Adventure Gear

Pack for Your Weekend Escape with Gregory Border Traveler 30L Pack

By Jill | September 17, 2021

In the interest of minimizing travel luggage, we’ve trained ourselves to pack light and use clothing that can be worn for a variety of occasions. That keeps us from dragging around a lot of things we don’t really need, and saves money in checking bags when flying.   Even for a weekend escape, when our…

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proof. Leak Proof Underwear

By Leah Guill | September 17, 2021

In my concerted and continued effort to become more of a minimalist when it comes to my travel gear, I have made 2021 the year of trying period products that are not only practical for travel and daily use, but also cut down on the single use plastics and trash I create. After having both…

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CAMP Cove Sunglasses from SHWOOD

By Leah Guill | September 14, 2021

At the Outdoor Retailer Show this last August, I snuck into the prettiest sunglass display I have ever seen. Sunglass frames made from seashells, wood, flowers and acetate. Expecting the variety of materials would make for a heavy frame, I was pleasantly surprised by how light the SHWOOD frames were. There are 4 collections in…

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LifeHandle is the Extra Hand You Need in Life

By Leah Guill | August 30, 2021

Have you also felt the surge of outdoor explorers in the these past 18 months? We have seen a noticeable increase in families, pets, gear and activities in our home of Boise, Idaho. We are also part of the problem and have been using the time we’ve been given to explore more and trying to…

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Saucony Stopwatch Singlet

Combine Run Time with Adventure with Saucony Stopwatch Tops

By Jill | August 27, 2021

Classic running shirts are also great adventure shirts. Think about it. They’re made especially to wick sweat away while you’re active, which is also what you want when you’re out hiking and biking—not only when you’re running. And packing fewer items that do many things well is ideal for keeping your bags light when you’re…

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BTR Ultralight Backpacking Stool 17 Inch

By Christian Parrott | August 26, 2021

BTR Ultralight Backpacking Stool 17 inch The BTR Ultralight Backpacking 17-inch stool is the most convenient, light (14.10z), and easiest set up I have ever encountered with a chair. Once you unpack the stool from the box, you can literally set it up within 5 seconds. All you have to do is extend the legs…

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The North Face women's Wander Tank

Wander Far and Wide with The North Face Women’s Wander Tank and Short

By Jill | August 20, 2021

Whether you’re enjoying the great outdoors close to home this summer, or are off on a distant adventure, having comfortable sporty clothing items are part of the recipe for enjoyment. Versatile pieces that can take you from the trail to a socially distanced backyard barbecue don’t have to be fancy—they just have to perform well…

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Zenbivy Motobed

Zenbivy Motobed

By Christian Parrott | August 3, 2021

  The Zenbivy Motobed provided me with the best night of sleep I’ve ever had camping. My first use with the Zenbivy Motobed was up in the Sawtooth mountains in Stanley, Idaho. It was about a 6-mile hike up to Imogene Lake which had the most spectacular views the whole trip. I used the XL…

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Gregory Arrio 22 Unisex Bag for Day Hiking

By Leah Guill | July 28, 2021

Summer is coming to an end with school starting in a couple of weeks and cooler weather on the forecast. It’s been a summer full of adventure,  travel and making memories. Looking back at our photos from the last couple of months, one piece of gear has been in all of them! It is the…

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Fjallraven Abisko Midsummer Zip Off Trousers

Hit the Trail in Fjallraven Abisko Midsummer Zip Off Trousers

By Jill | July 16, 2021

Sure, you could bring pants and shorts on a hike, but when you have a good pair of zip-off pants, you have both in one. The traditional problem with these types of pants for women, though, is that zip-offs were mostly just men’s pants sized smaller. They didn’t fit a woman’s body very well, and…

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