Thunderbird | Real Food Bars | In 2008 Thunderbird was founded by a group of endurance athletes in Austin, Texas.  They were sick of trying to rely on energy bars that contained ingredients that you could hardly pronounce, much-less knew what they were. They decided to take a more natural […]

The Journey into the Highlands Scotland has a rich history, full of tales of the supernatural. Apart from the renowned national drink or the blaring sound of bagpipes, Scotland is home to one of the world’s great Monster stories. Nessie, the monster of Loch Ness. But the real specter of […]

What is Cairn, and Why am I Reviewing It? Cairn is a monthly box service that promises to deliver outdoor inspiration every month in your mailbox. Inside the box, you get 3 to 6 surprise outdoor products to add to your already out of control gear closet. I have never […]

What is Cairn, and Why am I Reviewing It? Cairn is a monthly box service that promises to deliver outdoor inspiration every month in your mailbox. Inside the box, you get 3 to 6 surprise outdoor products to add to your already out of control gear closet. I have never […]

Gear Review: The Luci Solar Lantern Original Background The Luci Solar Lantern Original is the first inflatable solar lantern create by MPowered, a NYC based company with the mission to make “affordable clean energy product(s) that people could use in any situation”.  MPowered is a B-Corporation, which means that it is […]

Weight is an obsession amongst backpackers. It is not uncommon for some to cut a toothbrush in half to shave grams off of their pack weight. Backpacking stoves are convenient and practical, but many are heavy. The Esbit Pocket Stove is a great option to boil water without tipping the […]