Tagged: hiking pack

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...

Matador Freerain32

Matador Releases Hydration Compatible Packable Backpack

Matador Packable Adventure Gear releases the Freerain32 hydration-compatible waterproof backpack, the largest and most technically-advanced bag in its product line. The Freerain32 joins Matador’s Advanced Series, which boasts industry-leading technology in products designed to...

Mountainsmith Scream 25L Ultralight Backpack

Mountainsmith Scream 25L Review

The Mountainsmith Scream 25L is a lightweight, durable backpack that is a great option for someone looking for a backpack they can use for day hikes, vacation travel, and backcountry adventures.  This pack is...

Black Diamond Burn Pack Review

Finding a quality day pack for day hikes and other activities isn’t hard to do these days with a number of brands making quality products. After you’re able to sort out the not so...

Gregory Miwok 22 Review

With a long history of making great fitting backpacking packs, Gregory has been playing in the space of day packs and hydration packs over the past few years.  Often times, when a company jumps...

Black Diamond Innova 50 Pack Review

Spring 2010 saw the entrance of Black Diamond into the world of backpacking. The Innova 50L, a women’s specific pack, was one of its’ first offerings. I have had the opportunity to test out...

Camelbak Fourteener Review

Living in Colorado, one of my favorite seasons is the spring because the snow starts to melt and the trails begin to dry out.  While you can hike with snow on the trials (and...

JanSport Catalyst Review

Do you remember your first JanSport backpack? I sure do. It was red and I wore it on my first day of kindergarten and up until it was no longer cool to wear a...

Millet Peuterey 35 Limited Review

The Millet Peuterey 35 Limited Pack is designed as an all around mountaineering pack, which can be used for a variety of outdoor activities. I had the pleasure of testing this great pack out...

Deuter ACT Trail 28 SL Review

Up until a few years ago, if you said the name Deuter (doy-ter) to a group of your hiking buddies, you were most likely miss-pronouncing the name and many of your friends had never...