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The North Face Kings Canyon 4 – Lightweight 4 Season Outdoor Tent

Monday, June 17th, 2013

Most 4 person tents out there are not lightweight or spacious and finding one can be a challenge. Enter The North Face Canyon 4 tent. I guess the reason why The North Face calls this tent the “Canyon” is because it offers comfortable room for 4 persons in this lightweight outdoor abode.

Mountain Hardware Skyledge 3 – Resist Strong Wind and Lightweight

Monday, May 27th, 2013

Backpackers and campers generally want to lean towards lightweight gear, because to put it simply the lighter your backpack the less strain on your back and legs and this is especially great for long distance excursions. That is why the Mountain Hardware Skyledge 3 tent is a great fit.

LifeStraw Portable Water Filter – Drink Dirty Water On The Go

Monday, May 20th, 2013



Lifespan – Filters at least 1,000 liters of water
Removes up to:

GSI Outdoors Soft-Sided Bottle Set – Compact Set for When You Need To Fill Up

Sunday, May 12th, 2013


If you need to have bottles ready for filling up water when you need to on your excursions and do not want to carry heavy or bulky plastic bottles, the GSI Outdoors Soft-Sided Bottles are for you. This set of four 2 oz soft laminated polypropylene bottles are light and do not take up much space in your day backpack or jacket.

Exped Torrent 50 – Dry Sac Backpack – Great Wet Protection

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Traveling to a country or destination with lots of rain or going to be on or near a lake or ocean?

Klymit Static V Sleeping Pad – Super Value

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Klymit Static V sleeping pad great value green

The Klymit Static V sleeping pad is a great value at $60. The Static V offers lots of comfort and size coming at 72 ” X 23″ X 2.5″. Some campers have said that the Klymit’s cushioning and largeness offers them very comfortable outdoor slumber in a variety of surfaces.

Brunton Sustain2™ Portable Electronics Battery (Black) with USB Port

Sunday, February 10th, 2013

Brunton Sustain2 battery pack electronic phone charger

The Brunton Sustain2 portable battery comes in at 7.75″x3.75″x1″ fairly small and lighter than the Brunton Impel, but can charge various electronics with USB, 12v, 16v and 19v outputs. Whether it is a smart/cell phones ,tablets to laptops the Sustain2 will top up the battery. Made of rugged, long lasting rubberized housing it should be able handle the outdoors with ease. The storage capacity is 6,000 mAh and it outputs to USB voltage and 12v, 16v, 19v.

Arc’teryx Miura 50 – Climbing Backpack

Sunday, September 2nd, 2012

Arc'Teryx Miura 50 climbing backpack

The Arc’teryx Miura 50 is one tough backpack, made of 630-denier “Superpack” nylon and rubbery Hypalon trim this backpack can handle anything you throw at it on your climbing or hiking trips.

Survival Paracord Bracelet – A Line When You Are In a JAM

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Forget the knife and fire starter, in an emergency a rope…in this case a paracord can prove very valuable. There are many emergency uses for it, you can use it for tying things, tourniquets, shoelaces, snares, and more.

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