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REI Anniversary Sale On Now: Members Save 20%

The REI anniversary starts today and runs through May 30, 2011. This is the biggest and best REI sale I’ve seen ever. Not only can members save 20% on one full-priced item (some exclusions apply), but a ton of killer camping gear, travel gear, clothing, and shoes are marked down huge as well. REI members can save 20% on one […]


Timbuk2 Kickstand iPad Case and Stand

Timbuk 2 Kickstand iPad Stand – cute and sporty protective cover and stand for iPad Finally an iPad case/stand that is both functional and sporty. Makers of extraordinary messenger bags and urban adventure accessories, Timbuk2 just released two iPad stands – the Timbuk 2 Kickstand and Popup Case. The Timbuk2 Kickstand will surely become one of the best iPad cases […]


Going In Style Adapter Plugs

Going In Style Adapter Plugs – High quality adapter plugs to keep your electronics safe If you’re only going to one country or if you’re traveling and really want to know that your converter will work, check out Going In Style’s adapter plugs. Going In Style has an adapter for every country from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe and they are a […]


Brooks-Range Cirro Jacket

Brooks-Range Cirro Jacket – lightweight, synthetic mountaineering jacket This is a guest review by Zac Robinson. It has been a wet spring here in Utah.  With snowfall totaling over 700″ for the season, it looks like it will be easy for those folk who want to try to lay some ski tracks every single month of the year. Unfortunately, I […]


Thule Rack Sale at Backcountry.com

From now until May 15th, you can save 20% off Thule racks and luggage at Backcountry.com. Now’s the time to get your car rigged up for summer sports with an new bike or boat rack or pick up a sweet piece of Thule Crossover Luggage. Looking for advice on how to choose a rack? Check out our guide to choosing […]


Humangear GoToob Travel Bottles

Humangear GoToob Travel Bottles – carry-on approved travel bottles GoToobs have revolutionized travel toiletry bottles. I’ve been using Nalgene Travel Bottles for years, but I am tempted to crossover to the GoToob. Main thing I liked about these bottles is that unlike the Nalgene bottles they are squeezable. You can get that list bit of shampoo out of a GoToob […]


Nalgene Travel Bottle Kit

Nalgene Travel Bottle Kit – leakproof and break-resistant travel bottles The economical Nalgene Travel Bottle Kit is perfect for packing and organizing shampoo, lotion, body wash, vitamins, and other travel essentials. Made from heavyduty polyethylene, these bottles are as rugged as their popular Nalgene water bottles. The kit includes six guaranteed leakproof bottles (some which fit the two independent dispenser […]


Travel Gear Blog News 05/09/2011

Brunton Restore Portable Power Review – the GearCaster To listen to music while you lay awake at night in your tent or to tweet from the top of Everest, you are going to need some sort of portable power to recharge your gadgets. The answer to your backcountry power needs may be the Brunton Restore. REI Blog: Weblog for an […]


Save 20% Fitness Clothing & Shoes (Including Vibram FiveFingers) at EMS

From now until May 12, 2011, you can save 20% on select EMS brand running, cycling, and yoga clothing at Eastern Mountain Sports. You can also save 20% on select running shoes by brands like Salomon, Brooks, Asics, and more. The Vibram Fivefingers Women’s Sprint are also on sale for only $60. This is the first time I have ever […]


Save 20% on Travel Hammocks During Altrec’s Anniversary Sale

The popular and uber comfy Eagles Nest Outfitters Doublenest Hammock (see our review) is marked down 20% during Altrec’s Anniversary Sale. You can also save on the world’s largest hammock – the Hammock Bliss Triple (review) and the Hammock Bliss No-See-Um Hammock (review) Travel hammocks aren’t the only thing you’ll find on sale at Altrec. You can save up to […]