Category: Reviews

Review: OluKai Holomua

To start this review, first off I’d like to say that I’m not a big sandal guy. I own several pairs of sandals but I don’t wear them often for various reasons. Here’s why I converted.  Functionality ★★★★★ Again, I’m not...

Review: K2 Superstitious 84 Skis

The new K2 Superstitious is classified as a woman’s’ ski. So, The Wife is giving me her input, not only because she’s the one using them, but because I’ve only seen them perform from behind. She flat out flies on...

Review: Granite Gear Kahiltna 29

Review: Granite Gear Kahiltna 29

Functionality ★★★★★ The Kahiltna 29 is the quintessential multi purpose backpack. This pack will function optimally in a variety of situations. I like products that have the ability to kill two birds with one stone, and the Kahiltna 29 nailed it! Many...

Review: Solomon XPro 80 W Ladies Ski Boots

The Salomon X-pro 80 is a ladies boot with a bad attitude. Yes, The Wife’s boots look meaner than mine which is fitting because once on the mountain, she scares the heck out of me. This Beauty is a Beast...

Review: Atomic Haymaker Carbon 110 Ski Boots

Atomic’s new high-end Waymaker boots function just as good as they look. The Guts Atomic’s ASY Pro Liner has less padding on the inside where you need more of a sense of feel and more padding on the outside for...

Review: Line Sick Day 110 Skis

When I first saw the name “Sick Day,” on the 2013/2014 Line Sick Day 110 skis, I took “Sick Day” to describe the awesome, amazing and special days ahead of me. I guess if you actually have a real job,...

Review: GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

Review: GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

GoPro has certainly made their name in action sport videography, But is all the hype really worth it. Over the past week I have put the new GoPro Hero 3+ Black edition through its paces and have the verdict. Functionality ★★★★...

Review: Tilley’s TMH6 Mash Up Hat

Review: Tilley’s TMH6 Mash Up Hat

Made of 70/30 recycled hemp and organic cotton, the Mash Up Hat is about as sustainable as hats get. More importantly, it’ll stand up to just about any conditions you put it through. And if it ever wears out, Tilley...

Review: Jaybird BlueBuds X Bluetooth Headphones

We’re all familiar with the tangled-earbuds-in-pocket conundrum. A call comes in and it’a race to untangle that mess before your caller hangs up. Here is Jaybird’s solution: the BlueBuds X Bluetooth Headphones. Construction: ★★★★★ Right off the bat, the construction...

Review: VelocityClip and Adhesive Mount

Many of us have questioned the ridiculously high cost of a POV (point of view) sport cameras. There’s a lot of great ones out there including the darling of POVs, the GoPro Hero 3+ Black, but it begs the question...

Review: EcoXBT Waterproof Speaker

With contributions from Yoon Kim Every outdoor enthusiast will eventually want to mix their tunes with the water. That’s what I got to do for the past few with the EcoXGear’s EcoXBT; dunking it in water, photographing it, and just...