Backpacking

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ICAST 2018 Payne Outdoors

ICAST 2018 : Some of My Favorite Finds

ICAST 2018 is in the books and new products, as well as new revisions were in full force. Some companies seemingly came out of nowhere while other mainstays continued their winning ways. Below you’ll find a lot of the things I really liked at the show. More in depths write-ups are in the works but I wanted to get you some quick pictures and thoughts on why I stopped to […]

YETI New Panga Haul Silo

NEW: YETI Tundra Haul, Silo 6G, Submersible Panga Backpack

Austin, Texas (May 31, 2018) — YETI, a leading premium outdoor brand, announces new, over-engineered products to join its line-up. Today, the Austin, Texas-based company proudly reveals new models of its staple hard cooler series, as well as an expansion of its ultra-durable submersible gear bags. The YETI Tundra Haul is the first-ever YETI cooler on wheels—built with the brand’s signature toughness and unmatched insulation power. The Silo 6G is what […]

YETI Panga 50

REVIEW: YETI Panga 50 Submersible Pack

Ever had a need for your suitcase to be waterproof? Ever needed to store camera equipment on a boat or raft? I have unfortunately needed both of those things which made the YETI Panga an intriguing accessory for outdoor adventures. I’ve killed a few cameras in kayaks and rafts over the years which isn’t cheap. YETI took the common dry bag, turned the design dial up to 11, tore off […]

Cotton Carrier Camera Harness

REVIEW: Cotton Carrier G3 Camera Harness

A little over a month ago we introduced you to the Cotton Carrier G3 Camera Harness. We’ve run it through the paces and it’s time to weigh in. About the Cotton Carrier G3 $119 The Cotton Carrier G3 Camera Harness system is designed for the active photographer. The harness supports and secures one camera with a long lens, keeping it always at the ready. The ergonomic design of this camera […]

StrapPack Clakit

StrapPack Pouches for Phones, Water Bottle and More

Backpacks are great for carrying things, but items in the pack are difficult to access without stopping and taking off the bag. Plus belongings are prone to theft since they are out of sight. Backpack shoulder straps are within view at all times and easily reached but they have no storage. The StrapPack by Clakit solves this backpack storage problem with secure yet accessible pouches that easily clip to backpack front shoulder straps. […]