G-SHOCK GA700 Watch

Price: $99.00 minus retailer's 20% discount = $79.00 Pros: A brand and stylish model line that has been proven and trusted for many years. This watch is rugged enough to put it through your outdoor activities with muscle to spare. Cons: Initial program learning curve that requires a Casio website visit and a few YouTube … Continue reading G-SHOCK GA700 Watch


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

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