Unboxed: Isle Box

Unboxed: Isle Box (October 2016)

For the fourth installment of Unboxed, I crack open the October 2016 Isle Box.

Gear Alert - Cotopaxi Libre Sweater

Gear Alert: Cotopaxi Libre Sweater

The Cotopaxi Libre Sweater, made with sustainably farmed midweight knit lama fiber, offers year-round comfort to adventurers of all stripes. There’s just one problem …

Bodum Pour Over Coffee Maker

Brewing Coffee with the Bodum Pour Over Coffee Maker

After tragedy struck last week, my spirits were elevated slightly by brewing a cup of coffee with the Bodum Pour Over Coffee Brewer.

Unboxed: S.E.R.E.Box Mini — Survival

Unboxed: S.E.R.E.Box Mini — Survival (August 2016)

S.E.R.E.Box stands for Store, Equip, Rescue, and Evade. They cover four key elements of preparedness — food, fire, water, and protection (whether that’s from the elements or danger).

Unboxed: Cairn Subscription Box

Unboxed: Cairn Subscription Box 2 (May 2016)

In the second installment of Unboxed, I take a close look at my 2nd Cairn Subscription Box.

Gear Up: Lliteflex Trek Umbrella

Gear Up: Liteflex Trek Umbrella

I’ve never really been an umbrella guy, but the Liteflex Trek Umbrella from Swing Trek changed my mind.

Trader Joes Pour-over Coffee Brewer

Coffee Talk: Trader Joe’s Pour-Over Coffee Brewer

A quick look at the Trader Joe’s Pour-Over Coffee Brewer, a nice alternative to instant coffee.

Unboxed: Cairn Subscription Box

Unboxed: Cairn Subscription Box (April 2016)

For the first installment of Unboxed, I decided to try Cairn — arguably the most popular and best-known subscription box service aimed at the outdoor enthusiast.

Andrew Skurka: Adventure

How to Pack a Backpack with Andrew Skurka

Hiking expert Andrew Skurka shows you the right way to pack a backpack.

Burton Beeracuda

Hard Goods: Burton Beeracuda

There are many ways to carry beer into the backcountry, but the best option is the Burton Beeracuda.