The wristwatch. Once it was the way we kept track of time. This was the days before the smartphone or computer. Growing up it was almost a right of passage into manhood to get a good timepiece. One Christmas I opened a present and there it was a pocket watch from my grandfather. What made […]
The Fast Stash is a single wall “Adirondack Lean-to” style tent – tarp hybrid. For the hiker who wants to experience the openness of tarp style camping without the bugs and other critters invading your sleep space, maybe the Fast Stash is for you. At first glance, the Fast Stash has innovative features such as […]
ProLite Gear reviews the Granite Gear AC 58 a lightweight alpine pack that can be found at reduced price. This Alpine-ready pack was thoroughly tested by Justin “Trauma” Lichter and Shawn “Pepper” Forry in their amazing trip through the Himalayan range. Multiple shoulder strap mounting positions allows custom torso length setting.
Lightweight and comfort refined, this pack has many ways to adjustment the fit while still or on the move. The Crown 60 is outfitted with what Granite Gear calls the Vapor Current Suspension which allows air to flow between your back and the pack. This has prevented the evil sweaty back attack in my use […]