Tagged: lightweight

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...

Brooks PureCadence 3 Review

The “lightweight vs cushioning” debate in the runner’s world rages on continuously; whenever I think of it, it brings to mind that old commercial for my favorite beverage – two dudes slugging it out,...

Puma Faas 500 v3 Review

Although I’ve logged a fair amount of miles the past 10 years, I had yet to wear any Puma brand running shoes. My first thoughts about Puma in general were from my soccer playing days and...

Freewaters GPS Sandal

Freewaters GPS Sandal Review

First Impressions of the Freewaters GPS Sandal Its snowing, again, yet I’m writing about the Freewaters GPS sandals. You feel me though because it’s Spring everywhere (except the Central Rockies), and with Spring comes...

Helly Hansen Odin Fastpack-Jacket

Helly Hansen Odin Fastpack Shell Review

First Impressions of the Helly Hansen Odin Fastpack Shell I have a quiver of jackets for various uses; simpler souls might make do with one and be perfectly happy. That said, having access to...

K2 Ally Helmet Review

The K2 Ally Helmet is a women’s specific ski/ride helmet that is actually sized for a women’s head. The K2 Ally Helmet is not only perfectly sized, available in XS, S, and M, it...

Atlas Run Snowshoe

Atlas Run Snowshoe Review

As snowshoeing is gaining in popularity, many runners are starting to realize the benefits of this fun, physically challenging winter activity.  I first snowshoed several years ago, and while I enjoyed being out in...