Travel Gear Blog News 07/08/2010
The Cleanest Line: Product Testing – Hiking Matanuska Peak
Field report from Patagonia gear testing trip to Matanuska Peak in Alaska this June 2010.
Saddleback Leather iPad Sleeve | Gear Patrol
Ethan from Gear Patrol reviews the snazzy looking Saddleback Leather iPad Sleeve.
Have iPad, Will Travel, Airlines & Apps Take To The Friendly Skies
Just this month, the Australian budget airline Jetstar Airways was named the first to offer iPads as their inflight entertainment. Ron Callari examines how the iPad is being used for travel-related purposes.
Mindy S. Lubber: Outdoor Industries: Feeling the Heat from Climate Change
The Outdoor Industry Association (OIA), a trade group representing over 4,000 manufacturers, retailers, distributors and adventure companies, recently joined the business coalition BICEP — Business for Innovative Climate & Energy Policy
Online Security Tips for Travelers | Practical Travel Gear
Great tips for safe computing during your travels.
Everything Fabulous: Fun on the Go
Traveling with children? Excellent products for keeping kids entertained on the road.
Send In Your Photos: Travel Gear From Dollar Stores
Matador is looking for photos of usable, lightweight travel gear that was purchased at dollar stores for a photo essay on Dollar Store Travel Gear.
Sports Drinks vs. Bars and Gels | The Outside Blog
New study finds that sports bars and gels are just as effective as sports drinks at delivering carbohydrates to your body during exercise.
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Let’s Make Better Mistakes Tomorrow: All-Girl Snowboarding Vid at Backcountry.com: The Goat
Sweet video showcasing teenage girls ripping on snowboards.
Gear of the Day: Gerber Octane | Gear Review | Gear Junkie
Win the Gerber Octane multi-tool during the Gear Junkie sponsored "Treasure Hunt" event on July 11th in Roanoke, VA.