Reviews

The good, the bad, and the stuff we can’t live without

Sierra Designs Clearwing 2 Tent

The Sierra Designs Clearwing 2 is new this year and it also comes in a 3-person size.  Here’s the short version of this review.  The tent sets up super easy.  Two people fit inside easily.  The tent stood up to…

REI Mountain Gaiters

As I slogged into a 15mph breeze among North America’s tallest sand dunes, my every footfall kicked up a cloud of fine sand which was caught by the wind and carried back into my lower legs.  Until the serious climbing…

SPOT X – Keep in Touch, Stay Safe

Friends and family worry about us and maybe they should just a little.  If something goes wrong during a trip, how will we get help?  Even if nothing goes wrong, our husbands, wives, and friends like to know that we…

Cyclist gift idea: Silca Pista Plus Floor Pump

Check out the Pista Plus Floor Pump from Silca if you’re shopping for a cyclist (or yourself) this holiday season. Silca has been “the” pump to have since 1962, and their overall design and feature set hasn’t really changed much. That’s…

Floyd’s of Leadville CBD Arnica Balm

Although labeled as a recovery balm, the CDB Arnica Balm from Floyd’s of Leadville is much more than that. After a few weeks of use, I found it’s my go-to for various aches and pains in my knees. And they’re…