Best Child Carrier Backpacks

Camping and hiking is more fun when the whole family is involved. The only problem is that the younger members of your clan may have a hard time keeping up or if you’re planning on tackling challenging terrain, a stroller...

Review: Kali Aazis Knee Guard

  Functionality ★★★★ The Kali Aazis is a surprisingly light weight and comfortable knee guard. They are very breathable and once you start riding, you barely even notice them. These particular knee guards are geared more toward the dirt jumping crowd...

Review: Rickshaw Zero Messenger Bag

Functionality ★★★★ The Zero Messenger Bag from Rickshaw is an extremely customizable bag. Everything from the color of the logo to the dividers and pockets inside the bag can be changed according to your personal preference. On top of colors, Rickshaw has...

The Art of Gear Hunting

Avid adventurers with a less than average income can easily become discouraged when walking past the full retail prices at REI or their local ski shop. But who those with a nose for deals, high quality gear may not be...

Review: Ecōths Humboldt Shorts

  Functionality ★★★★ The Ecōths Humboldt Shorts are extremely comfortable and well built. They are made with 54% Ramie, 44% Organic Cotton, and 2% Spandex. This means that they you can do anything including sport climbing in these shorts. Ecōths has a program...

Amazing Events in June

Another month and more opportunities to get outside. Check out a sampling of all the outdoor events happening in June, and whatever you do, don’t forget the sunscreen: Red Bull Cliff Diving: USA – June 7th – Possum Kingdom Lake,...

Review: Ogio Commuter Backpack

Functionality ★★★★ The Ogio Commuter Backpack is a great little pack to use for…you guessed it, commuting. I’ve been using the Commuter as my everyday commuting pack for about three weeks now and I don’t have any complaints at all. I’ve...

6 of Our Favorite Pack Rods

Since the early 90’s fishing rod technology has advanced enough that multi-piece rods now perform equally as well as single, or two-piece rods. In the fly rod sphere four piece rods are now the industry standard. In the era of...

Review: Osprey Kode 42 Backpack

Functionality ★★★★ The Osprey Kode 42 Backpack is a beefy and well built pack. It offers everything you need for skiing, snowboard mountaineering, and hut-to-hut trips. It is a very large and versatile pack. If you’re the kind of person who likes for...

Getting Down and Dirty with Eric Porter

Josh Campbell: It seems like you do everything from slope style to downhill to enduro. But what is your favorite type or discipline of riding? Eric Porter: I think if I could only do one for the rest of my life,...

Review: Freewaters Captain

        Functionality ★★★★★ The Freewaters Captain shoes are extremely comfortable. Which is expected because instead of putting one of those uncomfortable soles in the bottom, Freewaters decided to just shove a Thermarest camping pad into them. This may...