Platypus SoftBottles

Gear Review: Platypus SoftBottle

Product Tested: Platypus SoftBottle Best Use for Product: Hiking, travel, tight space, hydration   “Full when you need it, flat when you don’t.” Looking to shave some pack weight on your next hiking trip? Maybe your hard plastic bottle doesn’t…

Vintage Arc’teryx Pack Fitting Video

We can’t quite figure out the year this vintage Arc’teryx pack fitting video was made, but we are especially entranced by the, uh, really “great” soundtrack they chose to accompany their tutorial. I’m sure it seemed like an awesome idea…

The Basics: Pack Fitting 101

We’ve just added a new gear guide to our shopping site. I learned something, so I’m thinking you could too. - Tony Pack Fitting 101 Loosen all straps Fill the backpack with a realistic weight. Loosen all straps. Shoulder the…