Gear & Tech

Outdoor Gear, Tech & Software. Everything you need to have a great experience in the outdoors – from gear to image & video editing solutions.

Choosing Your First Pair Of Climbing Shoes – Tips & Advice

rock climbing shoes
Tired of stinky abused ratty old rental shoes from your local climbing gym?  It's time you invest in rock climbing shoes and enjoy the perks of quality gear to help you make the best of your climbing time. With so many options, styles and...

Gaia GPS – Mobile Phone Mapping & GPS Route Planning

gaia gps
Over the years I have collected a pile of GPS devices - from TomTom's that once ruled the vehicle GPS market to an army of apps and add-ons like Google Maps, Apple Maps, and other tools for my mobile phone. Today, I'm happy to...

10 Essential Safety items for off road driving – Off road safety kit

off road safety essentials
Building up your off road safety kit with these 10 essential items will make surviving the inevitable break down or roadside repair much more bearable.

Trekking Poles, Don’t hit the trails without them!

trekking poles
Whether you're looking for more stability or want to relieve soreness in knees or merely burn more calories on your hike, trekking poles provide all these fantastic benefits at a very reasonable cost. In simple terms,  hiking poles or trekking poles are a stick people...

Choosing Off Road tires for your Jeep – What to know

beadlock offroad rim and tire
Whether your seeking out a particular style, looking to conquer more difficult trails or want to convert your vehicle into a lean, mean rock crawling machine a good set of tires makes can make or break your ambitions. Choosing tires for your Jeep and mission...

Aluminum vs Steel Skid Plates and Armor – Vehicle Protection

Jeep driving over rocks
We decided to take a deep dive into skid plates and armor to check out some of the differences between Steel vs. Aluminum skid plates and how their properties and designs can protect your off road vehicle. From Rock crawling to trail riding skid...

Thule Jeep Wrangler Roof Rack – Ultimate Guide

Thule Jeep Wrangler Roof Rack
Need to carry more gear or throw a kayak/canoe on your jeep for your next adventure? We take the Thule Jeep Wrangler roof rack system out for a spin and show you how simple it is to add more capacity to your Jeep. Thule Roof...

Hidden Falls Adventure Park – Off Road Adventures

Hidden Falls Adventure Park Jeep
Hidden Falls Adventure Park is an off-road park in Central Texas for vehicles of all types, makes and capabilities that offer miles of varying terrains & difficulties zig-zagging across 2100 acres. Hidden Falls Adventure Park Website: http://www.hiddenfallsadventurepark.com/ Phone:  (830) 798-9820 Address: 7030 E Fm 1431, Marble Falls,...

Time lapse Video Stabilization with Microsoft Hyperlapse

Microsoft hyperlapse
One of my favorite tools for producing time-lapse videos is the fantastic Microsoft Hyperlapse tool. It takes my otherwise bouncy/shaking shoulder & dash cam videos and turns them into amazingly smooth videos of my experiences over the mountains, through the woods and across the...