Tagged: hiking

La Sportiva Spire GTX Hiking Boot Review

La Sportiva Spire GTX Hiking Boot Review

Morning hikes are a refreshing choice, especially in the midst of scorching summer days. For this summer’s outdoor adventures, my footwear of choice has consistently been the La Sportiva Spire GTX Hiking Boot. La...

Salewa Alp Trainer 2

Salewa Alp Trainer 2 Hiking Shoe Review

First Thoughts On The Salewa Alp Trainer 2 The Alp Trainer 2 is a lightweight, agile and comfortable boot that represents an excellent choice for alpine hiking-related activities. With a name like “Alp”, a...

Day Hiking Done in Comfort

Day Hiking Done in Comfort

Heading out for a day hike is a wonderful way to explore nature with friends, family, and even by yourself. And when you are casually hiking to a favorite waterfall or bagging a technical...

Front of Hiking Shoe

Danner Trailcomber Hiking Shoe Review

Wow! What a crazy Spring it has been. With all of the madness surrounding COVID-19 it is definitely important to get outdoors for one’s mental sanity. For me hiking is one of the close...

Mold-able Tecnica Plasma S GTX Shoe Review

Tecnica Plasma S GTX Hiking shoes have come a long way. The technological advances, research, and testing are a big part of every shoe designers’ modus operandi. Tecnica Sports takes that approach to the...

Danner Trail 2650 Hiking

Danner Trail 2650 Review

On the road or off trail the new Danner Trail 2650 is the lightweight hiker for all occasions. Danner Shoes have been around for quite some time. Danner’s beginnings date back to the 1930’s...

Smith Optics Roam Sunglass

Smith Optics Roam Sunglass Review

Stylish and functional are two words that easily describe the Smith Roam sunglasses. I’ve been testing these sunglasses on backcountry ski tours, skinny ski days at the local nordic center, trail running, dog walking/hiking,...

Lowa Approach Pro

The Lowa Approach Pro GTX Lo Review

First Thoughts On The Lowa Approach Pro GTX Lo When I think of Lowa, either heavy duty mountaineering, or nimble rock climbing comes to mind. Obviously, the Lowa Approach Pro GTX Lo speaks to...

Merrell MQM Rush Flex – A Hybrid Hiker

Merrell has launched the second iteration of their MQM line with the introduction of the MQM Rush Flex. This technical hiker is engineered with ballistic fabrics carefully mapped in high wear areas to offer...