Highlights from Outdoor Retailer Winter 2017

Last week the outdoor world converged at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah for Winter Outdoor Retailer. I walked the tradeshow floor searching for new products and brands and here is what I came to find. MiiR MiiR introduced a double wall vacuum insulated update to their line of tumblers as…

Mountainsmith Releases New Line of Chris Burkard Adventure Camera Bags

Mountainsmith has announced a new line of adventure camera packs designed in collaboration with outdoor photographer Chris Burkard. The Mountain T.A.N. (Tough as Nails) Series is compromised of five pieces designed to work together, but sold separately. Each piece was designed as a modular piece to help carry and protect your most valuable camera gear…

Highlights from Outdoor Retailer Summer 2016 Part 2

Continuing with the coverage from Summer 2016 Outdoor Retailer here are more of the highlights from the massive tradeshow. Deus CycleWorks and Woolrich partnered to showcase their collaborative project the Woolrich JRB E-Bike. The hand built bike was built for use both in outdoor and urban environments and features an electric pedal-assist system and fat…

Outdoor Retailer Summer Recap

A few weeks ago (sorry for the delay as my travel schedule has been non-stop), I checked out the Summer Outdoor Retailer tradeshow, known simply as Summer OR, in Salt Lake City. After attending the Winter OR show I knew I had to make a trip to see the offerings presented during the summer show.…

Outdoor Retailer Recap Part 1

Last year I was scheduled to check out the Outdoor Retailer tradeshow, but a snowstorm caused a delayed flight which made me miss the show, but provided amazing snow for riding that weekend. This year I planned accordingly and am glad I did so. The Winter OR show, hosted at the Salt Palace in Salt…