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EZEE Camera Strap Review

The EZEE camera strap is a strap system that allows you to carry your camera at the ready in front of you while also distributing the weight between your two shoulders. It is comprised of webbing, a keeper on the back, swivel attachment points and a set of rings (in two sizes) for your camera. […]

Adventure Photography Gear Review: GoScope Extreme 2x Telescoping GoPro Pole

The GoScopeExtreme 2x Telescoping GoPro Pole is a handy tool to use to get more out of your GoPro. While the primary feature of the pole seems to be for the user to capture themselves in the action, I like to find different/more ways to use tools and found it quite useful to get shots […]

Gear Review: EMS Down Jacket Review

Gear Review: EMS Down Jacket Review by Ben Pope @benpope – Let me ask a question…which of these people would you rather be, right or left? That’s right – big, warm, fluffy, and even more fun to hug! Last November, at the Fourth Annual JTree Tweetup, EMS was kind enough to circulate some clothing for […]

Climbing Pants Review – Outdoor Research Women’s Voodoo Pants

If you’re a climber girl you’ve probably known the pain of finding great climbing pants. I know I have. Sometimes I’d think I’d found the perfect pair only to have them tear or lose their shape. Well, can I tell you how lucky I feel that Outdoor Research sent me the Women’s Voodoo Pants to […]

Terramar Smart Silk Baselayer Review

Ah, layering. Such a great technique, and one that I like doing best when I have great layers all the way through. When I was offered the chance to review a Terramar Smart Silk V-neck top I took it (they sent it to me free of charge). The top looked slim and the fabric (a […]

New Year, New Goals Innate Prize Package Winner!

It was a lot of fun to see what goals you guys have and what outdoor fun you’ve already been up to! Thanks go to Innate for providing the goodies. And the winner is… Ryan Simko He has a 2013 goal of getting out rock climbing at least five times this year. That’s a great […]

Starting off 2013 with a Great Package Give Away from Innate

New Year, New Goals, New Gear Innate makes gear to keep liquids in and to keep liquids out. They contacted me recently and offered a great prize package of some of their goods to help kick off the New Year. I’ve been happily using one of their dry bags for over a year now, […]

Cébé Cinetik and Wild Sunglasses Review

I have issues with sunglasses. Sometimes they are too big for me and slide down my face, sometimes they give me headaches from temple pressure and/or poor quality lenses, sometimes they give me funny indention marks on my nose that hurt a bit when they decompress, sometimes they pull my hair out, and sometimes I […]

Outdoor Retail Summer Show 2011 – OR Show Highlights

In August I got to attend the Outdoor Retail show for the first time. The show is a convention for the Outdoor industry to show off their newest and/or up and coming products, it occurred from August 4-7 this year and attendance was approximately 25,000 retailers, exhibitors and media. The OR Show also happens to […]

7 Methods of Battling Stinky Climbing Shoes

So one of my friends on Facebook (who shall remain nameless because I don’t think s/he’d want me to incriminate him/her) was asking about getting rid of climbing shoe funk. I started to reply and realized I was getting rather long winded and also realized others might want to read and share their own solutions […]