Leah Guill

Leah specializes in women's outdoor sports as well as our new yoga and SUP focused sections. Her favorite travel accessory are the ones who can pack a punch, do double duty and make traveling with kids easier on everyone! She lives in Idaho with her husband and two sons.
ASAP Wound Dressing Gel- OTC

What We Recommend For Your Outdoor Trips: ASAP Wound Dressing Gel- OTC

GoMacro Bar

Thrive GoMacro Bar, Your New Go-To Bar – A Quick Review

DopoplerBottle

Review of The Innovative Dopper Water Bottle | The Perfect Picnic Bottle

Sea to Summit | Travelling Light Series Review

Sea to Summit | Travelling Light Series Review

Our Top Three Picks from Toad&Co for 2020

By Leah Guill / March 27, 2020 /

Oh boy did I have plans for these Toad&Co clothes! We were going to hike to water falls together, eat ice cream during a sunset and feed giraffes at lunch. However, like you, I am in my house, complying with the CDC recommendations for social distancing. Sunkissed Maxi Dress Wrap yourself up in the Sunkissed…

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Bolle 2020- Start the Year Out in Stylish and Safer Gear

By Leah Guill / February 8, 2020 /

Bolle has been a well-known brand throughout the snow sports arena for some time now, 130 years to be exact. Created by Seraphin Bolle in France, Bolle was one of the first companies to utilize a new type of Celluloid in the production of their products. It wasn’t until 1950 when Bolle added goggles to…

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Serengeti Eyewear- Mara Frames and Driver’s Lens

By Leah Guill / February 5, 2020 /

Ring in 2020 with a pair of Mara frames from Serengeti Eyewear. With technology that dates back to 1877, Serengeti Eyewear, more specifically the Photochromic and Spectral Control lens, has risen to be the most advanced eyewear on the market. For the year 2020, Practical Travel Gear is looking forward to the new year with…

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Keep Yourself Visible with Proviz Nightrider Cycling Rucksack

By Leah Guill / December 1, 2019 /

Proviz has always created highly visible products for cyclists and the Nightrider Cycling Rucksack is a great large capacity backpack. We live in a very active community and with two small children you can usually find us out and about. One of our favorite modes of transportation is our bikes. For our family, being visible…

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ROC Waterproof 10,000mAh Charger: Ready for Adventure

By Leah Guill / November 29, 2019 /

Annnnd in this corner of the World, weighing in at just under a pound, is the ROC Waterproof 10,000mAh Charger! Not only is this charger waterproof, it is also solar and wireless. It is the size of a smartphone in a rugged case. Let’s get into the details about the ROC Waterproof 10,000mAh Charger. As…

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LOWA Barina II GTX for Women

By Leah Guill / November 24, 2019 /

Straight out of Slovakia comes my new favorite winter boots, the LOWA Barina II GTX. It is the newest to the LOWA women’s cold weather line and don’t be too jealous because you can grab yourself a pair, too. At first glance, these shoes are adorable! Well styled with the grey leather paired with tweed-like…

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McCall’s Shore Lodge- A Girl’s Midweek Getaway

By Leah Guill / November 15, 2019 /

In celebration of a dear friend’s pregnancy, myself and 5 friends embarked on a midweek getaway to the Shore Lodge and their private spa, The Cove. Nestled just outside of the resort town of McCall, Idaho, Shore Lodge was built in 1948 and boasts newly renovated guest rooms and a restaurant and bar space. The…

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Designed for Good: The Toad&Co Flextime Moto Crop and Windmere ll Dress

By Leah Guill / November 13, 2019 /

Practical Travel Gear has been field testing Toad&Co clothing for years now. Toad&Co has proven itself not only as a quality clothing company but as a friend to our Mother Earth. The Flextime Moto Crops and Windmere II dress are the perfect earth friendly additions to your closet this year. Flextime Moto Crops If you…

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Relax with Winged- CBD Formulated for Women

By Leah Guill / October 25, 2019 /

Winged- CBD Formulated for Women Founded in 2017 by Jessica Mulligan, Winged CBD was developed and formulated to help other women find their inner peace and and enjoy the day again. With all that life throws at us, it is no wonder why anxiety and depression diagnoses are on the rise. Barnes and Noble, the…

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Make Mother Earth Proud with the Patagonia Black Hole Wheeled Duffle 70L

By Leah Guill / September 30, 2019 /

Weighing in at just under 8 pounds, the Black Hole Wheeled Duffle from Patagonia is an impressive bag. We loaded a long weekend of clothes for a family of four into the Black Hole Duffle and headed to warmer weather. The internal body is simply designed with two compression tie downs and two zippered mesh…

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