Tagged: backpacking

ThermaCELL Heated Insoles ProFLEX Review

ThermaCELL Heated Insoles ProFLEX As a self diagnosed Raynaud’s sufferer I was more than ecstatic for the opportunity to test ThermaCELL’s Heated Insoles ProFLEX. I can simply walk out of my front door in...

Vasque Eriksson GTX

Vasque Eriksson GTX Review

First Impressions of the Vasque Eriksson GTX When the opportunity arose to test and review the Vasque Eriksson GTX, I immediately jumped all over it. And when I think of Vasque, I think of...

copper spur ul2 tent

Big Agnes Copper Spur UL2 Tent Review

The Copper Spur UL2 is a 2-person 3-season that packs the ultimate in protection from the elements and creature comforts into a sub 3 pound package for backpacking or car camping. I have spent...

Mile High Mountaineering Divide 55 Backpack

Mile High Mountaineering Divide 55 Backpack Review

Mile High Mountaineering is a small Denver-based company that has only been around for a few years and in that time has shown that they aren’t messing around with producing top of the line,...

Deuter Dreamlite 500

Deuter Dreamlite 500 Review

Finding a sleeping bag appropriate for warm-weather camping can be tough for me. Choosing the right gear to keep warm seems easier when temperatures are expected to be near or just above freezing. But...

Mountain Hardwear Lightwedge 2 DP Review

A tent is a tent is a tent, right? In some ways, yes. In other ways features, weight, and size all matter—especially when you’re backpacking a long distance or expect adverse terrain and weather...

Eddie Bauer First Ascent Stargazer 3

Eddie Bauer First Ascent Stargazer 3 Backpacking Tent Review

Eddie Bauer’s First Ascent line of expedition gear has been putting out great products for years and I’ve been fortunate enough to test a variety of it.  The Eddie Bauer First Ascent Stargazer 3...