LIFE OF ADVENTURE: Holiday Gift Guide 2016

I think life is better when you K.I.S.S! Another words, keep it simple stupid. Buy less stuff, but buy more high quality versatile stuff. I feel that this principle is also key for gift giving and receiving, as besides a few short term smiles, disposable cheap gifts don't do anything for anyone. The … [Read more...]

REVIEW: Mosko Moto Backcountry Cinch Strap

Mosko Moto Backcountry Cinch Strap MSRP: $34.99 (per pair) SIZE: 6'11" (per strap) WEIGHT: .7 lbs (per pair) Yes this is "just" a fancy cam tie down strap/cinch strap. Yes they are more expensive than the cinch straps you can pick up at your local box store. Yes the Mosko Moto Backcountry … [Read more...]

REVIEW: Joby GripTight Bike Mount PRO

Joby GripTight Bike Mount Pro MSRP: $59.95 (BUY IT NOW for LESS!) WEIGHT: .69 lbs FITS PHONES: 2.2" to 3.58" wide FITS BARS: 22.2 to 35 mm diameter I've been in search of a quality smart phone holder that could not only handle the large iPhones (6s+ and 7+), but could be used a a … [Read more...]

MY TRIBE: Overland Expo East 2016

Overland Expo East 2016Now this is a driveway I'd like to camp out in for a while! I’ve now attended 7 Overland Expos (West: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & East: 2014, 2015, 2016), since becoming a member of the overland tribe. This year’s Overland Expo East was the culmination of 5 years of hard … [Read more...]

THE BEST OF: Summer OR Show 2016

The Summer OR Show 2016 The Summer Outdoor Retailer Show (OR Show) is THE place for the outdoor industry to show off the latest and greatest gear available for all your outdoor adventures. This year there was a lot more car camping and glamping style products on the show floor than ever before, and … [Read more...]