Tagged: gear review

reactor hoodie

The North Face Reactor Hoodie

Product: The North Face Reactor Hoodie Best Uses: Working out when it’s a little chilly Keeping warm after a workout Why we like it: It’s not very often you find a good lightweight long...

Stony Creek Quarry

Thule Stir 20L

Product: Thule Stir 20L Pack Best Uses: Day hiking Bike Commuting Why I like it: Thule has been known for years for their world class car rack systems. Last year they dipped their toes...

keen uneek

Keen Uneek

Stepping out of your comfort zone is not always an easy thing to do. For some brands, stepping out of their comfort zone can be taking a big risk. Last year, when Keen stepped...

buffs

Why we like Buffs

No, I’m not talking beach bodies, I’m talking about the multifunctional tubular headwear. My me, Buff was love at first use. There was a time that I would use bandannas under my cycling helmet...

Ultra MT GTX

The North Face Ultra MT GTX Shoe

Product The North Face Ultra MT GTX Shoe Best uses Trail running Hiking What I’ve used them for Hiking and trail running around Connecticut Favorite aspects of the product For me, The North Face...

thule capstone 40

Review: Thule Capstone 40L Pack

Product: Thule Capstone 40L Pack Best uses: Day hikes where a lot of gear or layers are required Weekend backpacking What I used it for: Camping out in Vermont for a weekend while taking...

NF PreCip

Marmot PreCip Jacket

Product: Marmot PreCip Jacket Best uses: Staying dry and blocking wind Why I like it: Great value! You can stay dry without having to break the budget To me, having a good rain jacket...

secret sleuth

Smartwool Secret Sleuth No Show Socks

Name & Store: Shelley Stevens – Trailblazer New Haven Name of product tested: Smartwool Secret Sleuth No Show Sock What you use the product for: Every day life! Favorite aspect of this product: My...