Jake Evans

115 reviewer rep
3 forum posts
joined Jan 17, 2016

I am a: male backpacker
Location: Alberta
Occupation: Intercultural Researcher/Trainer

Affiliations: Was an MEC employee. Many moons ago I helped open the Edmonton store. I know a lot of outdoorspeople and a fair number of reps.


Rock climbing
Mountain biking
X-country skiing
Ice climbing and alpinism too when I was younger.


Boot/Shoe SizeUS 9-9.5

Once a gearhead, always a gearhead.

I have a tent-buying problem. I haven't sought professional help and it hasn't helped.

My reviews will only talk about how products performed for me, in real-life conditions. The rest folks can look up online.

Gear Reviews (3)

user rating: 5 of 5 The North Face Stormbreak 2 1/20/2016
user rating: 1 of 5 SealSkinz Sea Leopard Glove 1/17/2016
user rating: 4 of 5 Outdoor Research Men's Helium II Jacket 1/17/2016

Forum Posts

The Year of Essential Outdoor Gear January 22, 2016
Congratulations, Top Reviewers of 2015 January 20, 2016
Search for the warmest mitts January 13, 2016