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Backcountry

Camelbak Day Star and Mini Mule Review

By  •  Camp, Travel, Hike

One of my favorite pieces of hiking gear is one I resisted for quite some time. Isn’t that always the way? What did I resist and then love? The Camelbak.
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Cloudveil Koven Plus Jacket Review
10 years ago

Cloudveil Koven Plus Jacket Review

By  •  Apparel, Camp, Hike

Out of the box, the Cloudveil Koven Plus definitely is a class act. I buy that it’s great for alpine use and backcountry camping but its so lightweight that it makes me question its real suitability for hardcore skiing and snowboarding.
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Marmot Genesis Jacket Review

By  •  Skiing, Apparel, Hike

Out of the box, the Marmot Genesis is very cool. I chose the bright green which is definitely eye catching. The Genesis also has a bright silver reflective seam accent and logo treatment that dresses the otherwise monochrome jacket up quite a bit.
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