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Congratulations, Trailspace's Annual Top Reviewers

Every day our members help make Trailspace the best outdoor gear community around. In thanks for their helpful, informative, real-world gear reviews, we're sending each of our top 25 reviewers of 2018 a special-edition, Trailspace Top Reviewer Bindle Bottle. Thank you, all! Keep Reading »

Win a Sierra Designs Tent and Quilt for Spring Adventures

Want some new gear for spring? We're giving away a Studio 2 three-season, lightweight tent and a 35-degree Nitro 800 down quilt to one reviewer this month, thanks to Sierra Designs ($600 value). Keep Reading »

"I just like to be outside"—Jim, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Jim McCann of New Hampshire, our Reviewer of the Month. A skier, mountain and fat biker, and fly fisherman, Jim wins more than $360 worth of gear in thanks for his contributions. Keep Reading »

Meet Teri: Section Hiker, Biker, Skier, Sunscreen Wearer, and Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Teri Anderson of Gilbert, Arizona, our newest Reviewer of the Month! A section hiker, mountain biker, paddler, skier, and more, she wins more than $300 worth of gear in thanks for her contributions. Keep Reading »

Congratulations, Zalman, Our MSR Winter Gear Winner

Congratulations to Zalman from Portland, Ore., winner of an MSR Evo Snowshoe Kit, WindBurner Duo stove, and Operator snow shovel, thanks to MSR ($450 value). Keep Reading »

Final Days: Review Your Gear Today to Win $450 MSR Prize

On Monday, December 31, we're giving one Trailspace reviewer an MSR WindBurner Duo stove, Evo Snowshoe Kit, and Operator snow shovel. Write a review of your outdoor gear today and this $450 prize could be all yours. Keep Reading »

Enter to Win $450 Worth of MSR Winter Outdoor Gear

We're giving one of you an MSR WindBurner Duo stove, Evo Snowshoe Kit, and Operator snow shovel, thanks to MSR. Tell us about your outdoor gear, apparel, or footwear in a review to be entered to win. Keep Reading »

Meet Phil: New England Hiker, Snowshoer, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Phil Smith of Jackman, Maine, our newest Reviewer of the Month! A hiker, snowshoer, and peak bagger, he wins more than $300 worth of gear in thanks for his contributions. Keep Reading »

Review Your Gear to Win $450 MSR Winter Gear Package

Write a review on Trailspace and you're automatically entered to win an Evo Snowshoe Kit, WindBurner Duo stove, and Operator snow shovel, thanks to MSR. We'll draw one lucky winner on December 31. Keep Reading »

Win MSR Snowshoes, Stove, and Shovel in Gear Giveaway

We're giving away an MSR Evo Snowshoe Kit, WindBurner Duo stove, and Operator snow shovel, thanks to MSR. Review your outdoor gear and you're entered to win this winter prize package ($450 value). Keep Reading »

"The more we discuss, the better the gear will get." Meet David, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to David Eckel of Ottawa, Ontario, our newest Reviewer of the Month! A cyclist, skier, and canoeist, he wins more than $300 worth of gear in thanks for his contributions. Keep Reading »

Where'd You Get That Gear? Identifying Incentivized Reviews

In addition to knowing how a piece of gear has been used, we at Trailspace think knowing how a reviewer got that gear is important too. So, here's what we're doing. Keep Reading »

Soaking up Challenge and Companionship: Meet Bruce, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Bruce Etter of Pennsylvania, our newest Reviewer of the Month! An AT and PCT thru-hiker, climber, and cyclist, he wins more than $300 worth of gear in thanks for his contributions. Keep Reading »

Member Feedback: What makes you trust a review?

What makes you trust a review? What makes you value a review? We want to hear our community members' thoughts on the info and opinions they find most useful when considering new gear. Keep Reading »

"The further you can walk, the more you can see." Meet Charles, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Charles Polidano of Malta, our newest Reviewer of the Month! An avid long-distance hiker, he wins more than $300 worth of gear in thanks for his contributions. Keep Reading »

Congratulations, Troy, our Therm-a-Rest Gear Winner

Congratulations to Troy from Texas, winner of a Parsec down sleeping bag, NeoAir XLite Max SV mattress, and Air Head pillow ($600+ total value), thanks to Therm-a-Rest. Keep Reading »

