White Sierra fall travel clothing
It can be hard to find travel clothing that transitions well from summer to fall, and who wants to buy a new wardrobe for every season? White Sierra, a brand I’ve always appreciated for their affordability, has done a good job with their skirts and pants this year, with... Read more
Darn Tough Socks: The Sock for Smart Travelers!
There is nothing quite like having good socks, I mean REALLY good socks, especially when traveling. What is one thing most people do a lot of when they travel? They walk… they walk A LOT. Having a pair or two of really good shoes is an obvious must for travel.... Read more
Outdoor Research Aspire Pant and Kayak Gear Accessories
A few weeks ago, I wrote about three products that helped us out while backpacking the Pacific Crest Trail. This week, I’m back with some products that we loved using during a multi-day sea kayaking trip in Washington state. Like with backpacking, there’s not a lot of extra room... Read more
Acoustic and Utilize Shorts From Nau
If you want shorts that are well made and look great in multiple situations, you can count on Nau to deliver. These synthetic Acoustic ones and the organic cotton Utilize ones are worth packing for your next warm weather adventure. We review a lot of travel pants on this... Read more
Adidas Climalite Flex 360 Sports T-Shirt
Want a lightweight wicking shirt to pack that is cheap enough to buy in twos and threes? Check out this Climalite Flex 360 version from Adidas that’s a real deal. I don’t have a set packing list where I’ve got the exact same items along on every trip, but... Read more
ExOfficio Airhart and Camina Trek’r Shirts
I have quite a few outdoor technical shirts in my closet, but when it comes to adventure-wear that can double as multi-use travel wear, it’s hard to beat ExOfficio. This brand is a solid bet for high-quality, practical, comfortable clothing that will take you from travel day to outdoor... Read more
Big Agnes Women’s Pyramid Jacket
Did you know Big Agnes, maker of top-quality sleeping bags, pads, and tents, now makes men and women’s apparel? Imagine the warmth, comfort, and lightweight convenience of a Big Agnes sleeping bag, and then picture sliding your arms into it like a jacket. That’s how the women’s Pyramid Jacket... Read more
Muck Hale Boots for Women and Kids
If you live, play, or travel to locations where you’re frequently in the outdoors in all conditions, owning a pair of Muck boots falls into the ‘life hack’ category. Or as I like to think of it, the ‘Wow, why did it take me so long to get these?’ category.... Read more
Long Sleeves for Hot Travels: ExOfficio Minimo Shirt
Yeah I know, most people in the northern hemisphere are bundled up in down parkas and snow boots as I write this. But the ones who have the time and means to break away are probably flying somewhere hot and sunny. For good sun protection and wicking in a... Read more
REI Sahara – a Travel Tech Shirt That Won’t Break the Bank
Looking for a long-sleeve travel shirt with lots of features but not a crazy high retail price? This $54 Sahara Tech shirt is a great option. It’s common business sense that a store selling its own brand can do so for a lower price than they have to charge... Read more