Field Test: Eddie Bauer Evertherm Down Jacket

November 25th, 2017|

In September, I received two Eddie Bauer EverTherm Down Jackets to photograph and field test during a roller-coaster autumn. From fluctuating autumn temperatures and the year’s first snow fall in the Rockies to bone-chilling arctic winds in Iceland, I never left home without it. After nearly 60 days with the Jacket, I feel like […]

First Impressions: LowePro Pro Trekker 450AW

November 24th, 2014|

I've had the LowePro Pro Trekker 450AW for two weeks, including my trip around Iceland, so I am ready to share my first impressions of my latest camera bag.

Reviews: OR Aurora Bivy from Altitude-sports

July 24th, 2014|

I received a brand new OR Aurora Bivy from about two months ago and I'm finally ready to share a full review.

First Impressions: Outdoor Research Aurora Bivy

June 10th, 2014|

The awesome folks at sent me a brand new Outdoor Research Aurora Bivy to use, abuse, and review! These are my first impressions.

Review: Essential Gear for Adventure Cycle Touring by Tom Allen

May 2nd, 2014|

Tom Allen, of Tom's Bike Trip, just released an eBook titled Essential Gear for Adventure Cycle Touring. I received a copy for review and I recommend it!

TDR: My Shopping List

April 10th, 2014|

While I'm already pushing towards the budget I had set aside for this ride, I know I still have quite the TDR shopping list to help increase my odds at success.

TDR: Surly Krampus

March 24th, 2014|

Instead of riding my Long Haul Trucker, I'll be riding a 29+ Surly Krampus during the 2014 Tour Divide Ride. So far, these big tires ride like a dream.