FlashDry Included in The North Face’s Fall 2012 Line

With all the new latest waterproof/breathable fabrics on the market, there’s one thing that remains constant — water droplets. With all laminated fabrics from Gore-Tex, eVent, Polartec and the like, the most efficient way to transfer perspiration through them is…

TB’s Pick of the Week: The North Face Vicente Jacket

We get new gear and products in constantly here at Trailblazer, and though we can’t share every single item we get here, we can share some we’re most excited about. The North Face Vicente Jacket for Men is a technical…

What is Rab Clothing and Who is Rab Carrington?

When Rab Carrington started making sleeping bags in Patagonia over 30 years ago, he did so to pass time and earn a few bob while he was waiting for customs to release his climbing kit. A talented climber, Rab spent…

Review: Patagonia’s Capilene 3 Hits the Appalachian Trail With Aaron

In the past, Patagonia’s Capilene base layers have proven themselves worthy time and again. That being said, when I was given the opportunity to try out this year’s edition, I jumped on it. I set off on the Appalachian Trail…