Category: Health & Safety

Health and Safety Product Reviews

Whether you’re running an ultra marathon or hiking a local city trail, it’s important to stay safe and remain properly nourished.  There are so many things that can go wrong when getting outside and making sure your gear and nutrition are properly working is extremely important.  We’ve vetted hundreds of health and safety products so you can be confident whether you’re headed out your front door or your local trailhead.

LifeStraw Flex

LifeStraw Flex with Gravity Bag

LifeStraw, a global leader in developing innovative filtration and purification products for safe drinking water, launched the LifeStraw Flex gravity filter, an advanced water filtration system designed for groups that are hiking, camping or impacted by...


Stabil Stride Poles Review

Trekking poles are becoming standard equipment for walkers, hikers, backpackers and trail runners. There are many advantages to using them, the main reason is that they enhance your stability and provide support during more challenging and rugged...

Bite Helper

Bite Helper Review

Mosquitoes are one of the most aggravating nuisances about the outdoors, and their bites are irritating and down right annoying. If you have spent anytime in the outdoors, there is no doubt that you have...

SOL Escape Bivvy

Survive Outdoors Longer (SOL) Escape Bivvy

Survive Outdoors Longer (SOL) Escape Bivvy The Escape Bivvy from  Survive Outdoors Longer (SOL) is a breathable, water resistant and heat reflective backcountry shelter. Escape Bivvy Material This ultra-thin sleeping bag-like shelter is made of...

Kates Real Food Bars

In a recent trip overseas, I was asked if I’d be interested in taking along some Kate’s Real Food Bars to travel with and as one who has a hard time passing up free...