Final Days: Enter to Win $600 Therm-a-Rest Sleep System

On Monday, July 9, we're giving one Trailspacer a Parsec down sleeping bag, NeoAir XLite Max SV mattress, and Air Head pillow, thanks to Therm-a-Rest. Just write a review of your outdoor gear and you're entered. Keep Reading »

Review Your Gear to Win $600 Therm-a-Rest Prize

Review your gear today and you could win a Parsec down sleeping bag, NeoAir XLite Max SV mattress, and Air Head pillow, thanks to Therm-a-Rest ($600+ value). Keep Reading »

Win a Therm-a-Rest Parsec Sleeping Bag and NeoAir Mat

We're giving one lucky reviewer a Parsec down sleeping bag, NeoAir XLite Max SV mattress, and Air Head pillow from Therm-a-Rest. Just write a review and you're entered to win. Keep Reading »

Win a Complete Sleep System from Therm-a-Rest

What outdoor gear would you recommend to friends? Tell us all about it in a review and you could win a down sleeping bag, mattress, and pillow from Therm-a-Rest ($600+ value). Keep Reading »

Meet Patman: Lover of Mountains and Trip Reporter Extraordinaire

Congratulations to Patrick Mason, our newest Reviewer of the Month! An avid backpacker from Tennessee and prodigious reporter of trips, he wins more than $300 worth of gear in thanks for his contributions. Keep Reading »

"Nothing Is Essential." Meet Jake, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Jake Weston, our newest Reviewer of the Month! A climber, hiker, and mountain biker from Canada, Jake wins more than $300 worth of gear in thanks for his contributions. Keep Reading »

Congrats, Michael, Winner of $450 Worth of Sawyer Gear

Congratulations to Michael Krayna of Colorado, winner of water treatment filters and systems, plus a year's supply of insect repellent and sun protection ($450 total value), all thanks to Sawyer. Keep Reading »

Win Sawyer Water Filters, Plus Year of Insect and Sun Protection

One Trailspace reviewer is going to win an assortment of Sawyer water treatment solutions, plus a year's supply of insect repellent and sun protection ($450 value). Review your gear by Sunday and it could be yours. Keep Reading »

Review Your Gear and You Could Win $450 Sawyer Prize

Review your gear today and you could win a year's supply of insect repellent and sun protection, plus an assortment of water treatment solutions, all from Sawyer ($450 value). Keep Reading »

"In Perpetual Need of New Adventures"—Meet Reviewer of the Month Christine

Congratulations to Christine Kelly, our newest Reviewer of the Month! Christine, who hiked the PCT last year, wins a gear prize pack worth more than $300 in thanks for her contributions. Keep Reading »

Win Water Filters for Every Trip, Plus a Year of Insect and Sun Protection from Sawyer

We're giving one reviewer Sawyer water filters for all of their trips, plus a year's supply of insect repellent and sun protection. Review your gear and be entered to win this $450 gear prize. Keep Reading »

Congratulations, Top Reviewers of 2017

Congratulation to Trailspace's top gear reviewers of 2017! Meet the individuals most recognized by their fellow community members for their helpful, informative outdoor gear reviews. Keep Reading »

Congratulations, Robert, our Therm-a-Rest Contest Winner

Congratulations to Robert Martin, a lifelong outdoorsman from Michigan's Upper Peninsula, and winner of a Therm-a-Rest sleeping bag, pad, pillow, and Honcho Poncho insulation ($470 value) just for reviewing his gear. Keep Reading »

Meet Ross: Bike Tech, Backpacker, Paddler, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Ross Tapp, our final 2017 Reviewer of the Month! Ross is a bike tech in Ontario making the transition from cycle touring to hiking, backpacking, and kayaking. He wins a 10 Essentials prize pack worth $350. Keep Reading »

Final Days: Review Your Gear to Win Therm-a-Rest Prize

Hiking, climbing, paddling, skiing, trail running. We want to hear about the gear you use. Review yours, and you could win $470 worth of Therm-a-Rest sleep and insulation gear on Monday. Keep Reading »

Here's How to Win $470 Worth of Therm-a-Rest Gear

We're giving away a Therm-a-Rest sleep system and insulation worth more than $470 to one of you! Review your own outdoor apparel, footwear, or gear today and you're automatically entered to win. Keep Reading »

"Look for the challenge, solitude, and scenery every day" says David, our Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to David, our Reviewer of the Month! A Trailspace member since 2010, David is a Sierra hiker and backpacker, road cyclist, and professional church musician He wins a 10 Essentials prize pack worth $350. Keep Reading »

Want to Win a $470 Therm-a-Rest Sleep System?

