Columbia Helsinki Pant Review

Columbia’s Helsinki Pant incorporates Omni-Tech technology to provide a waterproof yet breathable ski/boarding pant. We tested the Helsinki Pant on frigid morning downhill laps and were surprised about the warmth they provided despite their...

Patagonia Women’s Reconnaissance Jacket Review

Patagonia’s Reconnaissance Jacket is a dream for winter’s chill. The jacket is soft and highly compressible while delivering unbelievable warmth and comfort. We tested the Reconnaissance on many Colorado ski days and on long...

Polarmax Travel Weight Pant and Crew Review

Packing for a trip in the winter or fall can be tough. You don’t want to bring lots of bulky items, but staying warm when checking out tourist sites can make or break your...

Obermeyer Tara Jacket Review

Obermeyer’s Tara Jacket has come in handy the last week or so in Colorado, as mother nature has hit us with a cold spell. We tested the Tara Jacket while skiing on days where...

North Face Crimptastic Hybrid Jacket Review

The North Face Crimptastic Hybrid jacket not only has a great name, but it also comes with great performance.  Packing 800 fill down in the Crimptastic, this jacket keeps you plenty warm in the...

Under Armour Revenant Review

Under Armour Revenant Review

Under Armour has recently come out with the Revenant running shoe, a great option for those looking for stability while running. The Revenant was up to the task of delivering a very smooth ride,...

Eureka Grand Manan 9 Tent Review

The Grand Manan 9 Recreation Tent is very well constructed, durable, lightweight and easy to use. We were able to comfortably fit 3 people, dog and our gear in the tent with room to...

Merrell Big Sky Review (Best Value)

The Big Sky jacket by Merrell is the perfect blend between performance and style.  If you’ve read any of our past reviews, you will know that we are big fans of gear that meets...

Mountain Hardwear Synchronicity Jacket Review

For those of you that are familiar with goose down fill, you know that it is extremely warm, lightweight, and soft against the skin.  The problem with down is when it gets wet, the warmth...

Salomon Snowtrip II Pant Review

We’ve been testing out the  Salomon Snowtrip II pants on some of our early winter adventures. To start, the Snowtrip II pant is a softshell snow pant that performs well in almost any activity. Although these pants are...