Category: Gear Reviews

Velocity Clip phone mount review

The Velocity Clip is described by the company as, “the world’s only universal smartphone and digital camera action mount.” When I first saw it displayed at the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market, my immediate thought was that it allows you to…

Switch Eyewear Axo sunglasses review

About a year ago, I was first introduced to a new company making sunglasses: Switch Eyewear. Their shades didn’t really look like anything special, but one flick of their super-cool magnetic, interchangeable lenses, and I immediately realized that they were…

Hydrapak SoftFlask review

Hydration. There isn’t anything much more important for outdoor recreation, especially in the warm months. From the ubiquitous Nalgene bottle to Camelbaks and everything in between, we gearheads are always on the search for new and innovative ways to carry…

Beyond Coastal sun care review

Outdoorsy people spend a lot of time, well, outdoors, which means they also spend hours upon hours baking under the sun. For outdoorsy, fair skinned, red-headed ginger people like myself, this constant exposure to harmful UV rays is a huge…