Category Archives: Skiing

Patagonia Stretch Nano Storm vs Nano-Air – Which is the Best for You?

Patagonia Stretch Nano Storm winter camping Engearment

Patagonia Stretch Nano Storm vs Nano-Air Patagonia Nano Storm vs Nano-Air, which is the best jacket for you? Both are legit active insulation layers. But one has a WPB shell and is made to handle snow. Patagonia Nano Storm vs Nano-Air Comparison  Both jackets feature 60 grams of active insulation.  In the Nano Storm, it is the Full Range insulation.

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Patagonia Micro Puff vs Nano Puff vs Nano Air – 3 Awesome Puffies, but What is Best for You?

Patagonia Micro Puff vs Nano Puff vs Nano Air

Patagonia Micro Puff vs Nano Puff vs Nano Air – 3 Awesome Puffies, but What is Best for You? If you are looking at great mid weight puffs then this is for you!  The Patagonia Micro Puff vs Nano Puff vs Nano Air showdown will go over the similarities and the differences of each jacket, so you can find the

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Nike ACG Gore-Tex Misery Ridge Jacket – Sturdy All Conditions Protection

The Nike ACG Gore-Tex Misery Ridge Jacket Men's

Nike ACG Gore-Tex Misery Ridge Jacket Austen Beason All conditions. Those are the key words in Nike’s All Conditions Gear (ACG) line. Making sure that you can keep going in style and comfort when the conditions get tough, they have designed the Nike ACG Gore-Tex Misery Ridge hard shell jacket to be the barrier between you and the All part

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Spyder Elevation Base Layer

Spyder Elevation Base Layer

Spyder Elevation Base Layer Kate Agathon Spyder Elevation base layers work overtime to keep you warm on the slopes and comfy in the lodge.  Constructed from a blend of stretch jersey wool and Avra synthetic performance yarn, the aptly named Spyder Elevation baselayers elevates what you expect from performance base layers.   I consider the Elevation baselayer top (MSRP $119)

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SkiPad Ski Carry

SkiPad Ski Carry

SkiPad Ski Carry Kate Agathon   After a long day on the slopes, SkiPad  ski carry (MSRP $24.95) gives your tired shoulders a rest when you are slogging back to your car.    Designed as one-size-fits-all so that everyone in your family can use it, the SkiPad’s gel construction absorbs bulky weight and creates a cushion on your shoulder when

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