BRINE LINE: Diamond in the Rough

The Diamond in the Rough: Exploring the Brine Line of Great Falls of the Potomac By: Bobby "The Dogg" Miller (For laughs and context be sure to click on the embedded links. You won't be disappointed.) Far from most paddlers’ minds, and tucked away in a hidden slot canyon, the Brine Line … [Read more...]

CASUALCORE: Toyota FT-4X

Nope, Toyota didn't reveal the next generation Land Cruiser or FJ Cruiser that we all hoped for today at the NY Auto Show. They did however release the FT-4X, or “Future Toyota” Four-Wheel Drive Crossover, concept vehicle, which is an adventure focused small SUV that should have broad … [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...]

A DOGG TALE: Putting the Party in the Braap!

By: Bobby “The Dogg” Miller WARNING: If a splat in a Party Braap lasts for more than 4 hours, please contact your doctor. (Disclaimer: Exploring Elements has no formal relationship with Liquidlogic Kayaks, and received no compensation of any kind for the publication of this article. The … [Read more...]