airnet – Pants and Long Sleeve Review

DÆHLIE is a Norwegian brand established in 1996 from Bjørn Dæhlie who was a highly accomplished competitive nordic skier who set out to create a apparel for endurance athletes. When you look through their...

Sorel Mens Madson Chukka Waterproof Boot

Sorel Men’s Madson Chukka Waterproof Boot

The Sorel Madson Chukka is a waterproof casual boot that is designed to keep you in good graces with the fashion gods while keeping your feet comfortable and protected from inclement weather.  These boots...

Brooks Cascadia 13 Trail Running Shoe Review

The Brooks Cascadia has become a constant over the years among a world of change and chaos. While this shoe continues to evolve through steady innovation, it hasn’t forgotten its core discipline, to provide...

Mountain Khakis 307 Jeans Review

MSRP – $84.95 It’s not a surprise by this point for most people that Mountain Khakis is one of the leading brands when it comes to quality and style for those looking for a...

Hiking with the Patagonia Nine Trails Backpack 28L

Patagonia Nine Trails Backpack 28L – Tested

Price: $159Weight: 2 lbs 3.3 ozCapacity: 1709 cu in The Patagonia Nine Trails Backpack 28L is designed for the adventure seeking hiker who wants a simple pack for essential gear.  This pack has only...

Giesswein Innsbruck Indoor Outdoor Shoe

Giesswein Innsbruck Indoor / Outdoors Shoes

Giesswein, a brand focused on creating products with boiled wool started in Austria in 1954 through creating sweaters for family and friends.  Today, Giesswein primarily on indoor and outdoor footwear along with winter wool...

Pearl Izumi Mountain Biking Apparel

Pearl Izumi Adds to MTB Apparel Collection

Cycling and mountain biking is no longer just a sport or an activity, but it’s a culture and a way of life for many.  The designers over at Pearl Izumi know that Lycra and...

Mountain Khakis All Mountain Pant Features

Mountain Khakis All Mountain Pant gets Update

The All Mountain Khakis Pant by Mountain Khakis is widely known for it’s comfort and fit among outdoor lovers and city folks.  I’ve had the opportunity to test out the original mountain pant for...