Category: Product Reviews

By Jeff Burleson Over the last 30 years, fishing and fishing techniques continue to evolve offering anglers new tools and tactics to gain an advantage over their finned prey. The rods, reels, and lures available today are technological marvels that make fishing more enjoyable than ever. But, fishing isn’t just about hooks, lures, and rods […]

The Original Muck Boot Company Men’s Wetland XF Offers Dependable Comfort. By Nancy Jo Adams Living in the south it is hard to find a good all-around boot that you can use for jobs around the farm, at the hunting land, and hunting trips. You need a model that is fully waterproof, warm when you […]

Stylish, rugged, and comfortable, the Pacsafe Intasafe 20L Backpack is built for safe carry in the city or at the airport. By David Link As a guy that loves the outdoors and travels occasionally for business, I own a lot of backpacks. In fact working in the outdoor industry, I’m continually surprised at just how […]

The PacSafe Instasafe Brief is a sleek, compact laptop case great for local travel or as a small carry-on bag to match your larger rolling luggage. By David Link The laptop bag is a key part of anyone’s daily carry collection, and whether you’re hitting the local coffee shop or carrying your laptop through airport security, you need a bag you can trust. The scary thing about a laptop bag or similarly shaped brief is it’s a prime target for […]

Pacsafe’s sleek, roller carry-on luggage is nimble in any situation and packed full of valuable anti-theft features. By David Link Interestingly the Pacsafe brand is built as much upon heartache as it is on adventure. Whether you travel to the local coffee shop or overseas, like it or not your luggage and bags are always a target. Should your bag or your valuables end up snatched by thieves, we can all […]

By Jeff Burleson For more than five years, the Onyx M-16 has wowed adventurists with its economical, low profile, lightweight, and easy-to-use design. And this year, Onyx improved their current M-16 version with a more ergonomically designed pull cord mechanism to solve a potential issue. Not only is the pull cord handle easier to grasp, […]

By Mayrena Hernandez I added the Sporthill Transverse II Pant to my running gear collection at the most ideal time. A little backstory on myself, I am originally from Arlington, Texas (DFW area for those of you not familiar with Arlington), but I am now a doctoral student at UW-Madison located in Madison, Wisconsin. In […]

Work or play, the Danner Stronghold excels in style and comfort. If your dayto day takes you into either the job site or the outdoors, the Stronghold is a great place to start. By David Link Frankly work and recreation blend together as far as footwear goes in my life. I own several pairs of reliable boots, but none of them are earmarked “work” or “recreation” specific boots. This is because I believe in regularly wearing boots that can do it all. I need to be comfortable, […]

When preparing to tow a heavily loaded trailer, there are two figures to consider. One is the Gross Trailer Weight Rating, or GTWR. It constitutes the complete mass of the trailer along with all its content including cargo, fluids and accessories. The other is Tongue Weight. It is the portion of the GTWR that is […]

The Korkers Ultra Ice Cleat System offers secure performance that similar cleat models simply can’t.  By David Link The use of crampons or ice cleats has become increasingly common with hikers and joggers who want to stay active even when the elements hit. Ice cleats are easily attached to and removed from any footwear you own, and in a matter of […]