Category: Gear Reviews

Avalanche Striker Shirt review

AVALANCHE STRIKER 3

When summer gets hot, you need a cool and comfortable shirt while recreating outside. A shirt that breathes, is light weight, and wicks away moisture is key. The Striker shirt from Avalanche claims to have all of those qualities. So…

Leatherman Signal review

We review the Leatherman Signal, an outdoors and survival multi-tool. (Photo: Jared Hargrave - UtahOutside.com)

Being prepared… it’s not just for Boy Scouts, but for everyone who ventures into the outdoors. If you ever find yourself in a survival situation, having the right tools can make all the difference. Leatherman has long been a top…

Maven B.3 binoculars review

We review the Maven B3 binoculars. Compact with sharp image quality, these optics are great for casual outdoor use. (Photo: Jared Hargrave - UtahOutside.com)

Binoculars are one of those pieces of gear that I always cheap out on. Growing up as a kid, I’ve been happy to spy on the neighbors with chintsy plastic optics because, well, quality “binos” are really expensive. But these…

Basin and Range Guardsman Full-Zip Jacket review

The Guardsman Jacket did awesome work as an all-around layer for backcountry skiing and mountaineering. It blocks wind like a pro so I can down summit brews without feeling the chill. (Photo: Sean Zimmerman-Wall)

A jacket you can wear every day, all day is pretty much the ultimate jacket, right? From backcountry skiing, to hiking, fishing and going out for drinks, I know I want something that is versatile enough for all of that.…