If the fact that some people leave terrible reviews of national parks surprises you, then we’re on the same page. “No cell service.” “Somewhat bland.” Artist Amber Share took creativity to a whole new level when she decided to illustrate our national parks’ funniest one-star reviews. Yes, apparently many of our country’s most beautiful landscapes
Mercedes is finally offering up a full-featured, go-anywhere luxury wagon in the U.S. In the fall, we’ll finally get the updated 2021 E-Class All-Terrain wagon. While the Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain wagon has been on offer in Europe for years now, we’ve never gotten it on this side of the Atlantic. We have enjoyed the E-Class
Support TOGR with Patreon : https://www.patreon.com/TOGR Here’s a pack that has been in testing for a very long time; the Fjallraven Kajka 75 Backpack. It’s unique with a lot of great features but at the same time, it is heavy and expensive. Find out more now. … Check out our web site for more information
We found a favorite sleeping pad among the latest REI end-of-season sale: Sea to Summit’s Comfort Plus Insulated Pad. We’ve been familiar with the Comfort Plus for years. Last year, we ranked it the best overall backpacking sleeping pad in our annual testing. Our tester really liked how the double air chambers gave the lightweight pad
0:15 – Propane cylinder (sold separately) 0:27 – Assembling the heater 0:56 – Materials 1:15 – Igniting the heater 1:58 – Handle and safety features If you always wear a beanie, gloves and thermals but still end up cold at the campsite, warm yourself up with a Little Buddy Heater from Mr Buddy. Operating this
Tomorrow, HOKA ONE ONE will release the wildest running shoe we’ve ever seen. “Using this product for anything other than running may impair balance and dexterity. So don’t wear these on stairs or while driving.” Suffice to say, that’s a warning we’ve never seen before — especially from a brand about its own shoe. And
Support TOGR with Patreon : https://www.patreon.com/TOGR Up for review is the Snugpak Sleeper Expedition (Basecamp) Sleeping Bag. An amazing Bang for the Buck product! …. Link Snugpak : http://www.snugpak.com/outdoor/sleeper-expedition Link Amazon : http://www.amazon.com/Snugpak-Basecamp-Sleeper-Expedition-Sleeping/dp/B012WC5XVE Price : Retail $89.00 / on Amazon for $81 The Sleeper Expedition is our most extreme temperature sleeping bag in the Sleeper
Fear around the growing COVID-19 pandemic has temporarily shuttered both the Natural Products Expo West and the North American Handmade Bicycle Show. As concerns around health and travel safety continue to mount worldwide amidst the spread of the novel coronavirus, governments, businesses, and organizations alike are beginning to face hard choices. And that’s no less true
Backcountry’s Winter Clearance Sale has discounts of up to 60% on popular skis, bindings, boots, jackets, pants, and more winter gear. Shoulder season isn’t here yet, so there’s still time to put some new winter gear to use. We found deep discounts on winter clothing and equipment, and, oddly, few summer camping essentials. The sale runs to
‘The Kook’ stars enthusiastic ski bum Michael Hibbs as he tries his hand at a new sport: skiing without snow. At first, it’s comical. A man with a pair of Carhartt coveralls and K2 skis hiking up a grass hill: Something doesn’t belong. This 15-minute mockumentary is mostly comedy, but beneath that, there’s an underlying
Wiley X has a reputation for lenses designed to meet safety standards. But it recently took a closer look at improving vision too. People who play in the outdoors pick Wiley X because they value protecting their eyes not only from harmful rays but also errant projectiles or unexpected eye pokes. Few other brands worry
Have you met the Xtender? This awning tent from Darche was built especially for the 4×4 tourers looking for a functional, and easy to use shelter that can be set up right next to your vehicle every night. In this video, the team over at Darche give us the lowdown on how to properly set
The Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL 2 mtnGLO Tent, and others, are on sale. REI Outlet has a clearance deal on several models and quantities are limited. If you’re already daydreaming about camping season, this deal is for you. Several Copper Spur tents are best-sellers with glowing customer reviews. And they’re $200-plus off right now.
