best hiking gps for your next adventure

The Best Hiking GPS – Don’t Get Lost!

These days just about every smartphone comes with GPS capability, so why would you want to spend money on a dedicated GPS handset? It turns out there are a few reasons. For a start, a lot of phones actually

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Black Diamond Storm Review – A Decent Headlamp?

Black Diamond Storm Review – A Decent Headlamp?

Any list of essential gear for an outdoor trip will have a good flashlight featuring prominently. Whether it’s for lighting your path, reading a map or repairing a problem in the rigging, a portable

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Top 3 Best Water Filters for Hiking - Stay Thirsty!

Top 3 Best Water Filters for Hiking – Stay Thirsty!

Fresh, clean water is essential when you’re camping; you’ll want it for drinking, cooking and brushing your teeth at a minimum. The only problem with water is it’s heavy. A one-quart bottle will

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best socks for hiking

The Best Hiking Socks – Don’t Leave Camp Without These Camping Socks!

It’s all about the socks. You may think that your boots are the most important purchase you’ll make, but let’s face it. It’s all about the socks. Without the right socks your feet will be covered

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-The 3 Best Solar Chargers for the Outdoors – Free Juice

The 3 Best Solar Chargers for the Outdoors – Free Juice!

Not long ago the only battery-powered gadget most campers carried was a flashlight. If you ran out of spare D cells you’d have to rummage for gear after sunset, and so your reading by firelight, but

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breeze 2.0 gtx reviews

Vasque Breeze GTX 2.0 Review – A Better Hiking Boot?

Shopping for new hiking boots can be a daunting experience. Different brands, prices, features, and sizes make finding the perfect hiking boot a chore that many people do not look forward to undertaking.

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top cold weather gear

The Best Cold Weather Gear for the Outdoors – Start with These!

Winter sports are always popular. Snowmobiling, ice climbing, cross-country skiing and other cold-weather activities are all attracting new devotees to join an already large army of enthusiasts. There’s

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Vasque Juxt MultiSport Review – Are These Shoes Worth the Leather?

Vasque Juxt MultiSport Review – Are These Shoes Worth the Leather?

Have you ever dreamed about being a Navy SEAL? The Navy SEALs are an elite Special Forces all-male unit trained to conduct military operations on sea, air, and land. They’re pretty badass in our book.

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The Best Camping Axe for the Outdoors – 3 Top Selections

The Best Camping Axe for the Outdoors – 3 Top Selections

Most camping trips involve cutting something at some point. If you just need to cut a length of string, or open a stubborn pack of cookies, a folding knife will do the job for you. That’s just one reason

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Vasque Sundowner Reviews – Are These Hiking Boots Worth their Weight?

Vasque Sundowner Reviews – Are These Hiking Boots Worth their Weight?

The Vasque Sundowner hiking boot has been around since the dawn of time. Okay, maybe not quite that long, but the Vasque Sundowner has been one of the most popular hiking boots for decades. Just ask one

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