If you're spending any time in the outdoors at all, you will need a reliable outer layer of clothing. This is one area where you can spend anywhere from a few dollars to your whole paycheck. So if you're looking for the ideal balance between cost and quality, I recommend the Thunderlight jacket from Red… Continue reading Red Ledge Thunderlight Jacket
Here at Backwoods Gear Review, we love our friends at Xero Shoes and the amazing products that they create. What we just unboxed, however, blew our minds AGAIN! The new Daylite Hiker from Xero Shoes is a GAME CHANGER for outdoor footwear. Here's our first impression. Prepare to be AMAZED! - Jake
These lightweight bamboo sunglasses are amazing! Cor Surf Bamboo Sunglasses are made from eco friendly sustainable wood. They are surprisingly light to wear, it is almost like you are “wearing nothing at all”. They fit comfortably on even wide heads. Wearing them hiking on a trip to Arches National Park I was impressed by them.… Continue reading Cor Surf Bamboo Sunglasses
I stumbled across these sacks one day at Walmart while preparing for a trip and I'm so glad I did! There are a number of Dry Sacks available on the market, but these are great because they are so affordable. For only $10 - $15 at your local Walmart, you get a set of 3… Continue reading Outdoor Recreation Group Ultimate Dry Sacks
I just finished reading this new book called "Ultralight Backpackin' Tips" by Mike Clelland! and I really enjoyed it. My eye was caught immediately by the cover's claim of "food and gear for 10 days under 25 lbs." and it really does explain how this can be achieved. I tend to over-pack my pack (a… Continue reading Ultralight Backpackin’ Tips by Mike Clelland!