Adventure Gear

Gregory Rhune 22 Pack

Pack Your Gear Responsibly in Gregory Rhune 22 Pack

By Jill | September 30, 2022

There are backpacks that you use only in certain circumstances or for specific sports, and there are backpacks you use every day. The Gregory Rhune 22 pack is designed for active users in everyday circumstances. Even better, it’s made from recycled materials.   All fabrics in the pack are made from GRS-certified recycled polyester materials,…

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Abus Bordo 6055C Lite Bike Lock Review – The Best Bike Lock for Your Fall Adventures

By Leah Guill | September 16, 2022

It’s no secret that bike thieves are becoming more and more prevalent in cities across the country. In fact, statistics show that between 2011 and 2015, the number of bicycle thefts increased by 24%. The good news is that there are a growing number of products designed to keep your precious ride safe from would-be…

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Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer Snap Jacket

With Mountain Hardwear’s Ghost Whisperer Snap Jacket, Warmth Doesn’t Have to Be Heavy

By Jill | September 9, 2022

Zippers are awesome. But sometimes zippers are a pain when you don’t have two hands free to tend to them, like when you’re climbing or sipping a beverage. That’s when snaps are better.   The Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer Snap Jacket offers an alternative to the beloved Ghost Whisperer Jacket by replacing the zipper with…

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Patagonia Dirt Roamer Bike Shorts

Upgrade Your Mountain Biking Gear with Patagonia Dirt Roamer Series

By Jill | August 26, 2022

Gravity geeks enjoy dirt trails—from wide-open flow to hardcore single-track. And while one might imagine that any clothing item that can get dirty will do, performance pieces are ideal for wicking sweat, keeping chafing at bay, and staying comfortable. The Patagonia Dirt Roamer Series includes items that any MTB enthusiast can love, whether you dedicate…

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Indyeva Sahra Short: The Beginning of a New Era

By Leah Guill | August 7, 2022

In times of turmoil, there is always light at the end of the tunnel. The year 2018 was a challenging period for the fashion industry where luxury brands faced a lot of criticism for their exploitative practices and expensive products. With consumers becoming more conscious and ethical about what they buy, the demand for sustainable…

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Thousand Traveler Magnetic Bike Lights

Light Your Way with Thousand Traveler Magnetic Bike Lights

By Jill | August 5, 2022

One of the things I always pack on a trip is a bike light. Even if I’m not traveling for a specific cycling trip, I may end up renting a bike, and lights aren’t often included. Sure, I could bike around in the early morning and late evening without a light, but why tempt fate…

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Helly Hansen Helly Hansen Women's Rapide Lifaloft Air Jacket

Helly Hansen Women’s Rapide Lifaloft Air Jacket Lets You Pack Light and Stay Warm

By Jill | July 8, 2022

While I’ll admit that I’m not a “carry on no matter what” traveler, due to some of my adventures being rather gear intensive, I do try to avoid checking a bag. That’s especially helpful this summer, as the airline industry tries to get back up to pre-pandemic service levels despite there still being a pandemic.…

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Arc'teryx Soria Long-Line Bra

Arc’Teryx Soria Long Line Bra and Essent High-Rise Short for a Variety of Adventures

By Jill | July 1, 2022

There’s often confusion about what constitutes “the best” activewear or work-out gear, and while plenty of excellent arguments can be made for clothing that’s breathable, anti-bacterial, or that wicks sweat away from your body—the real answer is that the best gear is what works for you.   Lately, I’ve been testing out the Arc’teryx Soria…

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Salina Polarized Sunglasses from Costa

By Leah Guill | June 23, 2022

It’s been 15 days of intense rain, clouds and extreme sunshine here in Costa Rica and my Salina Polarized Sunglasses from Costa have been through it all! I was fortunate enough to get the beautiful teal colored frames for this magical trip. I paired them with the 580G Gray Polarized Lens to help ease the…

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Protect your Biggest Organ with ActiveIce Spectrum Sun Hoodie from Outdoor Research

By Leah Guill | June 14, 2022

We’ve finally made it through the strange and unexpected weather storms that have been our Springe in Idaho and we are now entering the warm days of Summer. Long days in the summer sun have us wearing more clothes as opposed to wearing more sunscreen. The ActiveIce Spectrum Sun Hoodie from Outdoor Research has been…

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