Tested: Club Ride Commander

Tested: Club Ride Commander

These have been my go-to mountain biking bottoms for the past several weeks, 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!...
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: 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: Kelty Women’s Reva 60

Tested: Kelty Women’s Reva 60

Fine-tuning the PerfectFIT suspension and new Kinesis hip belt — only available on this and one other women’s line — it really did feel like Kelty had created a pack just for me. The hip belt is built to match a female body (wider and higher rising hips) and uses a...