Gadgets

The Trip Tarp Is A Clever Way To Pack Your Gear

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“OMG I think I forgot the stove…” I’ve been there. I’m halfway to the campground and it dons on me that I forgot a crucial piece of gear. Checklists are great, but if you’re a visual learner like me, you ...

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Geared Up – Team Portland

Coast FL75R

We weren’t sure what to expect when we got to Portland, but we knew we had a trailer full of awesome gear from some of the best outdoor retailers we know. During our 7-day journey, we were tossed a few ...

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The Cache Belt Belt Has You Covered In Any Scenario

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After I watched Rambo as a kid, I was desperate to get my hands on a survival knife. I known you’ve seen them. The handle is hollow and holds matches, fishing line and a few other things. I finally bought ...

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Coast FL75R Rechargeable Headlamp: Review

Coast FL75R

A good headlamp is an absolute must on any camping trip. There are just too many camp tasks after dark to not bring one. Flashlights are good, but headlamps are better. Specifically, rechargeable headlamps. I had a chance to use ...

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5 Google Pixel Features That Outdoorsy Folks Will Love

This morning my friends and I were eagerly awaiting Google’s new smartphone announcement. Google’s new version of the Android phones are the 5 inch Pixel and the 5.5 inch Pixel XL go toe-to-toe with Apple’s iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 ...

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12 Binoculars for Camping and Hiking

When you’re on the trail or exploring your campground, there’s only so much you can see with the naked eye. This is where a great pair of binoculars come in. Sure, you can squint and strain for a quick peek ...

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Camillus EDC3 Review

Camillus has built durable knives for over 130 years and one of their latest has caught our attention! The Camillus EDC3 pocket knife is lightweight and compact but still packs a punch – exactly what we need for camping, hiking, ...

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5 iPhone 7 Features That Outdoorsy Folks Will Love

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I know, blah blah blah the new iPhone 7 is out. We sat around at work and watched the familiar old spiel as Apple played super cool, well-lit videos of their latest digital love child. I have to admit that ...

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Leatherman Brewzer Review

A Small and Clever Multitool The Leatherman Brewzer is a minimalistic pocket tool that fits easily in your pocket or on your keychain. Although it’s small, it’s really a multitool: bottle cap opener, box opener, flat head screw driver, pry tool, ...

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This Unique Mosquito Bite Remedy Uses Suction

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If you spend a lot of time outdoors you need a good mosquito bite remedy.  The reason you swell up is the result of the anticoagulant the mosquito leaves behind. The anticoagulant is mixed in with the mosquito’s saliva. If ...

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