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Tracksmith Men’s Harrier Tee Review

Tracksmith Men’s Harrier Tee Review

The Tracksmith Men's Harrier Tee is a great solution for trail running, hiking, backpacking, or indoor training sessions to prepare your body for the PCT (or any other long-distance trail...

Sep 16, 2020 : Tucker Ballister
Tracksmith Women’s Harrier Tank and Long Sleeve Review

Tracksmith Women’s Harrier Tank and Long Sleeve Review

Let's talk about wool. I think it's safe to assume that we all know wool comes from sheep, but have you thought about what that means? Sheep's fleece keeps them...

Sep 14, 2020 : Anne K. Baker
Backcountry Tahoe Sun Hoodie Review

Backcountry Tahoe Sun Hoodie Review

Backcountry's Tahoe Sun Hoddie is a great warm weather layer for all outdoor activities. Embrace sun protection and get excited for sleeves and a hood.

Sep 11, 2020 : Owen Eigenbrot
Oboz Arete Mid Hiking Boots Review

Oboz Arete Mid Hiking Boots Review

Oboz hits a sweet mix of lightweight comfort and trustworthy stability with their Arete Mid hiking boots. The Arete Mids offer a unique option for indecisive hikers. They provide the...

Sep 11, 2020 : Carl Stanfield
Brooks Catamount Trail Runner Review

Brooks Catamount Trail Runner Review

When I first rolled up to the trailhead in my spotless, snow-white Brooks Catamount trail runners, I felt compelled to hold a backcountry dirt baptism for them in the closest...

Sep 9, 2020 : Erin Lucey
Xero Shoes Naboso Trail Sport Sandal Review

Xero Shoes Naboso Trail Sport Sandal Review

Hiking in sandals isn’t for everybody, and hiking in minimalist sandals is surely for fewer still. But if you’ve learned to appreciate hiking in thin-soled sandals in the right situation,...

Sep 8, 2020 : Clay Bonnyman Evans
Vont ‘Spark’ LED Headlamp Review

Vont ‘Spark’ LED Headlamp Review

The leaves are changing and the days are getting shorter, but there's no need to cut your hike short just because there's less daylight. With the aid of lighter and...

Sep 3, 2020 : Erin Lucey
The 10 Best Headlamps for Thru-Hiking in 2020

The 10 Best Headlamps for Thru-Hiking in 2020

Your headlamp might be tiny, but chances are it's one of the most crucial pieces of gear you own. Whether you're a consummate night hiker or you just get up...

Sep 3, 2020 : Kelly Floro
Gear Review: Enlightened Equipment Rev-HOLE-ation Quilt

Gear Review: Enlightened Equipment Rev-HOLE-ation Quilt

If only I could travel back in time and smack myself upside the head for ever thinking I "sleep too cold" for a quilt. Because now that I've gotten a...

Aug 27, 2020 : Katie Kommer
Brooks Cascadia 15 Review

Brooks Cascadia 15 Review

The Brooks Cascadia 15 is the latest in an esteemed line of trail running shoes. Find out how this popular thru-hiking choice performs on the trail.

Aug 26, 2020 : Owen Eigenbrot