Review your outdoor apparel, footwear, or gear and you're automatically entered to win a Therm-a-Rest sleep system and insulation worth $470. Keep Reading »

Trailspace helps launch Maine Outdoor Brands alliance

Trailspace is proud to be part of Maine Outdoor Brands, a trade group to help grow the state's outdoor rec economy, promote brands, and attract manufacturers and a younger workforce. Keep Reading »

Review Your Gear to Win Therm-a-Rest Sleep System

Review your outdoor gear today and you could win a Therm-a-Rest sleeping bag, pad, pillow, and Honcho Poncho insulation worth more than $470. Keep Reading »

"Commit to Big Adventure," says Leah, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Leah, our newest Reviewer of the Month! A long-distance hiker, as well as a mariner, biologist, and paddler, she wins a 10 Essentials prize pack worth $350. Keep Reading »

Meet Vince: Climber, Backpacker, Ranger, Seeker of "Awe and Wonder"

Congratulations to Vince, our Reviewer of the Month! A Trailspace member since 2008, Vince is a backpacker, climber, and park ranger. He wins a 10 Essentials prize pack worth $350. Keep Reading »

Congratulations, Phil, our Deuter Prize Pack Winner

Congratulations to Phil May, a backpacker from North Carolina, environmental consultant, and our winner of a Deuter prize package worth $400. Keep Reading »

Final Days: Review Your Gear to Win Deuter Pack Prize

We're giving one reviewer a Deuter AirContact backpack, Streamer hydration system, and accessories worth $400. Review your outdoor gear by Saturday, September 30, and it could be yours. Keep Reading »

"Don't Overthink It," says Reviewer of the Month Inga

Congratulations to Inga Aksamit, our Reviewer of the Month! Inga is a Sierra Club trip leader, outdoor author, hiker, and skier. She wins a 10 Essentials prize pack worth $350. Keep Reading »

Review Your Gear to Win $400 of Deuter Trekking Gear

Review your outdoor gear, apparel, or footwear today and you could win a Deuter backpack, hydration system, and accessories worth more than $400. Keep Reading »

"Make the time to get out" says Andrew, Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Andrew Friedman, our Reviewer of the Month! Andrew is a lifelong hiker and paddler, and decade-long member of Trailspace. He wins a 10 Essentials prize pack worth $350. Keep Reading »

Here's How to Win $400 of Deuter Backpacking Gear

We're giving one Trailspace member a Deuter AirContact backpack, plus year-round hydration system and storage accessories worth more than $400. Review your gear to be entered. Keep Reading »

Review Your Gear to Win Deuter Pack and Accessories

Review your outdoor gear today and you could win a Deuter AirContact backpack plus hydration and storage accessories worth more than $400. Keep Reading »

Meet Vladimir, Bike Tourist of the North and Reviewer of the Month

Congratulations to Vladimir Gorbunov, our newest Reviewer of the Month! Vladimir is a technical writer and bikepacker from Saint Petersburg, Russia. He wins a 10 Essentials prize pack worth $350 for his contributions. Keep Reading »

Congratulations, Kevin, Our Black Diamond Gear Winner

Congratulations to Kevin Calendris, an LA rock climber and our winner of a backpack, trekking poles, and lighting prize package from Black Diamond worth $575 for reviewing his gear. Keep Reading »

"When in Doubt Go," says Reviewer of the Month Ashleigh

Congratulations to Ashleigh McClary, an avid hiker and backpacker, South Carolinian, and new resident of Utah. As our Reviewer of the Month she wins a 10 Essentials prize pack worth $350. Keep Reading »

Final Days: Review Your Gear to Win Black Diamond Gear

On Monday, July 10, we're giving $575 worth of Black Diamond outdoor gear to one of our members. Review your own gear, apparel, or footwear by Sunday and it could be yours. Keep Reading »

Win $575 Worth of Black Diamond Equipment

Someone is getting all of this Black Diamond equipment. Write a review of your own gear and this backpack, trekking poles, headlamp, lantern, and trucker hat ($575 total value) could be yours. Keep Reading »

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