7 Reasons To Shop At REI Instead Of Amazon For Outdoor Gear

Amazon may be killing brick-and-mortar stores around the world, but here are 7 reasons why shopping for outdoor gear at REI yields a better experience.

Chaco Z1 Classic Review: The Most Versatile Outdoor Sandal?

This Chaco Z1 Classic Sandal Review goes deep into what I liked and didn’t like over my years of experiences with it. So is it deserving of its popularity?

Keen Arroyo 2 Sports Sandal Review: A Capable Water Shoe?

This Keen Arroyo 2 Review goes deep into my years of experience wearing this sports sandal primarily for watery hikes, but is it useful in other situations?

Salomon Quest 4D 3 GTX Hiking Boot Review

The Salomon Quest 4D 3 GTX Hiking Boot seemed to get lots of positive reviews. So I gave it a try to see if it might become my go-to boot on waterfall hikes

Garmin Fenix 6X Pro Sapphire Review – A Capable GPS Device?

This Garmin Fenix 6X Pro Sapphire Review goes deep into my love-hate relationship with using this pricey sports watch as a handheld GPS unit replacement

Gaia GPS Review – The Killer App For The Great Outdoors?

Can this app turn our iPhone into a handheld GPS device and do the job better than those dedicated GPS units? We find out in the Gaia GPS Review.

Vasque St Elias GTX Hiking Boot Review: A Truly Waterproof Boot?

I have been wearing the Vasque St Elias GTX Waterproof Hiking Boot for several years. In this review, I will detail what I like and don’t like about it.