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

adidas Outdoor: The Terrex Stockhorn Fleece Hoodie

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in Go Hike, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

Change is in the air.  The rich colours of grass and earth are intensified by Mother Nature’s filter of mellow light from a sun almost warm enough for spring. The crisp autumn air seems to be the perfect muse to the restless spirit. It’s the perfect time to fall in love with fleece all over again, and the Terrex Stockhorn Fleece Hoodie from adidas Outdoor is your sultry temptress.

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E-Case: A Safe Haven for Your Eletronics

Posted by on Oct 16, 2014 in Gear Reviews, Go Hike, Go Outdoors, Go Pack | 0 comments

E-Case: A Safe Haven for Your Eletronics

With each passing day, it gets a little more difficult to imagine life without our electronic gadgets. From home to work to everywhere you go, electronic items have found a niche in our day to day life. Whether it’s an e-reader, smartphone or even a  personal navigation device, these digital devices are changing not only how we live and play, but where we live and play.

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Fall Favorites: Mountain Spirit Meets Urban Living

Posted by on Oct 2, 2014 in Gear Reviews, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

 

Fall Favorites: Mountain Spirit Meets Urban Living

One of the biggest trends in the Outdoor Industry is the influence of the outdoors lifestyle on urban living. It’s been called Urban-Rugged and Mountain-Metro, but whatever you call it, the results are the same – apparel that combines technical, breathable fabrics with good, clean lines versatile enough to carry you from trail to tailgate to tavern. To get you prepped, we picked our four favorite apparel pieces for the autumn season.

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2014 Car Camping Essentials

Posted by on Sep 24, 2014 in Gear Reviews, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

 

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Family camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life, connect with the natural world and one another, creating lasting memories in the process.  Whether you’re taking the family out for a long weekend of experiencing the outdoors world, or setting up basecamp for a week, there’s no reason you need to also abandon the idea of comfort and good living.

The following nine items have been vetted and recommended by our editors as the staples for all of our car camping adventures.

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Sherpa Adventure Gear: Nangpala Hooded Down Jacket

Posted by on Sep 23, 2014 in Gear Reviews, Go Hike, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

Sherpa Adventure Gear: Nangpala Hooded Down Jacket

The Nangpala jacket from Sherpa Adventure Gear offers an ample demonstration on how what’s on the inside a jacket can empower your outside adventure. Featuring PrimaLoft® Gold Insulation Down Blend, the Nangpala represents the peak in down insulation technology, and will have you rethinking what you know about heat and comfort.

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RuggedTec RoqBloq Bluetooth Speaker

Posted by on Sep 12, 2014 in Gear Reviews, Go Outdoors, Go Pack | 0 comments

Rugged Tec RoqBloq

Not everyone can afford hundreds of dollars for Bluetooth speakers. But does that mean you should be forced to suffer through a purgatory of subpar sound emanating from flat devices designed to fit in your pocket? Absolutely not. That’s where the RoqBloq from RuggedTec comes into play.

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CamelBak Podium ICE

Posted by on Sep 4, 2014 in Gear Reviews, Go Bike, Go Hike, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

Podium Ice

The smart kids at CamelBak have re-engineered their legendary Podium® Ice™ bottle with unmatched insulation properties, high flow rate and easy cleanability. Sure they call it a “bike bottle”, but the Podium Ice is so much more.

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The Primus Profile Dual Camping Stove

Posted by on Sep 3, 2014 in Gear Reviews, Go Hike, Go Outdoors | 0 comments

The Primus Profile Dual Camping Stove

There was a time when family camping meant that you surrendered your appetite to the offerings of granola bars, lukewarm cup-o-noodles and an endless supply of beef jerky. But just because you’re heading into the backcountry doesn’t mean that you need to compromise your culinary standards. Enter the Primus Profile Dual Stove/Grill.

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