The Top 3 Best Climbing Harnesses with Safety and Comfort in Mind

When it comes to a harness you want safety, comfort and durability all wrapped up into one. It’s safe to say that majority of the climbing harnesses sold by reputable brands are completely safe but can

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The Big Agnes Tiger Wall UL2 Tent Review: Features, Pros and Cons

Twenty years ago, the monopoly that big-name brands like Hilleberg, The North Face, Mountain Hardwear, and Wild Country had over the tent-maker market was such that any newcomers attempting to enter the

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The Kelty Horizon 2 Person Tent Review – Is it a Good Buy?

Backpacking is always a better time when experienced with a significant other or a close friend. The only problem is that it is really hard to find a 2 person tent that is both lightweight and easily packed.

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The Best Hiking Boots for Machu Picchu’s Inca Trail

Despite being one of the world’s most popular tourist and trekking destinations, Peru’s Machu Picchu still carries a certain air of mystique on account of the many unknowns surrounding its existence:

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Scarpa Zen Multisport Review – A Good Lightweight Hiking Shoe?

Founded in Northern Italy in 1938, Scarpa is an old brand with a colorful history. They are known for their high quality footwear throughout the world, with their gear being used by everyone from science

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The Best Effective Lip Balms for Hiking – Stop Chapped Lips!

Every hiker, man or woman, adult or child, should carry a tube of lip balm with them on every outing. Not only are chapped, cracked lips painful but being outdoors in the sun all day means sunburnt lips

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Stay Under: The Best Dive Watches I Love

For divers, a good watch is far up the list of essential equipment, right up there with a knife and way ahead of strobes, lights, cameras and a lot of the other gear people spend money on. As well as its

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The Top 3 Best Fleece Jackets for the Outdoors

Fleece jackets were once bulky, boxy jackets that pulled over time and left fuzzies on everything. They were either too warm or not warm enough. Women may have also had trouble finding fleeces that fit

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A Review of the Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed

Sierra Designs makes 3 major sleeping bag styles but their Bed-Style bags are one of their most popular. The series are bed-style sleeping bags that makes camping out feel like you’re sleeping in

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The Top 3 Best Touchscreen Gloves: Stay Connected and Warm!

As smartphones have become all the rage, many people (especially in winter) often find themselves having to take their gloves to check something on their phones. This gets frustrating and sometimes the

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