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Travel Gear Blog News 01/26/2011

Next year’s gear: Outdoor Retailer recap – ESPN ESPN's Gabe Glosband headed down to the trade show to check out the exciting freeskiing products you'll see in retail stores next fall. Fall 2011 Gear Sneak Preview: Patagonia 2011 is very much a season of classic offerings from Patagonia — in addition to having Gore back in the house, there are […]

Travel Gear Blog News 01/21/2011

How to Choose a GPS Device for Traveling For most areas, a GPS device has made navigation easier, whether you’re just finding a hostel, driving to the airport, or trekking to a hidden temple. However, choosing the right device is essential to ensure that you’re not carrying around a useless gadget. 10 Things You Should Know About Round The World […]

Best Hiking Trail Resource?

The Internet is a huge and growing by the minute and it is easy to get lost in the myriad of sites. That is why we are asking for your help to identify the best resources on the web for a variety of outdoor, adventure, and round-the-world travel needs as part of our new “best of” series. First up we […]

Travel Gear Blog News 01/08/2011

Here’s GearGuide’s Best Gear Top 10 list for 2010. Backpacker Magazine's new iPad app brings the skills you need right to the palm of your hand with the BACKPACKER Survival School. Here are 11 practical travel apps for Android phone users. New iPhone app language learning series takes a musical approach. DOWNLOAD OUR TRAVEL GUIDES FOR FREE   Now that […]

Travel Gear Blog News 12/27/2010

New Balance MT110 Preview A few weeks ago, I caught wind of the New Balance MT101′s successor, the MT110. Backpacker Magazine – Layering 101: The Basics of Upper Body Layering Gear Editor Kristin Hostetter demonstrates the basic clothing to wear on top to stay comfortable in any conditions. How to Keep Your Gadgets Safe Whether you’re traveling or enjoying the […]

Travel Gear Blog News 12/22/2010

Has Nike Invented A Second Skin? These “Footstickers” appear to be nothing more than concepts of potential Nike products, but the future they suggest is pretty darn intriguing. Stretch it out Women's Adventure Magazine suggests the best yoga gear for when you're ready to hit the mat. Great gifts for road warriors | There’s still time to pick up […]

Travel Gear Blog News 12/17/2010

The Top 10 Adventure Stories of 2010 | The Outside Blog A slew of jaw-dropping stories filled the adventure news cycle in 2010. Some set new lows, like when mountain biker Missy Giove pled guilty in January to smuggling marijuana after being arrested at the end of 2009, completing a tragic fall from grace. Gear Review: Wigwam | UpaDowna It […]

12 Days of Travel Gear Giveaways: Win an ENO Double Deluxe Hammock!

According to, the lucky winner of the ENO Double Deluxe Hammock goes to lucky commenter 56 Mark Smith. Still 11 more chances to win… On the first day of Travel Gear Holiday Giveaway you can win an Eagles Nest Outfitter (ENO) Double Deluxe Hammock. I raved about ENO’s DoubleNest Hammock a few months back so I am happy to […]

Travel Gear Blog News 12/09/2010

Road Warrior Stocking Stuffer: Garmin Portable Friction Mount | Practical Travel Gear A great add-on for many Garmin GPS owners (or, hint, a stocking stuffer) is a portable mount which lets the nav unit ride on the dash instead of being suction-mounted to the windshield. 10 Stocking Stuffer Ideas For Outdoor Enthusiasts – the GearCaster As the holidays draw closer, […]

Travel Gear Blog News 11/30/2010

Women’s Travel Clothing by Isis | Practical Travel Gear While ISIS may turn out some fashionable and functional clothing for outdoor activities the company also produces some versatile pieces that are ideal for travel. The Gear Junkie: Holiday Gift Guide 2010 | The Outside Blog Still in need of something for an outdoors lover on your list? Here are a […]