2016 EXPLORING ELEMENTS: Year In Review

2016 was full of adventure on the road less traveled! I've now lived the nomadic North American overland lifestyle for over 5 years, with glimmers of change in the air, as international flights have already been booked, and the possibility of a home base on the east coat to launch adventures further … [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...]

REVIEW: Vasque Grand Traverse

Vasque Grand Traverse MSRP: $129.99 (BUY NOW) Weight: 1lb 10oz (730g) Review Sample: Color- Bungee Cord/Rooibos Tea, Size- US Mens Size 13 Company Product Pitch: "Ignoring limits…an admirable mantra, but easier said than done. The Grand Traverse is our best effort at making it happen. … [Read more...]

2013 Vail Winter Mtn Games: A Photogs Perspective

This was my first year attending the Winter Vail Mtn Games, although I have been to many Summer Vail Mtn Games. Check out my coverage from last summer HERE. The Winter Games have a very similar format, but a very different vibe. The days are full of athletic outdoor events that showcase the rugged … [Read more...]

EVENT: Teva Mtn Games ’12- (Part 2 of 2)

-Tues-Fri TMG Coverage (part 1 of 2)- -Full expanded TMG MEGA Gallery HERE on FB- Saturday-Sunday http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVmYGIn_-Ys The TMG's are action packed for all 4 days of the event, and Saturday is probably the "big" day if you had to pick one. There is so much happening, but … [Read more...]