Jill

Jill Robinson is a freelance writer who lives in a small California beach town near the big wave surf spot, Mavericks. She divides her time between writing about travel, running a kayak business and trying to wring awe-inspiring adventure out of every day. Her articles have been featured in the AFAR, National Geographic Traveler, Outside, the San Francisco Chronicle, and more. Catch up with her adventures on www.dangerjillrobinson.com and IG/Twitter at dangerjr.
Balega Hidden Dry Socks

Pack a Pair of Lightweight Balega Hidden Dry Running Socks

Hoka Wind Pant

Bring the Hoka Wind Pant Along on Your Adventures

OluKai Ki'ihele Sneakers

Slip-on Comfort with OluKai Kiʻihele Sneakers

Fjallraven High Coast Relaxed Shorts

Gear Up for Summer Adventures with Fjallraven High Coast Relaxed Shorts

MSR Guardian Gravity Purifier

Drink Safe Water with MSR Guardian Gravity Purifier

Title Nine Deep Pockets Dress

Travel in Comfort with Title Nine Deep Pockets Dress

Royal Robbins Venture Crew Sock

Royal Robbins Venture Crew Socks are in Step with Your Adventure

Cotopaxi Liso Baselayers

Spring Forward into Cotopaxi Liso Base Layers

Mustang Survival Callan Waterproof Jacket

Stay Dry with Mustang Survival Callan Waterproof Jacket

Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XTherm Max sleeping pad

Sleep Comfortably with Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XTherm Max Sleeping Pad

Vibram FiveFingers Signa and Maiori Shoes | Practical Travel Gear 1

Vibram FiveFingers Signa and Maiori Shoes

By Jill / February 14, 2014 /

When it comes to athletic water shoes, it’s hard to get things right. Depending on what you need them for, water socks don’t have enough traction, but serious soles can be too heavy. With the Vibram FiveFingers Signa and Maiori shoes, you can have both warm-water and cold-water versions of truly versatile water shoes. They…

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Icebreaker Challenge: Five Merino Wool Pieces for 10 Days | Practical Travel Gear 1

Icebreaker Challenge: Five Merino Wool Pieces for 10 Days

By Jill / March 16, 2012 /

One of the most important requirements for travel clothing is the ability to mix and match a limited wardrobe. But when you’re traveling for more than a few days, you have to start thinking about washing your clothes. Or not. Would you believe it’s possible to wear five pieces of clothing for 10 days without…

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Athleta Whatever Skort | Practical Travel Gear

Athleta Whatever Skort

By Jill / December 30, 2011 /

I ducked into an Athleta store this summer with a girlfriend who, like me, travels a lot and likes to have versatile clothing for outdoor adventures at home and abroad. She walked straight to a rack against the wall, pulled out a skirt, and proclaimed: “I love this! I even got one for my sister.”…

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