Gear Review: Oboz Bridger Mid Waterproof BDry

Price: $175.00 minus REI 20% discount = $152.95 with tax Pros: A well establish shoe company known for quality trail and hiking shoes. Cons: none Manufacturer: OBOZ Review Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I have walked 1000 miles in my everyday Merrell MOABs, so it was not surprising that they are now to be my grass cutting shoes. … Continue reading Gear Review: Oboz Bridger Mid Waterproof BDry


DIY Selfie or Video Stick

Carrying a tripod or selfie stick for casual photos or video? Well here is a spall project to convert your trekking pole into a photo tool when needed. The phone mount can be removed and screwed in as needed. When done, remove it and place it in a pack pocket and head on down the … Continue reading DIY Selfie or Video Stick

Osprey Stratos 36

"The supremely ventilated, featured and durable Stratos Series receives a makeover that is more than skin deep for Spring 2017. Now featuring adjustable torso lengths for improved fit and comfort with updated aesthetics, the Stratos 36 is the go-to choice for everything from short day hikes to lightweight overnights in the backcountry no matter how … Continue reading Osprey Stratos 36

Salomon Quest 4D 2 GTX Boots

Price: $229.00 as of 2.12.18 Pros: Excellent ankle and foot support, very comfortable, water resistant craftsmanship Cons: None for the avid backpacker (day hikers may not prefer) Weight: 3.3 lbs Waterproof Material: Gore-Tex Manufacturer: Saloman Review Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Results: This is a great hiking and backpacking boot. It meets all of our expectations in build … Continue reading Salomon Quest 4D 2 GTX Boots