I visit hill stations very frequently and before I visited Rishikesh in May, 2017. I used neverwet boot and shoe spray for my sports shoes! Results were really interesting! I visit hill station very frequently! I visited many north hilly stations in India; Rishikesh, Triund in Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir, and many others. I also love water sports. Last time I visited Rishikesh (in May) for river rafting but before visiting I was searching for waterproofing shoes and luckly came across neverwet shoe… Full review
Don't waste your money. Bought these at a trade show for $276.25. Fast talking boy sold me on the products for Carpal Tunnel, Arthritis, back pain, and many other ailments. My husband is prone to all these and we were really looking forward to having a product we could use over and over again. Unfortunately, that is not the case. Right from the start, we were at a very cold trade show, tried the hand warmers to hopefully help warm us up. Literally, they felt super warm for about 15 minutes and then… Full review
I’m a big fan of Wild Planet Tuna for backpacking lunches because of the excellent flavor, texture, ingredient list, and nutrition profile. Add to that, their sustainable fishing practices and it’s a winner. Tuna packets are a popular foundation for backpacker lunches, providing needed calories and protein. The Mylar packages are relatively convenient in the backcountry, being single serve and shelf stable. I’ve regarded them as a treat due to their weight, but as I’ve tired of other lunch… Full review
Inexpensive China made down jacket. Weighs under a pound, has two outer zip pockets and huge inner glove pockets. Wear in cool to cold conditions - layering!! XPOSURZONE Men's Packable Down Quilted Puffer Jacket Lightweight Puffer Coat FrontBack Fit & ComfortI got a size XXL. I am 5 foot 9 in (175 CM) under 200 pounds. Fits OK, not loose. Not long enough—so you need to wear your shell (or use a sleeping pad when sitting by the fire or your gas cook stove melting snow or just cooking hot… Full review
A free navigational app for Android smartphones for the PCT, AT, and CDT. Super easy to use. HikerBot is a free smartphone app that can be used on the three main long-distance trails in the U.S.—Pacific Crest Trail (which also includes the JMT), Appalachian Trail, and the Continental Divide Trail. My wife and I used HikerBot on a section hike of the PCT from Echo Lake in Lake Tahoe to Tuolumne Meadows in Yosemite National Park. While we used Half Mile maps for general navigation, HikerBot was… Full review
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Demo Day at OR didn't disappoint, with leaping pillars of fire, life-sized polar bears, talking salmon, and new outdoor gear from Kahuna Creations and Nargear. Read more
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