Patagonia Cloud Ridge Jacket Review

Patagonia Cloud Ridge Jacket

Whether you’re looking to protect yourself from a torrential downpour or a light sprinkle, the Patagonia Cloud Ridge Jacket 3-layer waterproof shell is designed to keep you dry from all forms of falling moisture.  The Cloud Ridge is more than a basic rain jacket due to the use of 3-layer construction. This design combines the outer shell, the inner H2No ...

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Echo Trip Fly Rod Review

Echo Trip Fly Rod

What is great about fly fishing is that there is a toy for every situation. If you are like me, there is a fly rod for every occasion. One particularly fun fly fishing rod that came out this year is the Echo Trip. The company Echo Fly Fishing is known industry wide to design outstanding fly rods with a creative ...

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BioLite CampStove 2 Bundle Review

BioLite CampStove

First Thoughts On The BioLite CampStove 2 Bundle More than likely, if you are reading this, you are probably a hiker or camper looking for a way to provide some food for an upcoming camping trip. The BioLite CampStove 2 Bundle provides a light weight, simple, and efficient way to provide a well rounded meal out in the backcountry. The cool ...

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Smith Rover Mountain Bike Helmet Review

Smith has always made some of the best ski and snowboard helmets on the market and a few years ago they entered the discussion for best mountain bike helmet with the Forefront.  The Forefront is a full-featured, top of the line helmet that many riders from all-mountain/enduro to cross country fell in love with for its lightweight, excellent fit, and ...

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Princeton Tec Sync Headlamp Review

Princeton Tec Sync

With the warm weather now upon us many of my outdoor activities extend into the evening.  After hours play often requires the use of a headlamp. I find myself carrying a headlamp when I go fishing, running, or biking just in case I end up staying out past dark.  That being said there are many different options when it comes ...

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Osprey Stratos 24 Backpack Review

Stratos 24

The Osprey Stratos line-up has received an update for the Spring/Summer 2017 season. Here is our take on the day-hiker, the Stratos 24. Fit & Comfort Osprey packs excel in this department, and the Stratos 24 did not disappoint. The Stratos 24 is available in one size and has an easy to adjust torso length and can be modified to ...

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