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Jane Jackson
Jane Jackson
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Jane Jackson

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Jane is a professional mountain guide with extensive experience working in Alaska, Yosemite and The Tetons. She has worked for Exum Mountain Guides and assisted with helicopter rescues on Denali. She as taught all the major climbing skills as well as self-rescue techniques. She combines this background with expertise in outdoor gear sales and rentals. She not only spends 200+ days using gear outside herself, but she also brings an expertise in working with people at all experience levels to find the right gear.

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Best Water Bottles of 2022

Best Water Bottles of 2022

We've been back in the ring testing this year's top water bottles. We have compared and assessed all aspects of these products to determine the best and worst of the bunch.
Simple Modern Summit
Best Buy

Simple Modern Summit

It didn't take long for us to see that this bottle was going to be one of our favorites this year. It is large enough to keep you hydrated but lightweight and inexpensive enough to seem...
Best Approach Shoes for Women of 2022

Best Approach Shoes for Women of 2022

If you're on the hunt for a great pair of women's approach shoes, we've got the information you need. Whether you're gearing up for a long mission in the alpine or a casual day at the...
La Sportiva TX2 - Women's
Editors' Choice

La Sportiva TX2 - Women's

This is an all-around awesome shoe, perfect for boulderers and alpine scramblers alike. With a great climbing ability, superior comfort, and an incredibly lightweight design, the TX2 is...
Best Hiking Boots for Women 2022

Best Hiking Boots for Women 2022

Now is the time to invest in your next pair of hiking boots. But where to begin? We have narrowed down the options to the top models on the market for hands-on testing.
Best Beanies for Women of 2022

Best Beanies for Women of 2022

Cold mornings mean one thing and one thing only - beanie season is here. What better way to get excited about the dropping temperatures and short days than a new hat.
Best Ultralight Backpack of 2022

Best Ultralight Backpack of 2022

Keen to make ultralight backpacking more enjoyable? Over six years, we've purchased and tested over 25 of the best ultralight backpacks. We've done the leg work, highlighting our top...
Best Portable Solar Charger of 2022

Best Portable Solar Charger of 2022

Are you in the market for a new solar setup? Perhaps the hundreds of options available online are a bit overwhelming? Look no further! We've reviewed over 65 solar panels before purchasing...
Best Climbing Shoes for Women of 2022

Best Climbing Shoes for Women of 2022

We've weeded through dozens of climbing shoes to select to top contenders on the market. We have specifically selected only women's models for this review and have climbed countless...
Platypus DuoLock SoftBottle
Top Pick

Platypus DuoLock SoftBottle

The newest form of the collapsible bottle from Platypus. The updates on this bottle are noteworthy and make for an improved drinking experience. We were excited about these new updates to...
Brita Stainless Steel Filter Bottle
Top Pick

Brita Stainless Steel Filter Bottle

If you are concerned or conscious of the taste of your drinking water, this is a great way to guarantee clean, tasty water all the time. Whether traveling or commuting, this bottle is...
How to Choose A Water Bottle

How to Choose A Water Bottle

The number of options out there for water bottles can be overwhelming and even incapacitating. This article is here to help you sort through your options and settle on the right bottle for...
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