Gear Reviews

Gear Review: Kelty Ignite DriDown

Go ahead and spray your down sleeping bag with the garden hose, we dare you!

GEAR REVIEW: Exped Airmat Basic UL

The Exped Airmat is comfortable enough to drive me into a nap only hours after I’ve had a full night’s sleep on a real mattress.

GEAR REVIEW: Sierra Designs Cloud Layering System

Our gear tester/whisperer Patrick Hutchison gives these sweet threads five stars.

Gear Review: BioLite Stove

When I first started up BioLite’s innovative new camp stove I sincerely giggled. This natural fuel burning, USB charging stove is an outdoor gadget […]

CANADA GOOSE HYBRIDGE LITE HOODY

Canada Goose Hybridge Lite Hoody [rating=4] Reviewer: Patrick Hutchison $545 CAD My Gear Style: Hand-Me-Down Hero Best-Bang-for-Your-Buck Buccaneer Use It ‘Til It Disintegrates   Review There are two types of jackets in this world: the kind you grab when you’re headed out to happy hour and the kind you grab when the world has ended and everything is a frozen wasteland….

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Gear Review: Evolv Cruzer

Evolv Cruzer [rating=5] $73. 50 CAD Reviewer: Patrick Hutchison My Gear Style: Hand-Me-Down Hero Best-Bang-for-Your-Buck Buccaneer Use It ‘Til It Disintegrates Putting on these shoes makes you feel like an octopus who’s been trained in parkour by Spiderman. Evolv’s Cruzer are billed as an approach shoe, which suggests that you might throw them on before an epic ascent. But the truth…

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