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Sea to Summit Aeros Premium Pillow | Practical Travel Gear

Sea to Summit Aeros Premium Pillow

Pakems Packable Boots | Practical Travel Gear 2

Pakems Packable Boots

Squishy Oofos Shoes for Recovery or Just Comfy Walking | Practical Travel Gear 1

Squishy Oofos Shoes for Recovery or Just Comfy Walking

Helium II Packable Jacket From Outdoor Research | Practical Travel Gear 1

Helium II Packable Jacket From Outdoor Research

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

Icebreaker Challenge: Five Merino Wool Pieces for 10 Days

Innergie PocketCell Travel Gadget Charger | Practical Travel Gear 1

Innergie PocketCell Travel Gadget Charger

TravelLite Seat Cushion by Lifeform  | Practical Travel Gear

TravelLite Seat Cushion by Lifeform

Mini GO Styling Iron from FHI Heat | Practical Travel Gear

Mini GO Styling Iron from FHI Heat

Serengeti Sunglasses with Polar PhD Lenses | Practical Travel Gear 1

Serengeti Sunglasses with Polar PhD Lenses

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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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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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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The Zeus from Uncharted Supply Co.

By Leah Guill / May 5, 2021 /

The weather is warming up and the campgrounds and public camping sites are gearing up for what is expected to be a busier season than last. If we have learned anything from the increase in outdoor recreation it is that one must be prepared for anything! Bring properly prepared is Uncharted Supply Co’s goal for…

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Uncharted Supply Co First Aid and Triage Kit

By Leah Guill / April 11, 2021 /

Preparation is everything when traveling. In the last year, more adventurers than ever took to the outdoors to escape Zoom calls and their own four walls. While the outdoors is one of the safer places to be during a pandemic, it can be a dangerous place if you are not prepared. Uncharted Supply Co understands…

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Upgrade Your Backyard Grill Game with the X Series from Breeo

By Leah Guill / April 5, 2021 /

Well, it’s been quite the year of surviving a pandemic, being considered ” an essential worker”, online schooling and keeping our social circle very small. We have pulled together as a family and proved to ourselves that we can do anything for a year. But, like many, we have missed our friends and family and…

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Hillsound Flexsteps Crampons Ensures You Can Play Outside This Winter

By Leah Guill / January 4, 2021 /

This time of year brings a whole new set of activities that will keep you outside and in the fresh air. However, with the decrease in temps, your daly shoes are no use in the snow and ice. This year we are turning to Hillsound and their Flexsteps Crampons to ensure we play safely in…

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Cotopaxi Chumpi Del Dia

Pack Your Gear in the Cotopaxi Chumpi Del Dia Duffel

By Jill / December 25, 2020 /

Whether you need a bag to tote your gear around your hometown, on a road trip, or on a longer journey, there are more than enough types for you to choose from. Rolling luggage, backpacks, duffels, and totes are all good at carrying your essential items from Point A to Point Z and everywhere in…

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