santiago-06
Tue, 17/11/09 – 13:10 | Comment

Boots are a bit of a funny thing, at least for me. They never seem to appear at the top of my gear wish list, in fact I don’t even pay much attention to them until the ones I’m wearing develop an ache, a sharp point, tightness, or don’t support me when getting into some nastier terrain.

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BMW Santiago Boot Review
Tuesday, 17 Nov, 2009 – 13:10 | Comment
santiago-06

Boots are a bit of a funny thing, at least for me. They never seem to appear at the top of my gear wish list, in fact I don’t even pay much attention to them until the ones I’m wearing develop an ache, a sharp point, tightness, or don’t support me when getting into some nastier terrain.

Cross-Continent Tested: MSR Hubba Hubba 2 Person 3-season Backpacking Tent
Tuesday, 3 Nov, 2009 – 8:00 | One Comment
MSR Hubba Hubba - Teeny-Tiny Once Packed

16 days on the road, 5051 miles and a 1994 Honda VFR 750 – OWD contributor Jake Moritz crossed the continent putting the latest camping gear to a motorcycle specific test. This week, the MSR Hubba Hubba 2-person tent gives us shelter.

Cross-Continent Tested: Sea to Summit Stuff Sacks
Monday, 26 Oct, 2009 – 8:00 | Comment
Sea to Summit eVent Compression Dry sacks

16 days on the road, 5051 miles and a 1994 Honda VFR 750 – OWD contributor Jake Moritz crossed the continent putting the latest camping gear to a motorcycle specific test. This week, putting the squeeze on your gear with Sea to Summit eVent Compression Dry sacks.

Cross-Continent Tested: Pot – Not the Type Smoked, but the GSI Pinnacle Dualist Cookset
Tuesday, 20 Oct, 2009 – 8:00 | 3 Comments
GSI Pinnacle Dualist Camping Cookset

The GSI Pinnacle Dualist camping cookset was a bit of an impulse buy the day prior to Jake Moritz’s departure on a 16 days on the road, 5051 miles trip across the US and Canada. Here’s how it faired.

Cross-Continent Tested: Montbell Sleeping Bag
Tuesday, 13 Oct, 2009 – 17:41 | Comment
Montbell Ultra Light Super Stretch Down Hugger #3

16 days on the road, 5051 miles and a 1994 Honda VFR 750 – OWD contributor Jake Moritz crossed the continent putting the latest camping gear to a motorcycle specific test. This week, the Montbell UltraLight Super Stretch Down Hugger, or sleeping bag to the rest of us.