Gear Review: Osprey Hornet 32 Backpack

If you spend any time outdoors, hiking trails or mountain biking you are familiar with Osprey Packs and for good reason. From technical to hydration to everyday packs, Osprey has a generous lineup of packs to suit everyone’s needs. I acquired a couple of Osprey Hornet 32 packs for my team to compete in a […]

Review of Wilde Boldr Real Meat Protein Bars

Product Description: Wilde Boldr Snack Bars are made with 100% Free Range Turkey, 100% Grass Fed Beef and 100% Vegetarian Fed Chicken Small Batch, Slow Baked, Made in the USA 100 Calories | 10-11g Protein / Bar | Gluten Free Product Review: Flavors included in review: Turkey Cranberry, Turkey Maple Uncured Bacon Blueberry, Sweet Thai […]

CamelBak Octane 18X Hydration Pack

CamelBak Octane 18X Earns 4.5 Out of 5 Stars The expandable CamelBak Octane 18X is perfect for 3+ hours of any adventure. This Camelbak is awesome. I use it for running ultras and it fits well; there is no bouncing, I can fit a ton of stuff in it, and it has a 100 oz […]

Osprey Poco Premium Review

Osprey Poco Premium Puts Other Child Carriers to Shame The Osprey Poco Premium (newest model is the Poco AG Premium) child carrier is everything a parent could ask for and more.  We’ve hiked with the top of the line Kelty and Deuter kid carriers, and they simply don’t measure up (but Deuter would be our second […]

Hoka One One Bondi 4 Running Shoes

Hoka One One Bondi 4 – The BONDI 4 is the most cushioned shoe in the HOKA ONE ONE line. It delivers a smooth, cushioned ride that is revered for its balance and simplicity with a full-EVA midsole and early stage Meta-Rocker for a guided ride. An updated ComfortFrame upper with a new padded tongue […]

Mountain House Chicken a la King

Okay, so this isn’t gear.  It is, however, the best freeze-dried meal around!!!  If you’re running behind and don’t have time to prep your own meals before hitting the trail, Mountain House meals are there to save your you know what – and the Chicken a la King is the best of the best.  Mountain […]

MSR Pocket Rocket

Description: We’ve used the MSR Pocket Rocket for years now, and it is probably one of our favorite pieces of gear.  At 3 ounces, it is going to be darn near impossible to find a lighter stove.  It does well in mild winds; it is easy to adjust the temperature; and the metal is strong. […]