kuhl review

KUHL Review: ‘Once You Go KUHL, You Never Go Back’

I’ve been thinking of writing this post for at least a year, wondering if anyone else would find it useful — and then I realized I should write it anyway. Warning: This is a full-on rave about KÜHL. I tend not ...
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The Best Travel Fly Rod 2017: The Ultimate Guide

The best travel fly rods come in 6, 7 or 8-piece sections. The most important reason to choose a travel fly rod is portability. If you want a fly rod to easily fit into a duffel bag, carryon luggage, backpack, ...
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The Best Down Jacket 2017: The Ultimate Guide

There is no one single best down jacket, and that's a good thing because it means we have choices -- there are many best down jackets. Everyone has different body types, does different sports, has different bud...
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Eddie Bauer MicroTherm StormDown Jacket Review

The Eddie Bauer MicroTherm StormDown Jacket is a versatile lightweight down jacket that looks best after you've put a few miles on it. True, it's not the lightest jacket in this category, but it boasts a combin...
echo ion fly reel review

Echo Ion Fly Fishing Reel Review

The Echo Ion Fly Reel is an affordable, well-designed large-arbor fly fishing reel. In fact, for a fly fishing reel that comes in under $100, it’s an excellent fly reel. We’re big fans. Echo sent along its I...
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Cabela’s North Port Down Jacket Review

The Cabela’s North Port Down Jacket is an entry-level lightweight down jacket that is surprisingly great. In fact, at less than $100, the Cabela’s North Port Down Jacket flirts with best-buy status. Let’s ta...
dakine boot locker review

DAKINE Boot Locker Review

The DAKINE Boot Locker ski and snowboarding boot bag gobbles up gear. You put your boots in the tarp-lined bottom compartment and stow your helmet, goggles, gloves, snow pants, and jackets in the top. The de...
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Outdoor Research Highcamp 3-Finger Gloves Review

The Outdoor Research Highcamp 3-Finger Gloves have saved my ski season: they’re warm, flexible, durable, and easy to wear. More importantly, if you ski with kids or like to take photos and video with your smart...