Summer + Fall 2019 Outside Gear Guide

Last Updated: February 2, 2022By

Originally published in the Summer + Fall 2019 issue

UCO Ware Bamboo Elements Mess Kit gear


An all-in-one mess kit for your next adventure. Made of 90 percent natural materials with a leak-proof gasket to keep good things in and bad things out. The eyelets and the tether keep your kit secure and together. $19.99

Danner Trail 2650 Hiker

Inspired from the variety of terrain on the PCT (Pacific Crest Trail) the Trail 2650 is designed to move quickly and confidently on a variety of terrain. Getting its name from the 2,650 miles of trail on the PCT this shoe can fill the role of a lightweight hiker or a trainer. $150

Buff Coolnet UV+ Multifunctional Headband

Designed to be the ultimate lightweight sun protection during any activity. Made of 95 percent recycled REPREVE® performance microfiber. Super lightweight with odor control from Polygiene. $24

Diamondback Sync’r Carbon Bike

An all-new monocoque carbon frame designed to increase stiffness to make shredding the mountain even more fun. You can get the Sync’r in a burly 27.5-inch x 2.8-inch tires or 29-inch wheels. Get out and ride Diamondback’s most bomber hardtail. $2999.99

Kammok Mantis Hammock Tent

This hammock tent is created to provide comfort, protection and adaptability during your adventure while making camping easier. The all-in-one design has a built-in rainfly and an integrated bug net to keep you away from some of the nasty elements out there. Pack less and cover more ground. $229

ALLIED Down Wash

Keep your down product lofty, comfortable and warm for years with ALLIED’s Down Wash. With proper care, down products can and should last a lifetime. Regular detergents strip the down off the fat and oils necessary to keep the loft and warmth. Treat your down well and it will outlast synthetic options, lasting you years longer.

Base Camp Denver

A great book highlighting hikes within one to three hours of the Denver metro area. Each hike has detailed information on driving directions to the trailhead, elevation, approximate hiking time and information about parking and restrooms. You can find a scramble to catch the sunrise before work or a longer day hike that will still have you home for dinner. $24.99

Hydro Flask Journey Series Hydration Pack 10L and 20L

Not all hydration packs are created equal. The Journey Series is designed to keep your water cold for more than four hours by using a neoprene liner and a reflective exterior to enhance insulation. The pack has pockets and compartments to store bike-repair supplies and more. $165-$200

Pearl iZumi Summit Jacket

Weather can change in an instant in Colorado. The lightweight Summit Jacket packs down small enough to take on every ride for guaranteed wind and water protection along with great ventilation. $100

MSR Alpine™ Deluxe Kitchen Set

The Alpine™ Deluxe Kitchen set has everything you need to prepare your next meal in the wilderness. You like grated cheese, no problem, need to measure your ingredients, no problem. MSR has a tool to solve all of these issue in this savvy kitchen set. $54.95 

Native Vigor AF (Advanced Fit)

Designed for performance. With the side venting the adjustable nose pads and the temple boots the Vigor AF is made for comfort and customization. There is even an upgraded lens that blocks 4x more infrared light then regular polarized lenses. $139 

Patagonia R1® Fleece Pullover Hoody

Celebrating the 20-year anniversary of the iconic technical fleece. The R1® has updated fabric, 93 percent recycled material, and a new style in a pullover. This is a great slim fit piece with a balaclava hood making it perfect for your next alpine adventure. $159.00

LEKI Micro Vario Carbon Trekking Poles

These poles are great for the uphill and downhill so you save energy on your next trek. They have anatomically formed grips and a speed lock with an external locking device for more stability and safety on the mountain, all only 240 grams of weight.  $199.95

Mountainsmith Trippin Sling Bag

Bringing back a retro look with this over-the- shoulder sling bag. Founded 40 years ago, Mountainsmith went back into the archives to create a truly authentic 80s design. The Trippin Sling Bag is perfect for everyday use and carry-on travel. $39.95

CGear Sand-Free Mat

Planning your next outdoor trip and tired of sand getting all over your mat or ground pad? Here is a solution from CGear, the creators of a patented sand-free technology. The durable design is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast from camping, backpacking, to RVing. $59.99 – $129.99



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