Catching Bass with James Watson

Professional Angler, James Watson took some time and talked with us about his big win last year and his ever-expanding career. Josh Campbell: First of all, I want to say congratulations on your win at Table Rock Lake last year....

Review: C4 Waterman iSUP XXL

When considering purchasing a standup paddleboard one must consider the type of water where it will mostly be used. Whether on ocean waves, flat lakes, river whitewater, in between or all of the above, certain paddleboards will perform better than...

Review: Insta-Fire Fire Starter

Functionality ★★★★ The Insta-Fire Fire starter is a safe and easy way to start a fire no matter where you are. In just three easy steps, you can have your fire burning in no time at all. Insa-Fire burns at almost...

This Week in Outdoor Policy – May 23rd

What good is new gear if you don’t have anywhere outdoors to go and use it? Tom Flynn tracks policy related to recreation and conservation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news...

Review: Kali Astra Back Protector

Functionality ★★★★★ The Kali Astra back protector is a great investment. Especially since it only cost 200 bucks and your back is a bit more expensive not to mention painful to replace. The Astra is great for the rider who pins...

Review: Revo Guide Small Sunglasses

Functionality ★★★★★ The Revo Guide Small sunglasses are quickly becoming one of my favorite pairs of sunglasses. They are comfortable, built to last, and they look great. I have lost or broken countless sunglasses due to the fact that they fall...

5 Outdoor Companies Started by Badasses

The following people were badasses in their respective outdoor sports, but they also found the time to found cool companies. Patagonia / Chouinard Equipment Badass Founder: Yvon Chouinard Chouinard is first on this list because he accomplished more in his...

Review: Vasque Grand Traverse

Functionality ★★★★★ The Grand Traverse shoe by Vasque is a surprisingly rugged approach shoe. They are advertised to push the limits but when you look at them, you don’t really think of an extreme shoe. They look like the kind of...

What Your Nalgene Says About You

On January 1, 2013, Concord, MA became the second town in the world to outlaw sales of bottled water. Bottled water bans have also taken affect on dozens of college campuses and in many civic buildings across the country. This...

Review: JetBoil Sol TI Premium Cooking System

  Functionality ★★★★★ The JetBoil Sol TI Premium Cooking System is everything and more that you could ask for in a rapid water boiling system. It is capable of delivering consistent heat output down to 20° F (-6° C), all while only...

Review: Fisherman Eyewear

Functionality ★★★★★ The Fisherman Eyewear Cabana sunglasses could be the cheapest pair of legit polarized glasses I’ve ever found. If you’re the type of person who loses things often, but you still want a high quality pair of polarized sunglasses, then...

Review: Lowepro Dashpoint AVC 2

    Functionality ★★★★ The Lowepro Dashpoint AVC 2 is a great and compact storage system for your GoPro and all of your mounts. When you first get into recording with a GoPro camera, you may not see much of a...

7 of the Coolest Multi-Tools on the Market

No matter how meticulous pre-outing planning may be, things can, and will, go wrong. Oftentimes, quick recovery from pending disaster depends upon a simple too: a pair of pliers, knife, screwdriver, bottle-opener; any of these can potentially save the day....