Tagged: backpacking

Lowa Tibet GTX

Lowa Tibet GTX Review

The Lowa Tibet GTX hiking boots are like four wheel drive for your feet. In my quest for the most stable, rugged, and capable hiking boots the Lowa Tibet GTX is a contender. Originating...

MSR Trail Base Water Filter Kit

MSR Gravity + Trail Water Filter Kit Review

Let’s See What This MSR Gravity + Water Filter Kit Can Do Removes 99.9999% of Bacteria like E. Coli and Salmonella, and 99.9% of Protozoa like Giardia and Cryptosporidium. The Protozoa seems to be...

Lifesaver Liberty Bottle Review

With a LifeSaver bottle, you can forever say goodbye to packing, transporting or wasting bottled water when you’re going off grid, camping, trekking or back-packing. The release of the new LifeSaver Liberty bottle – a portable water filter...

MSR pocketrocket stove kit

Take A Trek With The MSR PocketRocket Stove Kit

MSR PocketRocket Stove Kit First Thoughts The MSR PocketRocket Stove Kit is small, compact, efficient, and light. Ideal for a day trip or a serious through-hike. At a mere 732g (25.8 oz.), 6” tall and...

Therm-A-Rest Uno Chair

Seating Simplicity With The Therm-A-Rest Uno Chair Review

  The Therm-A-Rest Uno Chair is Something Else The Therm-A-Rest Uno chair is a new introduction for 2017 (available in October of 2016), and is bound to make a splash. It’s small, simple, uses...

Kelty Trail Ridge 6

The Kelty Trail Ridge 6 Person Tent Review

Kelty Trail Ridge 6 Introduction Kelty and the outdoors go hand in hand. From my experience with numerous pieces of gear over the years, their quality is always top notch at a reasonable price....

Melitta Pour-Over Coffee Brewer

Melitta Pour-Over Coffee Brewer Review

“Gooooooood morning” Melitta Pour-Over Coffee Brewer The rage, the hype, the NEW wave of drinking coffee has arrived, (Note sarcasm here)!  Coffee shops around the country are promoting their “slow” coffee bars with manual pour-over coffees. This...