Revel Bikes innovated an entirely new approach to carbon fiber. And the brand claims it not only beats traditional carbon on weight and strength, but it’s also the first completely recyclable carbon wheel. Despite one dirty little secret, carbon fiber remains the gold standard for many in the high-performance cycling world. Carbon is ultralight, surprisingly strong,
Support TOGR with Patreon : https://www.patreon.com/TOGR This is the first episode of Versus!!! With this series Luke puts two products up against each other to see who will be the victor! Today we have Sterno vs the M71 Swiss Military Stove! Who will win? … Check out our web site for more information concerning everything
We found the best women’s down jackets for every budget and activity. From a do-all hoodie to a budget-friendly puffy, we’ve got you covered. Down jackets are a winter staple. They provide top-level warmth while packing down small. But with so many options on the market, it can be hard to choose. Our group of
Adventure fanatic Chelsey Magness went on a mission to build the best mountain bike. Here are her favorite tips and components for building your dream ride. As a small female mountain biker (I’m 5’1″ on a “tall” day), I’ve always had to tear apart my stock bike immediately after receiving it. Before even getting on
Every winter weather wardrobe needs a puffy down jacket. But how to choose? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. It’s one of the simple truths of the outdoors: When warmth is a must, it’s gotta be down. Synthetic has come a long way, but its warmth-to-weight ratio just doesn’t quite rival down (yet). Down is plush,
Here at GearJunkie, we test a lot of gear. We are fortunate to test cutting-edge new products. Now, we want to give you the chance to win some gear too. This week, one lucky winner will receive a $100 gift card to OOFOS.com for use toward a pair (or two) of recovery footwear! More on the
Recovery after surgery can be a long, bedraggled nightmare. But these products can help lift the load. I write this as I’m at 3 weeks recovered from my first total knee replacement. It’s a big surgery with an extended period of recovery, rehabilitation, and rest. And I have another knee surgery coming up, so I’m
After concerned citizens spoke up to the governor of Utah, the BLM removed two contested land parcels from a federal auction of public lands for oil and gas leases. A few weeks ago, the BLM announced plans to lease parcels of land that contained an iconic recreation trail to oil and gas development. Today, the BLM
A new platform called Climb Assist creates a whole new way for climbers to discover beta. Technology has long been a tool in the outdoors, but this time it helps athletes with a very specific task. Introducing Climb Assist, a database for outdoor rock climbing information. Most importantly, it offers an easier way to access beta
This week’s best outdoor gear deals highlight an avi pack, snow goggles, BUFFs, and more. BUFF Original Headwear: $12 (40% Off) Right now, BUFF is running a huge sale on lots of its headwear styles, including the original BUFF and UV protection versions. Great for both winter and summer, BUFFs can be worn over 12
Support TOGR with Patreon : https://www.patreon.com/TOGR Continuing along with our series on making fire… Do you like Char Cloth? You will LOVE this. This is An Incredible Alternative to Char Cloth! … Check out our web site for more information concerning everything seen on our Channel including reviews, insight into what is coming up and
Transitioning from a life of public service and combat to civilian life is difficult for many veterans. But former Navy SEAL Rorke Denver has found a likeness to duty in hunting wild places. The latest short film from the crew at MeatEater in conjunction with ZPZ Production features a quick watch on the storied CDR Rorke Denver.
Think coronavirus is only an issue in China? Think again. Recently, news outlets have reported plenty of virus outbreaks in concentrated places like airports and cruise ships. But now the virus is hitting unsuspecting travelers at ski areas as well. A ski chalet in the alpine region of Haute-Savoie, France, reported five confirmed cases and six more
Great outdoor gear at an amazing price: That’s our goal each week. Check out the bargains below and save on gear for your next adventure. Decathlon Wed’ze Freeride Jacket SFR 900 — Women’s & Men’s: $150 (50% Off) France-based Decathlon is running a smokin’ deal right now on a huge selection of winter gear. This Freeride ski jacket is
0:12 – Dimensions 0:28 – Capacity 0:58 – How to use 2:49 – Chemicals 3:16 – Carry bag The durable and easy to use 976 Portable Toilet is the throne you need for a comfortable roadside toilet experience. Featuring a slighter larger tank, an adult sized toilet seat, a 360° pressure flush function to efficiently
Tired of looking at a peeling poster map on your wall? This map is as lasting as the mountains themselves. Greg Kamradt founded Terra Mano because he wanted to make art that could reflect the details of the mountains. But it’s more than art. Terra Mano’s bronze-cast maps also reflect technical details like elevation and topography lines.
It’s 2020, and women are still underrepresented in coverage of sports and the outdoors. Two women are hoping to change that. HiHeyHello is small. But although they’re a team of two, they aren’t to be underestimated. The magazine is the brainchild of Sierra Domaille and Juhee Kim, two female adventurers who hike, bike, surf, and more.