Mountainsmith Launches New Adventure Camera Packs

Mountainsmith has just launched its new T.A.N. series of adventure camera packs in collaboration with renowned outdoor lifestyle photographer Chris Burkard. Mountainsmith claimed to have worked with Burkard to research and develop these products from start to finish.

T.A.N. stands for “Tough As Nails”, and this series is comprised of 5 separately sold pieces for lenses, cameras, accessories and tripod carrying that can be used individually or combined together as a complete system. Tanuck 40 is designed as a rucksack styled camera bag while Tanuck 10 is a lumbar pack and both Tanuck 40 and Tanuck 10 can be combined together as one unit. Kit Cubes which come in three different sizes: large, medium and small, are smaller sized bags that are able to fit into any larger bags easily as well as the Tanuck 40 and Tanuck 10 bags in their respective sizes. The Kit Cubes can also be used on their own.

Ultimate Hiking Gear | Darn Tough Vermont

Darn Tough is at it again! This time they were featured on Men's in their "The Ultimate Hiking Gear Guide".  As we have all heard having the right boots is half the battle, as your socks are just as important. When you can find a socks that is durable, breathable, and quick drying you feel even more confident. Darn Tough is so confident in there socks they even Unconditionally Guarentee them for life! Check out the full article here.

Best Hiking Gear Startups | Forsake Footwear

It's always exciting to be a part of a startup, especially when their designs are innovative and functional. With this being said, Forsake was the first startup highlighted on's article "The 15 Best hiking Gear Startups". When it comes to getting out on the trail, hiking boots are crucial. If your someone who wants to be able to seamlessly move from the trail to a night out on town, Forsake's blend of functional design and practical technology has you covered. Check out the full review here!

Luggage For Skiers | Mountainsmith Divide

Love to travel, but hate the disorganization that can accompany at times? In Freeskier's latest article, "The top 7 luggage products for skiers - 2017" they break down some of the gear that will get you on your way. No surprise to make the list is the Mountainsmith Divide backpack. Perfect for everyday organization, but tough enough to take on the airport. The pack features side accessed lap top compartment, accessory pockets, internal organization, and more.  Don't worry though, the 90's classic design made from durable Cordura fabric makes this one sleek and tough piece. Check out he full review here!

Gear To Splurge On | Darn Tough Socks

Sometimes splurging can make a huge difference, especially when it means comfort on the trail. While some items may seem expensive at first, the added durability, comfort, fit, and overall product design is worth the investment. In a recent article by Outside Online, "What Gear Should I Splurge On?" ten items were brought into the spotlight. Among the ten, Socks, were Darn Tough! Not only does Merino wool temperature regulate and wick moisture to help prevent blisters, but Darn Tough socks are also Unconditionally Guaranteed. If you wear them down, Darn Tough will send you a new pair.

Gear Review | Mountainsmith Mayhem 45

We have seen the Mountainsmith Mayhem pack highlighted before, but in a recent gear review by Modern Hiker it's worth reviewing again. We all know a trip on the trail can be determined by the pack we carry. It can seriously make or break our comfort and function requirements if it isn't right. But according to the review, "The Mountainsmith Mayhem 45 gets about as close to checking all of the boxes of any pack that I've tried to date". To read the full review click Here!