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Helly Hansen Women’s HH Warm Pant

Helly Hansen Women’s HH Warm Pant

People say that boots are the most important piece of ski gear, but I would put it out there that a good set of baselayers can also make for a better day out on the slopes. The Helly Hansen Women’s HH Warm Flow High Neck ½ Zip Top and HH Warm Bottoms are that magic [...]

February 3, 2015 Leslie Steen 0

Helly Hansen Women’s HH Warm Flow High Neck 1/2 Zip Top

Helly Hansen Women’s HH Warm Flow High Neck 1/2 Zip Top

People say that boots are the most important piece of ski gear, but I would put it out there that a good set of baselayers can also make for a better day out on the slopes. The Helly Hansen Women’s HH Warm Flow High Neck ½ Zip Top and HH Warm Pant are that magic [...]

February 3, 2015 Leslie Steen 0

E-Case iSeries Waterproof iPhone Case

E-Case iSeries Waterproof iPhone Case

Raise your hand if you’ve ever cracked, soaked, run over, or otherwise damaged your expensive smartphone. Anyone out there? Let’s face it, we are our own worst enemies when it comes to keeping our smartphones intact. I bring mine everywhere, so  there are infinite number of ways to trash it while in the outdoors.  For me  [...]

January 18, 2015 Leslie Steen 0

Icebug DTS BUGrip OutDry Running Shoes

Icebug DTS BUGrip OutDry Running Shoes

Icebug’s DTS BUGrip OutDry running shoes allow dedicated trail runners to keep on running, even when most people opt to hunker down indoors to let the storm pass. The shoes have what it takes to extend the trail running season into the dead of winter as long the snow isn’t piled too high, and the [...]

November 30, 2014 Scott Steen 0

Scrubba Wash Bag

Scrubba Wash Bag

On extended road trips, clean clothes become as rare as a stylish mullet. The Scrubba Wash Bag, an innovative roll-top bag makes cleaning my grubby duds a cinch in the field. The seam-sealed, 13–by-21-inch sack contains an internal, flexible washboard and has pictogram instructions screen-printed on the outside. It works like this: Drop in dirty laundry [...]

October 1, 2014 Allison Woods 0

Platypus SoftBottle Water Bottle

Platypus SoftBottle Water Bottle

The Platypus SoftBottle fills a niche in my water bottle quiver. When space and ounces are at a premium, this soft water bottle/pouch is a reliable, collapsible container for transporting the liquid of life. The Platypus SoftBottle comes in two sizes: . .5 L (8 oz.) and  1L (10 oz.) , which, according to Platypus, [...]

September 26, 2014 Leslie Steen 0

Sierra Designs Lightning 2 UL Tent

Sierra Designs Lightning 2 UL Tent

The UL in the Sierra Designs Lighting 2 UL Tent stands for “ultra light,”  but it could also stand for “unbelievably lucky,” which is how I’ve felt after using it on weekend fast and light adventures this summer. Getting ready for an impromptu overnight fishing trip in the Gros Ventre range outside of Jackson, WY [...]

September 17, 2014 Leslie Steen 0

Thermarest Saros Sleeping Bag

Thermarest Saros Sleeping Bag

I recently spent 22 nights sleeping in my Thermarest Saros Sleeping Bag on an early summer backpacking trip in the Wind River Mountains of Wyoming. I was careful to select gear I knew would minimize weight and maximize my comfort and happiness while on the trail. It was especially important for me to have the [...]

August 28, 2014 Scott Steen 0

Thermarest NeoAir XLite Mattress

Thermarest NeoAir XLite Mattress

Earlier this summer, I spent 22 days on a backpacking trip across the Wind River Mountains of Wyoming. I was very careful to only pack the most practical, high quality gear for my adventure, and needed a sleeping pad that was both lightweight and comfortable. The Thermarest NeoAir XLite Mattress was ideal thanks to its  [...]

August 28, 2014 Scott Steen 0

Sierra Designs Women’s Hiking Tank

Sierra Designs Women’s Hiking Tank

I like wearing tank tops on hot summer days, but I don’t like  sunburnt shoulders, tell-tale tan lines, and chafing under my backpack straps. The Sierra Designs Women’s Hiking Tank covers these bases with grace and style, so I can have the protection of a tee with the freedom of a tank when I’m spending long [...]

August 21, 2014 Leslie Steen 0