Tagged: Travel

Hiplok Gold

The HipLok Gold Bicycle Lock Review

First Take On The Hiplok Gold As the name kind of suggests, the HipLok Gold is a wearable lock (around your hip) with its patented carry system. Recently, I’ve been on the hunt for...

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,...

Silca Seat Roll

The Silca Seat Roll Grande Americano Review

Silca Seat Roll Grande Americano Out of the box this was quite the compact package, but when opened up, it provided three good sized pockets for my support gear. How come the Americans always...

Matador Backpack

A Super Lightweight Trail Option: The Matador Backpack Review

A Lightweight Look at The Matador Backpack             Matador came up with this really small, as in pocket-sized small, lightweight blanket. They decided to see if that concept could be carried further into the outdoor...

Kelty Redwing 50 Reserve

Kelty Redwing 50 Reserve Review

  Multi use backpacks are an enormous market and as a result there are a huge variety options. It can be tough for a pack to stand out from the crowd. Brimming with features...

Melitta Pour-Over Coffee Brewer

Melitta Pour-Over Coffee Brewer Review

“Gooooooood morning” Melitta Pour-Over Coffee Brewer The rage, the hype, the NEW wave of drinking coffee has arrived, (Note sarcasm here)!  Coffee shops around the country are promoting their “slow” coffee bars with manual pour-over coffees. This...

Eagle Creek Gear Warrior 29 Review

[tabs type=”horizontal”][tabs_head][tab_title]Pros[/tab_title][tab_title]Cons[/tab_title][tab_title]Pricing[/tab_title][/tabs_head][tab] -29 inch stays lightweight while having optimal space. -All handles are firmly anchored and easy to grab quickly, yet comfortable to carry -Blue color stands out easily among other bags -Easy to...

Nathan FlexShot Water Bottle Review

The water bottle market is always offering a new spin on an old concept: keep water cool, portable, and easy to drink from. However, not all water bottles are created equal. Fortunately, the Nathan...