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Freewheel Mountain Bike Reviews are Rolling in!

You might have heard we have officially launched our much anticipated Freewheel Mountain Bike collection! Born from the trails of
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gear & tips trail

Best Gloves For Hiking In The Rain

Hiking in the rain can be a joy—or misery. It all depends on your gear and your attitude. Freezi...
featured trail

Freewheel Mountain Bike Reviews are Rolling in!

You might have heard we have officially launched our much anticipated Freewheel Mountain Bike col...
9 Min Read
gear & tips trail

How to Prepare for Your First Mountain Bike Ride

Starting a new sport, can bring a mix of excitement and a bit of intimidation all at the same tim...
5 Min Read
gear & tips trail

How To Hike More Efficiently

How do thru-hikers cover 20 to 30 miles per day? Not only are they in great shape, but they’re al...
climb gear & tips

Bivy Sacks: Part tent, part sleeping bag — pure convenience

A bivy sack or bivy shelter is a bit of a riddle—both sleeping bag and tent, and at the same t...
trail

17 Reasons Women Over 50 Should Hike

These women’s stories will inspire you to get out on your next hike - regardless of age. We...
gear & tips trail

10 Tips For Backpacking in the Rain

A few adjustments can go a long way to making a wet trip way more fun. Heading out for a sto...
gear & tips trail

How To Build A Beginner Backpacking Kit

You don't have to buy everything all at once. Here's how to get started with what you have and b...
gear & tips trail

10 Backpacking Food Mistakes To Avoid

When it comes to trip planning, backpacking food is one of the easiest things to mess up. Beg...
climb gear & tips

10 Reasons To Pack A Bivy Sack Instead Of A Tent

Ever slept out in a bivy sack? If not, you’re missing out. Not sure what a bivy sack is, or w...
gear & tips trail

How To Pack For A Rainy Trip

There’s more to it than choosing the right jacket—here are 8 tips for traveling when it’s rainy....
gear & tips mountain

X-Gaiters: Everything You Need to Know

Get the best fit and compatibility to make the most of your X-Gaiters. Years of testing, tink...