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.
myCharge Portable Chargers

myCharge Portable Chargers Will Complete Your Travel Go-Tos

LOWA Aerox GTX® Surround Shoes

LOWA Aerox GTX® Surround Shoes For Men And Women

Craghoppers Jackets and Pants

Craghoppers Jackets And Pants For All Your Traveling Needs – A Quick Review

Mosquito Repellent - PARA’KITO

2017 Best All Natural Mosquito Repellent- PARA’KITO – A Quick Review

PHOOZY Thermal Capsule

The Phoozy – Out Of This World Phone Protection – A Quick Review

Lander - Moab Case

Lander Moab Phone Case: Now with Wrist Strap – A Quick Review

Jabra Sport Pulse Bluetooth Headphones

Jabra Sport Pulse Bluetooth Headphones; Not Your Momma’s Heart Rate Monitor – A Quick Review

Columbia Underwear

2017 Columbia Underwear For The Active Traveler – A Quick Review

Phunkshun Wear

Coverage Created in Colorado: 5 Things You Need From Phunkshun Wear

Pickle Juice Power

2017 Must Buy: Pickle Juice Power And The Athlete In All Of Us – A Quick Review

Craving a Maven from Gregory Backpacks

By Leah Guill / October 12, 2020 /

Dearest Quarantine, we are over you and ready to responsibly take our children to a land where nature is our screen. Zion has been on our bucket list for a while and now it’s time to see it. For this backpacking trip, the Maven from Gregory Backpacks will be my go-to pack. This will be…

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The Unstoppable Lily Trotters Compression Socks

By Leah Guill / October 8, 2020 /

While 2020 seems to have stopped so many of us in our tracks, changed and cancelled plans, I have been able to find freedom and comfort in my Lily Trotter Signature Compression Socks. Yes, you read that right. Lily Trotter socks have put the pep back in my step and have made the long days…

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All Hazards Prime 29L Backpack from 5.11 Tactical

By Leah Guill / October 7, 2020 /

I have used the 5.11 All Hazards Prime 29L Backpack on a daily basis, for about 3 months. The short of it is, this pack is bullet proof! I use this pack for everything. I use it as my daily go bag for work, over night trips, tactical training, hikes and general rucking. As an…

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Baxter Dog Backpack from Kurgo

By Leah Guill / October 1, 2020 /

As I prepared a list for our three-day backpacking trip in the Sawtooth National Forest, I realized how much additional weight I would be carrying for my 100lb Yellow Lab, Ozzy. I began searching for a pack that would be a good fit while also providing enough space for ten cups of food, a water…

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Serengeti Presents the Lela Frame

By Leah Guill / September 30, 2020 /

Serengeti sunglasses is stepping up their game with new frame additions to their already beautiful lines. The Lela frame from Serengeti seamlessly combines a retro frame with the lens technology we count on from Serengeti. Channeling my inner Audrey Hepburn, I gave the Serengeti Lela a real road test on our drive from Idaho to…

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Kuju Pour Over Coffee- For all your Travels

By Leah Guill / September 24, 2020 /

Kuju coffee is pour over coffee that is made for all travels- small and large. We took Kuju pour over coffee with us on a week long trip to Zion National Park during a road trip with our kids- so you know we needed warm coffee in our cups to survive the day! Kuju Flavor…

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Time to Upgrade- A Father and Daughter Backpacking Trip Gear Review

By Leah Guill / September 17, 2020 /

Carey’s Summer Backpacking 2020 How does today’s quality backpacking gear compare to what was available just a decade ago? Having taken a bit of a hiatus from the outdoors, I have a garage full of what should be solid equipment to put to the test against all the goodies you can buy today. We spent…

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Muir Energy is the Real Food You Need for the Trail

By Leah Guill / September 14, 2020 /

Muir Energy was a welcomed source of nutrition and energy for our family on our recent trip to Zion National Park for a week. We took with a custom Energy Pack created for us by Muir Energy themselves! Fast Burning Energy Perfect for your short adventures, the Fast Burning Muir Energy gels are created from…

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Chirp Loud with Birdie Personal Alarm

By Leah Guill / September 2, 2020 /

Here at Practical Travel Gear we support healthy, fun and most importantly safe travels. With all the planning for food, accommodations, activities and transportation, personal safety shouldn’t be something you have to plan ahead for. Birdie is a small, slim designed personal safety alarm that can attach to any bag, belt loop, key chain, dog…

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Tarpestry Playfully Fills Your Space With Art

By Leah Guill / August 26, 2020 /

Tarpestry is a new brand that combines fun, colorful prints with rugged fabric to create the ultimate in outdoor mats. Available in Classic, Rugged, Epic and even a dog duvet cover, Tarpestry has made their entrance in the outdoor gear scene and it is beautiful! We have a rugged Tarpestry in the Leopard print. As…

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