Category: Gear Reviews

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The North Face Ultra Cardiac Running Shoe

Product: The North Face Ultra Cardiac Running Shoe Featured in Outside Magazine’s Summer Buyer’s Guide Best uses: Mixed running on road and trails What I have used it for: The Endurance Society Infinitus 8k...

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Darn Tough Review

Name and Store: Zach Vaughn – Trailblazer Branford Name of product tested: Darn Tough Micro-Crew Light Sock Best use for product: Hiking / Trekking What you used the product for: Trekking / Hiking /...

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Vasque Inhaler Low

Product: Vasque Inhaler Low Hiking Shoe Best uses for this product: Hiking Speed on the trail Key aspects of the product: The Vasque Inhaler Low was built to go fast on the trail while...

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Organic Cotton

Organic cotton t-shirts often feel more comfortable than conventional cotton shirts. Maybe it’s just me, but it isn’t the feel of organic cotton that sets it apart. Organic cotton is grown from non genetically...

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Gear Review: Patagonia Los Gatos Vest

Product: Patagonia Los Gatos Vest Best uses: Everyday wear Layering for outdoors Favorite aspects of the product: The Patagonia Los Gatos Vest is by far one of the warmest vests I own. I layered...

Gear Review – Prana Drea Jacket

Name: Jayne Riley – Trailblazer / Denali customer Product: Prana Drea Jacket In her own words: I was in the Trailblazer New Haven store just browsing to see what sort of fleece jackets they...