Leah Guill

WynoBago for Year Round Refreshments

By Leah Guill | August 2, 2021

With summer plans in full swing and get togethers a plenty we are on the hunt for gear that can go where we go and bring a little party with! The WynoBago is just the thing to bring along on hikes, picnics, boating and to your favorite outdoor festival. Lighter and far more practical than…

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Gregory Arrio 22 Unisex Bag for Day Hiking

By Leah Guill | July 28, 2021

Summer is coming to an end with school starting in a couple of weeks and cooler weather on the forecast. It’s been a summer full of adventure,  travel and making memories. Looking back at our photos from the last couple of months, one piece of gear has been in all of them! It is the…

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Kurgo Wander Hammock for Pets and Passengers

By Leah Guill | July 15, 2021

Guest Writer, Sarah Carey With my kids growing up and moving out of the house, my husband and I recently decided to add to our 4-legged family with a new pound pup, Echo. Boy! I totally forgot all the these you need for a little pup and so I turned to Kurgo and the Wander…

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64oz Growler from Miir

By Leah Guill | June 14, 2021

Helllooooo from my backyard, cold drink in hand and my Miir Growler ready for the afternoon of relaxation and great conversation. Miir was one of the first lines we were introduced to at the Outdoor Retailer when my family purchased the PTG site and I still use my blue camp cup to this day! With…

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Reliable and Lightweight Products from Pinch Outdoors

By Leah Guill | June 8, 2021

Born in Idaho, Pinch provides products that will come in handy when you are… well, in a pinch! Pinch’s product line is comprised of Pocket Kindling, Number Two, No BS bag, T-shirts. Gaiters and phone cases. Pocket Kindling and Pocket Kindling- Ultralight Available in the reusable and waterproof plastic container or a biodegradable tube for…

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My Favorite Hiking Items that go from Spring to Fall

By Leah Guill | June 7, 2021

So, I did a thing… I signed our family up for the #52hikechallenge for 2021. 52 hikes in 52 weeks! With all the planning and actual hiking, I wanted to share with you some clutch finds that have made our hikes more enjoyable! Minus 33 Mini Crew Socks Starting at the most important place, the…

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Upgrade Your BackYard BBQ Game In Time For Father’s Day

By Leah Guill | June 1, 2021

The world is slowly opening back up after a year of various lock downs. We are starting to hang out and socialize IN PERSON again! And, it feels amazing. Keeping our friends and family as safe as we can, we have begun to host weekly BBQs and have some suggestions to upgrade your backyard BBQ…

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Maya Frames from Costa Sunglasses

By Leah Guill | May 13, 2021

The Maya frames are the newest offering from Costa and hands down, they are my favorite frames I have ever reviewed from Costa! The Maya frames is sassy with a hint of the iconic 1950’s cat-eye that is best for a smaller face. I opted for the Shiny Coral Tortoise frame with the gray polycarbonate…

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Kurgo’s Stash and Dash Harness for Your Best Friend

By Leah Guill | May 10, 2021

We love dogs and our dogs at Practical Travel Gear love Kurgo. Kurgo’s newest harness has been a blast to test out with our crazy black lab, Odie. Ideal for day hiking and running, the easy to fit Stash and Dash Harness goes on in two snaps! When not in use, the Stash and Dash…

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Interview with Co-Founders of BANDITS Bandanas, Nicole and Conner Humphreys

By Leah Guill | May 6, 2021

We were given the opportunity to interview Nicole and Connor Humphreys, co-founders of BANDITS this last week.  Born in Bali, BANDITS features independent and upcoming artists. BANDITS also gives back to the artist’s community with 10% of the sales proceeds are donated the charity of their choice. BANDITS are handmade in India and are made…

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