"Get Your Gumption On!"

Ensuring your gear has the gumption necessary to let your outdoor soul thrive!

Mountain Khakis Tomahawk Madras & Camber Shorts

Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Gear Reviews, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

Tomahawk Madras

It’s summertime and living is easy. Whether you’re kicking back at the campground, backyard deck or local watering hole, Mountain Khakis has got your back with a few new styles perfectly suited to your warm weather lifestyle.

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An Introduction to WoolX Merino Wool

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in Business of Gear, Gear Reviews, Go Hike, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

 

IMG_7849Twenty years ago wool was viewed as outdated and antiquated. An itchy reminder of what prior generations had to endure in order to get the benefits of wool clothing. But thanks to new manufacturing and processing techniques, merino wool has enjoyed a resurgence in popularity as people of all stripes are discovering a new experience defined by comfort and performance.

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Hybrid Heaven: The Chaco OutCross Evo 3

Posted by on May 19, 2015 in Gear Reviews, Go Hike, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

DSC_1720“The key to adventure whether it be dancing, sports or travel: throw yourself into it with rambunctious enthusiasm and zealous energy-which leads toward uncommon passion for living.” – Frosty Wooldridge

Designed with your zealous energy and big adventure list in mind, the Chaco OutCross Evo 3 is ready to accommodate your uncommon passion for an adventurous life.

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Top 5: Our Favorite Glass Bottle Options

Posted by on May 8, 2015 in Gear Reviews, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

People have been drinking from glass containers since 1500 BC. Thankfully, glass bottles have come a long way since the height of the Egyptian Empire. Nowadays, glass bottles are more durable, easier to manage and beautiful to boot. Advances in manufacturing techniques and design, coupled with greater interests in sustainable and ecologically sound products have resulted in a renaissance for the glass bottle.

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Live Aloha: The OluKai Nui Sandals

Posted by on May 7, 2015 in Gear Reviews, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

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As slender blades of green begin to shoot up through the remaining patches of icy white, and daylight slowly extends it’s reach, it’s time to give your feet a break from those claustrophobic inducing caves we call boots. Featuring premium leathers and handcrafted details that honor the island culture, the Nui from OluKai is ready to breathe some Aloha into your warm weather lifestyle.

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Review: Helle Alden Knife

Posted by on Apr 24, 2015 in Gear Reviews, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

Helle Alden

Every so often you come across a product that so beautifully blends form and function that the two are inextricably linked. Forged on the ancient Norwegian traditions of knife making, the Helle Alden is the embodiment of that artful fusion resulting in a knife that is as elegant as it is tenacious.

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New Insulated Solutions from Klean Kanteen

Posted by on Apr 23, 2015 in Gear Reviews, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

Kleen Kanteen

Back in 2002– long before today’s eco-friendly business frenzy– Klean Kanteen unveiled a 27oz Klean Kanteen Classic; the original 18/8 stainless bottle designed as the healthy alternative to the traditional plastic options of the day. Now, the innovators in sustainable solutions will significantly expand the Klean Kanteen product line with the introduction of new insulated offerings for Spring 2015, offering greater versatility for the consumer.

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Freedom to Adventure: The Outdoor Research Ferrosi Hoody

Posted by on Mar 26, 2015 in Gear Reviews, Go Hike, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

The Outdoor Research Ferrosi Hoody

More versatile than your base layer and more breathable than your storm shell, the Outdoor Research Ferrosi Hoody exemplifies the soft-shell concept. From days of bouldering at the Buttermilks to cool springtime hikes deep into the canyon, and everything in between, the Ferrosi Hoody can handle it all.

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