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MSR Evo Ascent Snowshoes

There are plenty entry-level snowshoes out there, but the MSR Evo Ascent stand out from the pack. We’ve snowshoed with these snowshoes all over the Rockies this winter, and we’re [...]

Gear By 10A editors February 18, 2019

Black Diamond Absolute Powder Mitts

When it’s so cold even the thermometer has frozen over, gloves like the Black Diamond Absolute Mitts are essential part of your kit. These are the perfect mitt if you [...]

Gear By 10A editors February 12, 2019

G3 Cabrio Avalanche Air Bag

The more you venture into the mountains, the more your risk of getting caught in an avalanche. Carrying an avalanche air bag like the G3 Cabrio can help keep you [...]

Gear By 10A editors February 10, 2019

How to Choose The Right Pair of Snowshoes

If you’re normally a hiker, but want to continue getting outside in winter, the best thing you can buy is an avalanche safety course and a pair of snowshoes. This [...]

Gear By 10A editors January 25, 2019

Icebreaker BodyfitZONE Base Layers Review

Icebreaker delivers another great base layer in the new BodyfitZONE 200 series. No surprises here, which is just what we like in a baselayer. Disclosure: This post contains references to [...]

Gear By 10A editors November 27, 2018

2018 Zeta AR Review

Arc’teryx Zeta AR jacket We had a trip to the Italian Dolomites coming up, what better place to test the Arc’teryx Zeta AR jacket? We used the jacket on cold, [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

2018 Bora2 Mid GTX Boots Review

Arc’teryx Bora2 Mid GTX Boots surprised us more than any gear we’ve used in a long time. With skepticism, we took a pair of Arc’teryx Bora2 Mid GTX boots into [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

2018 Beta AR Review

The new Arc’teryx Beta AR Delivers We took the new Arc’teryx Beta AR jacket into the depths of tough autumn weather in the Rocky Mountains to see how it would [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

2018 Women’s Atom LT Review

The Arc’teryx Atom LT is perfect for the Backcountry and the City We took the Arc’teryx Atom LT jacket out in the depths of tough autumn weather in the Rocky [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

Choosing Your Gear

A big part of having a great backpacking trip is having the right gear. This article shares some tips to ensure you have the right gear to make sure you [...]

Gear By Emma Schroeder August 27, 2018