Tested: Club Ride Commander

Tested: Club Ride Commander

These have been my go-to mountain biking bottoms for the past few months, and I love the comfort fit and stretchy, double-weave fabric that doesn’t feel like it’s going to tear if I crash. Speaking of which, the water-repellant finish is also dirt resistant! There’s a...
Tested: Mountain Khakis Outdoorist 24L

Tested: Mountain Khakis Outdoorist 24L

Mountain Khakis is expanding its lineup of packs and bags, and the sleek Outdoorist is a pretty sweet addition. The interior of the pack is roomy and has plenty of compartments. A huge exterior pocket is perfect for grab-and-go items. The 24L (it also comes in a 30L...
Tested: Dakota Grizzly Brewer Polo

Tested: Dakota Grizzly Brewer Polo

This lightweight polo has become our to-go top for warm weather activities. It looks good around the campfire and behind the desk on casual Fridays. The simple textured, cotton knit is so comfortable against the skin, it could double as a pajama top. The stitching and...
Tested: Free Country Crafton Venture Pile Fleece Jacket

Tested: Free Country Crafton Venture Pile Fleece Jacket

An affordable, high-loft fleece jacket is hard to find. Free Country’s Crafton Venture Pile Fleece is just the thing you need to ward of the last chilly days spring has to offer. An adjustable hem locks out the cold, and the double-sided pile fleece is crazy soft. Two...
Tested: Popticals Popstorm Sunglasses

Tested: Popticals Popstorm Sunglasses

These innovative sunglasses are incredibly handy to have around. Using a patented Micro-Rail system, they collapse and can be stored in a hard case that can easily be attached to a backpack, golf bag, etc. They’re stylish and built remarkably solid considering all the...
Tested: UCO Air Headlamp

Tested: UCO Air Headlamp

A sleek design and ease of use are the hallmark characteristics of this new headlamp from the folks at UCO Gear. The Air has a rechargeable lithium ion battery. The large dial that dictates the intensity of the beam is easy to manipulate with gloves on — save the cold...