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Animal Encounters: Mountain Lions / Cougars

  While it's quite rare, humans and cougars do sometimes wind up face-to-face. If that happens, here are a few steps to get out of that situation as safely as possible: 1. Know your tracks. 2. Keep your friends close. 3. Let it go. 4. DO. NOT. RUN. 5. Show them who's...

We did some digging…

We did a bit of digging with some of our partners for deals this week and there are some doozies with the onset of the spring and summer outdoor season. Check out the links below! AMAZON.COM - CLEARANCE RUNNING SHOES

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Saucony Nomad TR Review

Saucony Nomad TR Review

My runs with the Nomad were nothing short of pleasurable. I was impressed with how responsive, and at times forgiving, they were, especially on technical terrain. The shoe weighs approximately 9.2 ounces and retails for $110, which is a fair price for a trail shoe.

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Roxy Run Around Long Sleeve Top

Roxy Run Around Long Sleeve Top

Yes please...I’d love to review that! Thank You! Finally a long sleeve top that checks all of the boxes! Next up on my list is this Roxy Run Around L/S Top. As soon as I saw it, I knew it was going to be a winner. Let’s do this! (And pardon my exclamation points!!)...

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Topo Athletic MT-2 Review

Topo Athletic MT-2 Review

The evolution of a product is often clear in the evolution of the brand itself. Some times it becomes clear that a brand’s direction and goals have shifted based something as seemingly inconsequential as aesthetics. However, there are also brands who stick to their...

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Salomon S-Lab Wings Review

Salomon S-Lab Wings Review

The S-Lab Wings from Salomon is a shoe advertised as one that is ready to bomb down descents and keep you stuck to the ground. This (relatively) lightweight racer is a shoe whose design and durability are at a very high level since they're built for true, elite...

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Ultimate Direction Marathon Shell Review

Ultimate Direction Marathon Shell Review

When you live in Colorado - especially in the spring or fall - running in the mountains above a certain elevation brings with it a unique set of challenges. Apart from the fact that you can (and will) run into thermoclines where the temperature suddenly drops here and...

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Under Armour Verge Low GTX Review

Under Armour Verge Low GTX Review

Watching a brand make inroads into a new category can be fascinating. Sometimes it's the rubber-necking at a car crash mentality while at other times it's like watching a tree grow from sapling to behemoth. In the case of Under Armour - which we've only reviewed once...

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Keen Logan Mid WP Review

Keen Logan Mid WP Review

Finding a hiking boot that protects and supports while still giving good ground feel can be tricky. Often, our high-ankled friends have a very firm underfoot midsole with a softer topsole to make sure that we’re not too exposed to the sharp, angular ground features...

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The North Face Ultra TR II Review

The North Face Ultra TR II Review

Not all running shoes are made equal much less for the same purpose. For the road we've got cushioned trainers, lighter-weight tempo shoes and racing flats. On the trail we've got running shoes made to take on ugly, muddy terrain and shoes meant to stick like glue to...

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