Top 12 from Outdoor Retailer Summer 2017

This was a unique Outdoor Retailer as it marked the last time the trade show would be in Salt Lake City. For the bi-annual trade show the next one will take place in Colorado. I’ve attended this show consistently for the past few years and its become one of my favorites. The show features everything…

Road Test: 2016 Toyota TRD PRO 4Runner

The road became slick as the snow froze and accumulated on the asphalt. The snow came down at a feverish pace pelting the windshield as the headlights bright light reflected off the white snow back into the cabin. What was once luminous red lights in the distance of the vehicle ahead of us had now…

Highlights from CES 2017

CES moved their schedule to be held from Thur – Sun, which meant that the tradeshow was sandwiched between Agenda Long Beach and Outdoor Retailer this year. With only a day and a half to walk the show floor I focused on many of the accessories and gadgets rather than completely new brands or technology…

Highlights from Outdoor Retailer Summer 2016 Part 1

Each year I have made it a point to visit the Outdoor Retailer tradeshow, which has both a Summer and Winter show. A couple weeks back, I managed to sneak a day in at the Summer show, which really isn’t enough time to see everything, but I powered through captured a few of the latest…

The Top Things From Agenda Long Beach 2016

The Summer Agenda show returned to Long Beach last week. I spent a day at the show and spotted new brands, new products, and linked up with some old friends. Here are a few of the things from show that caught my eye. Portland based James Brand showcased their sleek and modern designed knives. The…