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ToughTested Solar Powered Battery Pack

ToughTested Solar Powered Battery Pack

ToughTested Solar Powered Battery Pack

Most of the time I go to the wilderness to get away from it all, but the pervasiveness of electronics has spawned an abundance of devices that we take with us in the backcountry and new products that allow us to keep these products charged.  ToughTested makes several battery packs and solar chargers to keep electronics charged while out adventuring in the backcountry.  I will be reviewing the ToughTested Solar Powered Dual USB Battery Pack over the next few months.  Read on for my initial thoughts!

Update – Lander Cascade Powerbank

I have been using the Lander Cascade Powerbank over the past several weeks and I have found that it is as good as advertised.  It provides two full charges to my iPhone before it needs to be recharged and the rugged case has stood up to the daily abuse of being tossed in my backpack that goes with me everywhere.  Continue reading for my full review.

Update on the Mountain Khakis Women’s Stretch Poplin Capri Pants

IMG_20160706_202936692 The Mountain Khakis Women’s Stretch Poplin Capri Pants have been worn over the past month on my local Southern California trails. This includes Rose Canyon, Torrey Pines State Park, and Mt. Woodson in Poway. The temperatures ranged from the 60’s to the upper 90’s. Read more here. 

Jenn K. 

Final Update on the Oboz Pika Shoes

IMG_20160812_123227 I really like the Oboz Pika Shoes! They are comfortable, lightweight, have good traction, and are stylish.

Read more here. 

Jenn K.

Outdoor Retailer Show 2016 Day 3

Outdoor Retailer Show

Slumberjack Day Break 2

I saw a little bit of everything at Day 3 of the Outdoor Retailer Show.  Read on for my thoughts.

Outdoor Retailer Show Day 2

Day 2 of the Outdoor Retailer Show was a great day visiting with manufacturers and see all the new items.  I spent some time checking out new stoves.  Read on for my thoughts.