Author: Alex Smith

Alex Smith loves snowboarding, when there's no snow in his home town of Salt Lake City, Utah. He's either camping in the Utah state parks, or traveling the west coast.

GearTrend Reviews the Best Camping Stoves 2018

Alex Smith- February 1, 2018

I know that cooking over an open campfire sounds nostalgic, but let’s be honest, it sucks. You are limited to whatever you can cook in ...

The 5 Best 5-Person Tents for 2018

Alex Smith- January 31, 2018

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 ...

Best Camping Tents of 2018

Alex Smith- January 20, 2018

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 ...

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 ...

Reviewed: Coleman Sundome Tent

Alex Smith- February 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 ...

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 ...