SunJack Solar Panel Charger and Battery Review

Travis Gneiting News, Reviews

The SunJack 14W solar panel and 8000mAh battery bank are a great option for charging devices, or storing power while off the grid, emergency preparedness or roadside kits. The solar panel can be used to charge phones, tablets, camera, and other devices that can be charged via USB plugs. Additionally, the SunJack comes with a battery pack that tucks away …

Wolf Tooth Component Review

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We have been riding a little over a year on our 1×11 setup with a SRAM X01 X-SYNC Chainring 32 Tooth, 94 mm BCD (Bolt Circle Diameter). From just after the first few rides on it we noticed a noise coming from the drive train. After some investigation we replaced the bottom bracket which had a very slight rolling roughness …


What’s Up with “Burton Durable Goods”

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If you’re like us, Burton has been a household name since the 90’s. They were started in the 70’s as a snowboard brand which quickly grew to world domination in the industry. With all of the top name pros, Burton logo’s plastered over every event, and the most loved to be hated brand, It was hard to not walk around …

Thule Stir Backpack Review

Thule Stir Backpack Reviewed

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When we think of Thule we think of car racks, not backpacks. So, what do they know about backpacking. We noticed a while back when attending the Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City, Utah that Thule was expanding their offerings and product lines. They have one of the more impressive booths at the show. Showing off all of their …


AKU Women’s Transalpina GT Boots Reviewed

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AKU is an Italian company that has grown from a small footwear business out of a little workshop to a world wide company producing some high quality boots. It was founded by Galliano BOrdin more than 30 years ago. The boots from AKU range from mountaineering to active and lifestyle boots. Manufacturing and product development happens in Montebelluna, Italy. Additionally, …

Are Ride Snowboards any Good?

Are Ride Snowboards any Good?

Travis Gneiting Reviews

We often gear friends asking if Ride Snowboards are even any good? Or, should they just go with a board from Burton because they new the name or brand.  We are here to answer the question Are Ride Snowboards any good? Ride has been making snowboards since 1992, starting out with just 4 snowboards.  They bootstrapped off the skateboard scene …

GoPro Session Review

The Ultimate GoPro Session Hero 4 Review

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We reviewed the GoPro Hero4 Session from every angle to help you decide if the new lower price point matches it’s limited camera functionality, and lesser image and video quality. At a $199 price point, plus the new form factor, we still believe the GoPro Session to have a viable place in the action camera space. It still records great …

Allett Wallet – Direct from Outdoor Retailer Show

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When we first walked in the Outdoor Retailer show we saw Allett. They make some of the world’s thinnest wallets and having been a fan of the butterfly wallet previously I was excited to see something new. Like the butterfly wallet vallett wallet is made nylon ripstop. They also have other versions of their slim wallet made from leather and …

Dakine Kodiac Glove Review

Dakine Kodiak Glove Review

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We just got the new Dakine Kodiak gloves that are gore-tex and primaloft line for comfort. We were looking for a solid Backcountry gloves made from leather. We decided on the Kodiak gloves to try because of the durability of leather as well as the waterproofing that Nikwax provides. The gloves have gore-tex coating as well as gore-tex grip technology. …


Over 50+ Solo Stove Video Reviews

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SOLO STOVE New Years Sale 15% off Entire Store use Code: NEWYEAR15 We were approached by Solo Stove about reviewing one of their solo stoves and cooking pots on  You might have seen our review of the BioLite stove here, and so we agreed to review another promising camp stove after our enjoyment with the BioLite stove.  It was …