Author Archives: Kaleb Ross

Cotopaxi Men’s Paray Lightweight Jacket

A lightweight jacket that with from a company that sets itself apart with “Gear for Good”, the Cotopaxi Men’s Paray Lightweight checks a lot of the boxes at first look. Click here to see my initial review and thoughts on the jacket.

Kaleb R.

Kelty Revol 65 Backpack Final Update

I was able to take the Revol 65 on the Black Mountain Crest Trail in some cold, wintery conditions. The conditions and difficulty of the trail provided the perfect final proving ground for the backpack. Click here to read my final review and conclusions on the Kelty Revol 65 backpack.

Kaleb R.

Smartwool Merino 150 Backpacker’s Tee

T-shirts are basic to everyday life. I have a few favorites that sit in the top of my drawer that I always grab when looking for something comfortable for my next adventure.

The Smartwool Merino 150 Backpacker’s Tee isn’t your run of the mill shirt. Click here to read my initial thoughts on the Smartwool Merino 150 Backpacker’s Tee.

Kaleb R.

Final Update: Saxx Kinetic Boxer Briefs

Saxx Kinetic Boxer (photo provided by Saxx)

I’ve been able to wear the Kinetic Boxer Briefs in a variety of activities. Read my update on how they performed on a backpacking trip as well as some final thoughts on them by clicking here.

Kaleb R.

Kelty Revol 65 Backpack Update

 

I was able to take the Revol 65 on a multi-day backpacking trip into the Shining Rock Wilderness in Pisgah National Forest in Western NC. I was very impressed with how the pack performed, especially a few of the features. Click here to read my initial update on the Revol 65 backpack by Kelty. 

Kaleb R.

Kuju Coffee Review – Final Update

Kuju Coffee Update


Kuju Coffee

A multi-day trip into Pisgah National Forest on the first weekend in fall was the perfect time to test out Kuju Coffee’s Pocket PourOver system. Coffee at breakfast and after dinner made the trip that much more enjoyable. Sounds like I enjoyed the coffee? Click here to read my final thoughts on Kuju Coffee.

Kaleb R.