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Gear Reviews — Kevin Linderman

Gear Review: Cotopaxi Kusa Jacket

The newest full-zip jacket from Cotopaxi feels great on the trail *and* looks cool at the bar.

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Gear Reviews

SurviveKevin Linderman

Review: MyFAK Med Kit

There are certain traits that define an adventurer. Curiosity, preparation, fitness and grit to name a few. There’s also an expectation that comes along with being an adventurer. You are likely to get hurt. Depending on the activity, the frequency of the activity and the inherent risk of the activity, the level of potential injury …

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WellnessJon Gaffney

Fourth of July Essentials

The biggest weekend of the summer is upon us. Here is the Shoulders of Giants list of needed gear for a great weekend this Fourth of July.

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CycleDevon Balet

5 Gift Ideas For Your Adventurous Father

Gift ideas for your Father can be tough, especially when it seems they have every piece of gear they could ever need. Here are a few last minute gift ideas perfect for any adventurous Father.

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CycleRoxanne Trujillo

RaceFace Scout: How To Look Stylish On The Trail and Street

Have any of you ever interacted with the bike company RaceFace? Oh really? I am glad we can have this two way conversation right now. I have had the chance to personally connect with RaceFace and my first impression of their staff was “Holy schnikes, these people are neat!” RaceFace is a global bike company …

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AlpineDevon Balet

Forsake Hiker- Have Hiking Boots Changed?

The traditional hiking boot hasn't worked for me since a bad accident to my ankle. For anyone seeking hiking boots that can be used off the trail and not be cumbersome to travel with take a peek at the Forsake Hiker.

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AlpineEric Hockman

Product review: Voile split board skins tail clip kit

When it comes to backgountry gear, reliability and functionality are typically at the top of most users’ priority lists. Shoulders of Giants puts the Voile split board (or skis) to the test. See how they performed.

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AlpinePhil Lindeman

A day at Keystone with FATMAP, the 3D ski map

Shoulders of Giants give the new FATMAP app a spin at our old friend Keystone Mountain to see how it performs.

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AlpinePhil Lindeman

Gear Review: Rocky Mountain Underground Carbon Apostle Men’s Ski

Shoulders of Giants takes the new Carbon Apostle for a few climbs and backcountry turns. Here's what we think.

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SurvivePhil Lindeman

Gear Review: Olicamp Kinetic Ultra Titanium Backpacking Stove

Shoulders of Giants got a hold of the Olicamp Kinetic Ultra titanium backpacking stove and tested the 4 season theory. Here's what we think.

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AlpineDevon Balet

Boa Technology: How Does It Work?

Have you ever wondered about Boa Technology's cable lacing system, but never had the chance to use it? This post will help shed some light on the company's system construction and quality customer service .

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