Tagged: backpacking

Gregory Baltoro 75 Backpack

Gregory Baltoro 75 Backpack Review

As much as I love winter and playing in the snow I dream about summer days of backpacking the Rockies. What only intensified my excitement was the fact that I would be testing the...

Gregory Paragon 48

Gregory Paragon 48 Backpack Review

Gregory Paragon 48 First Thoughts It’s been a very long time since I’ve been out in the backcountry to go backpacking. Life, careers, and kiddos got us comfortable with the car camping routine. The...

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...

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...

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....

La Sportiva Primer Low GTX

La Sportiva Primer Low GTX Review

GTX:  If you are not familiar with the term perform a simple dictionary search. You may find Mazda GTX, Plymouth GTX, Seadoo GTX, or GTX (Great Train eXpress), a railway project in Korea.  Or...

White Sierra Alpine Anorak Review

Windy, wet and overcast days can make for a miserable outing, unless you have the right gear. Anyone that adventures outside in anything other than perfect weather should have some kind of outer shell...

Lowa Vantage GTX Review

Lowa Vantage GTX Review

Over the years I have done my fair share of hiking in the mountains and the one thing I have found is that a comfortable pair of hiking boots can be the difference between...