High flow water filters are the latest trend in water filtration for outdoor enthusiasts. MSR is already a leader in the water filtration realm and they are adding to their line up with the new MSR Thu-Link Inline Water Filter. It is a filter that can be placed directly between the users hydration reservoir and […]
I moved to northern Virginia this summer and have been impressed with the number of race opportunities in the region. I recently ran the Potomac River Running’s Holiday Half Marathon and 4 Mile race held in Annandale Virginia. It is a great race run on a section of the Gerry Connolly Cross County Trail in […]
The Lowa Seattle GTX Lo’s have been from New Orleans to Alaska and to the greater Washington DC region. Overall, I am impressed. They are a functional urban shoe that looks great and still has the chops for light day hikes. Read my final thoughts here.
It’s been an exciting couple of months putting the LOWA Seattle GTX Lo through the paces. Found a better fit by going up a size and challenged the shoe’s outdoor cred with hikes in Washington State and Shenandoah National Park. They performed well in both urban and outdoor environments. Read on for my full update.
LOWA is bringing their ingenuity and craftsmanship to a new lineup of casual shoes that look great for wear in the front country, while having the chops to take on the backcountry. I will be reviewing the Seattle GTX Lo over the next couple months. Click HERE to read my full initial report.
50 plus miles of hiking and months of constant wear have made the Montane Viper Hoodie one of my favorite fleeces. It is perfect for lounging around the house or running errands, but it also has the technical chops to perform well in the backcountry. Click HERE for my complete final update on the Montane […]