Checkout Gear that works in the Sections below

For a great selection of gear – please check out the categories below! Or, have a look at Our Gear Picks section. We spend a lot of time outdoors and as a result we’ve learned quite a bit about what gear works and what doesn’t. Browse around and you’ll find our top picks from Backpacks to Clothing to Tents -all from the best manufactures including The Northface, Sierra Designs, Mountain Hardware and more. We don’t showcase a huge selection of gear, just gear that works!



My wife and I both worked a number of years for a backpacking manufacture. The result is a garage full of backpacks for every pursuit you can think of. This section contains packs we feel offer the best functionality for the money. While we are gear geeks, we also try not breaking the bank when …

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With two kids, adventures throughout Colorado and Utah any time of the year and adventures abroad – we certainly buy our share of clothing. Clothing is something we’re willing to pay top dollar for. You get what you pay for. Our clothing needs to be tough. Spending a day squeezing through a slot or hiking …

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Hard Goods


This section has a little of everything. Pretty much any piece of gear that doesn’t have a home in the other categories can be found here. From stoves, to climbing gear to water filtration systems, it’s all in here. Hope you enjoy! Jetboil Sumo Titanium Cooking System Camp Stove-Sand The Sumo Titanium Camp Stove from …

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From 4 season to 3 season, lightweight versus 2-3 room, self-standing versus staked… there’s a host of tents to choose from. We own (and have used) a lot of different styles. Just like everything else or choice of what tent to take has changed over the years and based on the time of year, location …

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