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ASICS Gel-Sonoma 3 Trail Running Shoe Review

Alex Smith- March 29, 2017

With the hiking season coming up soon, I purchased a pair of the new ASICS Gel-Sonoma 3 trail running shoe. I’ll be honest, I largely picked this shoe because I knew I wanted ASICS trail running shoes at ... Read More

5.9ASICS Gel-Sonoma 3 Trail Running Shoe Review

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Gear Trend is really into tents lately, check out our latest tent reviews.

Reviewed: Coleman Sundome Tent

Alex Smith- Feb 5, 2017

Last year my Walmart special Ozark Trail tent ripped when my foot got caught in the door as I was entering it after dark. With a trip to Utah’s outdoor mecca, Moab, next ... Read More

The 5 Best 5-Person Tents for 2017

Alex Smith- Jan 31, 2017

If you are in the market for a 5-man tent you have probably seen that the selection is somewhat limited, most tent manufacturers make either 4-man or 6-man tents, leaving 5-man tent seekers ... Read More

Best Camping Tents of 2017

Alex Smith- Jan 20, 2017

This year I’ve set out on a quest to find the best camping tents for each style of camping that I do and some of the friends and family are in to. ... Read More


Best Hydration Packs for Trail Running 2017

Ryan Lawrence- February 9, 2017

Whether you’re running up the trails at the crack of dawn or logging your first mile on the way to a half marathon, your hydration ... Read More

Reviewed: Incase Icon Laptop Backpack & Cheaper Alternatives

Alex Smith- January 25, 2017

Today I’m going to be reviewing the [ecase Icon Backpack that I received for Christmas a few weeks ago. Now that we are a few ... Read More

Best Hydration Packs of 2017

Ryan Lawrence- January 24, 2017

There’s nothing more important than staying hydrated in the outdoors. We’ve come a long way. The days of lugging oddly shaped water bottles in an ... Read More