Tom Elenbaas

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EDC Tools & Compact Storage: The CLiP System

Posted in Gear and Tools<p>Lever Gear’s CLiP System gives you compact storage & tools in a tough, versatile EDC package. In addition to carrying small …

SmartRuler is the EDC Multi-Tool You Need In Your Wallet

Posted in Gear and Tools<p>The credit card size SmartRuler fits right in your wallet, so you’ll always have a sweet little measuring device & multi-tool …

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Outdoors Gear

Hammock camping hacks that are actually useful

Hammock Camping Hacks<p>There is nothing like sleeping under the stars. It is what I spend all winter dreaming about. That being said, there are a few …

Camping

Protection | Steep & Cheap

The New Evangelical Moral Minority

If the Southern Baptist church can’t be bigger, Russell Moore wants it to be better.<p>In 2009, Russell Moore was a young theologian who occasionally served as the host of a Christian radio show. He liked to let callers have their say, drawing them out with friendly questioning before gently …

Faith

Patagonia Released Its First Collaboration with Another Brand. And It’s Not What You’d Think.

Outside of a beer brewed by New Belgium specifically for Patagonia, the Ventura, California-based brand has never truly collaborated on a product …

Shoes

Tone Your Abs and Legs With This 15-Minute Jump Rope Workout

Jumping rope isn't just an activity reserved for elementary school students. It's a great cardiovascular workout for all ages that elevates your heart rate, improves your cardiovascular endurance, and strengthens your muscles. Thanks to it's compact size (throw it in your purse or put it in your …

Workouts

7 Senior Climbers Share Their Experience and Advice

Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Unlike many sports, climbing has a vibrant community of participants in their 60s and 70s. The Ironworks gym in Berkeley, …

Climbing

Shark Watches

Watches

Timex Archive Camper MK1 Watch, Black

Why use your phone for a watch when there are such good watches already out there waiting? The MK1 is part of Timex Archive's Pioneers collection, …

Men's Fashion

Fisher Bullet Space Pen

Designed by Paul Fisher in 1948, and updated for NASA in the 1960s for extreme conditions, the Fisher Bullet Space Pen is one of the most iconic …

MecArmy X7S Capsule Flashlight & Lighter

The X7S from MecArmy combines a flashlight, lighter, and a storage capsule into a compact device that fits in the palm of your hand. A modular design …

Micro USB

Testing Wild Country's Revo Belay Device

“Ready to lower!” I yelled. As I descended from the anchor, my belayer dropped me faster and faster until I was free-falling. I expected—or hoped—the rope would go taut, but the ground came first.<p>My belayer was using a common tube-style belay device (one with no assisted braking). When he went to …

Climbing

Mens Barefoot Hiking Boots Trail Running Sneakers

VeganPRO5Water ResistantBreathable MeshEco RubberPittards Wild HidePerformance InsoleThermal InsoleSticky RubberTough Rubber …

Hiking

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This Might Be the Most Badass Dog Leash Ever Made

No hyperbole — this is as badass as a dog leash gets, and it’s not for nothing. The very obvious, very good reason the leash was made is to keep your …

Pets

Interested in Fly Fishing? This Is the Rod to Get You Started

Fly fishing is ingrained in American culture — Ernest Hemingway and Norman MacLean romanticised it fiction, outdoor brands like Patagonia and Yeti do …

Fly Fishing

Gear Racking Basics

What gear to carry, where to carry it and how to rack it are key considerations as you progress in your skills as a lead trad climber. In this …

Climbing

Rock Climbing Guides: Routes, Photos & Forum

Climbing

Rock Climbing Glossary

A-D<p>Abseil—(pronounced AB-sail) To make a controlled descent on a fixed rope. The term is typically used in Europe and Australia. See rappel.<p>Accessory …

Learn how to climb the biggest trees from this professional tree climber

Some trees are as high as a 20-storey building, so how do you get to the top? Expert tree climber Dave Katz reveals the tricks of the trade.<p>Tree …

Climbing

The Campout Cookbook

The Campout Cookbook is a new book packed with recipes for cooking around the fire and under the stars. Penned by Marnie Hanel and Jen Stevenson …

The Realm: Nalle Hukkataival Bouldering in Rocklands

Author:<p>Publish date:<p>"If you religiously watch climbing videos and try to divine what you can from them about the lives of pro climbers, you could be …

Climbing

How to Cook a Frozen Chicken

Remove packaging from frozen chicken. If the padding on the bottom is stuck, run the chicken under warm water until the padding comes loose.<p>Rinse …

Recipes

If You Want a Vintage Volkswagen Westfalia, This Is the One You Crave

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> We love scouring the internet for reasons to spend money we don’t have on cars we daydream about owning, and these are our picks this …

RVs

4 simple exercises to strengthen your attention and reduce distractibility

<i>Mengxin Li</i><p>Our attention gets hijacked by everything from the stress in our lives to the ding of our phones. Neuroscientist Amishi Jha shows how we …

Mindfulness

Loyak Men's Water Shoes | Astral

Greatest shoes ever<p>I have been in search of the perfect land/water shoe for years. I owned a pair of Ocean Minded Waveseekers for years that I loved …

Shoes

Homemade Lemon Pie Larabars - Just 4 Ingredients! (Vegan, Paleo, GF)

<i>Isn’t it amazing how the simplest of ingredients, like lemon and dates, can transform into the most delicious of healthy treats?! These homemade</i> …

Vegan

Endeavor Notebook System

A customizable, creative tool, the Endeavor Notebook System provides heirloom quality with the simplicity and functionality to match your thoughtful …

Unique