I never thought I’d live to see the day that Stanley insulated mugs became trendy, let alone controversial, but here we are. I wonder if the folks at Stanley were as surprised as I am when their 100-year-old products, traditionally marketed to working class dudes, started experiencing a weird Tik-Tok-fueled takeoff.
The EAB Lite has a lot going for it. It’s small and lightweight, slips easily in and out of one’s pocket, and takes up very little real estate wherever you decide to carry it. The all-stainless-steel design feels sturdy despite its small size, and it’s surprisingly comfortable in my hand considering how many hard edges it has.
Solar camping lanterns are a great camping item that can also be easily adapted for at-home use. For example, you can keep the Mesqool Solar Hand Crank Camping Lantern around the house in case of power outages. But when it comes to camping situations, does this lamp hold up against the competition?
The SOG Folding Saw emerges as a robust and budget-friendly option in the world of portable saws. With a solid construction and impressive features, it offers great value, especially when compared to pricier models. Dive into our detailed review to determine if it’s the right fit for your outdoor adventures.
I’m not going to get into my personal feelings about multitools in general—if you’ve been reading my reviews on this site for a while, you know my feelings are decidedly mixed—but simply offer what advice I can. If you’re going to carry a multitool, it should be a good one, and these three models from three of the biggest names in the game are all solid choices.
The Bluetti EB70S is a great entry into the portable power station market. It’s a budget-friendly 716Wh, 800W power station that fills a unique niche between more common 500W and 1000W models, and competes handily with power stations larger and smaller than itself.
I love getting to play with a new flashlight, and today we’re testing out the ThruNite Archer 2A V3. In an increasingly crowded marketplace—seriously, there are so many tactical and EDC flashlights out there—it’s not easy to stand out.
Any time you go off the grid, there’s always a question as to how and when you’ll be able to charge your devices. These days, it’s not easy to fully unplug, which is where portable power stations come in.
So, you think the perfect garden tool doesn’t exist? Then I have a surprise for you. The Barebones Hori Hori cuts, slices, trims, saws, digs, scoops, and looks good doing it.
It’s a rare day that you’ll catch me without a pen. You never know when you’ll need to take notes, jot down a stray thought, or provide my John Hancock.
I love this thing. I can get a little obsessive about weight when I’m hiking—yes, I’m one of those guys who saws the handle off his toothbrush—and the Fiskars Hatchet is light enough that I pack it on just about every backpacking trip I go on. It’s simply the best ultralight hiking hatchet I’ve found.
As every parent quickly learns, once the little ones arrive, the simple act of leaving the house becomes a major operation. You don’t get to just grab your keys and go anymore. You need a whole arsenal of gear to support you and your youngsters as you venture out into the world, and you also…
Axwell is a company that has set out to re-invent the everyday carry wallet, and I for one am all for it. The wallet has been ripe for reinvention for quite some time.
Blackfire is a Texas-based outdoor gear brand owned by Klein Tools, a company that’s been around since 1857. They’re all about creating quality gear that eliminates the need for disposable batteries, and the BBM6411 Rechargeable Flashlight is a light I’ve really been looking forward to testing out.
Low-cost and effective, the Umarex T4E P2P HDP .50 Caliber Self-Defense CO2 Pistol provides training for a wide variety of shooters, from all experience levels and backgrounds. This CO2 pistol takes advantage of 3 different ammunition types to train for engagement so you can be better prepared for what’s to come.
The NedFoss 13” Hatched has impressed me more than most, and for a super affordable piece of equipment, it has a lot of things working in its favor. This is a hatchet that definitely does not suck.
If you were forced to survive in the wilderness using only what you had in your pockets, do you think you’d make it?
The Best Glide ASE Survival Fishing Kit is one of the most popular emergency fishing kits on the market. Take a closer look on how well it really works.