Our Favorite Gear

Our promise:  We only review gear we use and what we’d recommend. Period.

When you’re on the trail – even if surrounded by a city – it’s important to be prepared with solid footwear, hydration, snacks, clothing, and more! The products below have all been tested by Chris Englert herself & are still in use for her outings today!

TurboPub Product Review

Stop Carrying Bags of Dog Food with You When I walk in Denver and lead my walking experiences, I generally do not bring my dog. But on the weekends and other times, when my family and I go hiking, we often bring my Giant Schnauzer, Zeus. He's just shy of 100 pounds...

Ceptics Adapter Product Review

You Need this Adapter You will need an adapter when you travel, and for us, we needed one for our Round the World (RTW) trip that would work in Scandinavia (Sweden and Norway), Athens, Moscow, Beijing, and Mexico. Having researched many different adapters that cost...

SteriPen Product Review

SteriPen Product Review

Best Purification Tool for Clean Water while Hiking While my friends lugged their filtration systems to the creeks along the Appalachian Trail, I gleefully carried my SteriPen to the water source. I'm convinced the SteriPen is one of the best products to come along...

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