On paper, the Malpais has everything a gear junkie could possibly want, but does real-world experience with the jacket remind us of the disparity between some online dating profiles and the actual person?
Investigating the lightest-weight options on the market and assessing ease-of-use, reliability, fuel efficiency, and time to boil.
Can a lighter, easier hammock hang convert this avowed tent user?
Created to eat up miles without eating up your feet, but is Brad suitably impressed?
Does the strong appeal, on paper, of the Integral Designs eVent Pullover materialize in real-world use?
It’s a $100 DOWN bag. Too good to be true? You may be surprised…
The dust has settled, sleep has been snatched, and I’ve processed the more intriguing themes of the Show.
The daily perspective: NEED. MORE. ESPRESSO.
The daily perspective: Can I just live here? Hang out and drink… beverages, talking super-tech about gear with the coolest people in the world?
The daily perspective: I wish that everyone could truly understand just how much brilliance and passion go into the outdoor products we buy and use.
The daily perspective of an industry vet on the show floor for the first time: “A fantastic all-systems overload.”
The main reason my pack got lighter was because I realized that being prepared had little to do with the equipment I carried.