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Chris Guill

Having spent most of his adult life traveling for business Chris is obsessed with the latest business and travel gear. He lives in Boise with his wife and 2 boys.
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Lowa Wendelstein Warm GTX Review

ReBound Jogger

2019 GoLite Mens ReBound Jogger and ReActive Boxer Briefs

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Review: Proviz Sportive Men’s Cycling Bib Shorts

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Nau Mens Kush Pants and Stealth Crew Neck Sweater

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Lem’s Trailhead Men’s Lightweight Hikers

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Proviz Switch Reversible Backpack Cover

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Are Conner Hats the Best Hats On Earth? Nathan Hemp Mesh and Mt Warning Wool Hat

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Mens Lowa San Francisco GTX – Versatile and Great Looking Travel Shoe

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Boulder Denim Review and Kickstarter For Denim 2.0

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Brooks of England Sparkhill Backpack

Eagle Creek Backpacks Reviewed

By Chris Guill / July 5, 2016 / Comments Off on Eagle Creek Backpacks Reviewed

Eagle Creek 2-in-1 Tote and Backpack Ever have one of those times where you go somewhere with one bag and come back with two? Or you need something after arrival for carrying things to the beach or for going shopping at the local market? This handy Eagle Creek 2-in-1 Tote/Backpack stuffs down to nothing in your suitcase…

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Eagle Creek Travel Bags Reviewed

Eagle Creek Travel Bags Reviewed

By Chris Guill / July 5, 2016 / Comments Off on Eagle Creek Travel Bags Reviewed

Eagle Creek No Matter What Duffel Every serious traveler needs at least one go-to, all-purpose, work horse of a duffel bag. I’ve had the same bright yellow duffel in my closet since heading to college 20+ years ago, and it just recently kicked the bucket. I thought I’d get an Eagle Creek No Matter What duffel to…

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GoLite Men’s Shoes and Sandals

GoLite Men’s Shoes and Sandals Reviewed

By Chris Guill / June 28, 2016 / Comments Off on GoLite Men’s Shoes and Sandals Reviewed

GoLite Exit Recovery Shoes We often talk on here about finding good double-duty travel shoes that will work in multiple situations. So do you really want to take along another pair of shoes you only wear when you’re not out doing something? If you ask your feet, they might say “Yes please!” These Exit shoes…

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Olukai Sandals and Shoes Reviewed

By Chris Guill / June 27, 2016 / Comments Off on Olukai Sandals and Shoes Reviewed

Wearing a comfortable pair of shoes for the right occasion can make you feel great. Regardless of whether they are flip-flops, sandals, mesh shoes, sneakers or even slippers, Olukai guarantees that you will find some of the most comfortable, unique, and lightweight footwear for all adventures – both indoor and outdoor. Olukai’s footwear line offers…

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4 of The Best [Helinox] Outdoor Chairs Reviewed

By Chris Guill / June 2, 2016 / Comments Off on 4 of The Best [Helinox] Outdoor Chairs Reviewed

Hiking, camping, and even biking are all fun, adventurous and enjoyable outdoor activities. If you are an avid outdoor adventure-seeker like I am, then you know that after hiking or biking for several hours, it’s nice to sit down for a lunch, power bar or protein break. If you are high in the mountains, it…

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In Review: Osprey Daypacks

By Chris Guill / June 1, 2016 / Comments Off on In Review: Osprey Daypacks

If you are looking for a quality daypack that is built to survive the toughest environment, and is also easy to pack and is light weight, then look no further than the Osprey brand. The Osprey day packs are some of the best day packs available, for every environment and occasion. Regardless of whether you…

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4 Of The Best Osprey Backpack Classics Reviewed

By Chris Guill / June 1, 2016 / Comments Off on 4 Of The Best Osprey Backpack Classics Reviewed

Part of enriching the camping, hiking, and outdoor adventure experience is making sure you have your gear with you. This makes shopping for the perfect backpack necessary. If you haven’t yet checked out Osprey’s line of backpacks and day packs, then here are some reasons why you should. The Osprey classic backpack comes equipped with…

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Mountain Khakis – An In-Depth Review

By Chris Guill / May 26, 2016 / Comments Off on Mountain Khakis – An In-Depth Review

Yes, almost anyone can create a product or a business, but how many people can actually create a brand? Creating a brand is more than just creating a unique item. It has to have a tale of its origin, one that people can relate to. A brand also has to solve the target problem and…

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The Traveler’s Guide to Darn Tough Socks

By Chris Guill / May 19, 2016 / Comments Off on The Traveler’s Guide to Darn Tough Socks

With a name like Darn Tough, it is difficult to take this company seriously but the socks made by this brand are the real deal. These socks really do justice to its brand name. They are specifically designed to last you a life-time. They sell a wide variety of socks from biking, hiking. running, skiing/riding,…

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Slicks Travel System Review: All Purpose Travel Backpack

By Chris Guill / January 17, 2016 / Comments Off on Slicks Travel System Review: All Purpose Travel Backpack

The Slicks Travel System claims to be the one bag for all occasions.  We have been testing the Slicks for a few weeks in a wide variety of situations and it is proving to be one of the most versatile travel backpacks we have ever used. About the Slicks Travel System The Slicks backpack is…

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