Category: Roundups and Other Stuff

Kickstarter: March 2017 Edition

  Bit Bar: The Pocket Friendly EDC Screwdriver Ends: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 Featuring a full-size handle and the ability to store it anywhere, the Bit Bar™ was made to be passed down through the generations. Including a magnet push...

Is a Crossover Kayak For You?

Every sport goes through trends and innovations. Sometimes it’s revolutionary: mountain bikes first appeared on the scene in Marin County and created a completely new sport. Big wall gear opened up a whole new climbing world when Warren Harding climbed El...

How to Keep Warm for Winter Kayaking

Most kayakers hang their boats up for the winter. That’s a mistake. Winter is often the best paddling season: no crowds, lots of water in many regions of the country, and a rarified rugged environment. But not surprisingly, winter paddling...

Dating How-To’s for Outdoorsy Folks

Alright, I dunno ‘bout you, but I’m kinda getting sick of all these “How-To” articles that you see plastered all over the internet these days. Mostly, because the majority of these articles seem lifeless, uninspired, and are often completely un-helpful. As...

10 Fall Camping Locations in the South

Beartown State Park – Hillsboro, West Virginia Located near the eastern summit of Droop Mountain, Beartown State Park contains 107 acres of nature. Development of the park has been pretty minimal to preserve the park to it’s natural home. Recent...

Ask Gearographer: Feminine Products

Dear Gearographer, I am always willing to pick up stuff for my husband at the store but he won’t return the favor. It doesn’t matter if he needs deodorant, shaving cream or even powder for jock itch; I’m there for him....

Brand Close-Up: Mountain Standard

The idea behind Mountain Standard, a relative newcomer to the outdoor scene, born and bred out of Boulder, Colorado, is to embrace community and location rather than the fascination on traditional outdoor sports. While Mountain Standard is an outdoor brand,...