July 2011 Gear Reviews

28
Jul
2011
jloomis

Fujifilm FinePix XP10 Waterproof Digital Camera Review

Product Rating: 
3
Fujifilm FinePix XP10 Waterproof Digital Camera

Features:

The Fujifilm FinePix XP10 is a waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof, and dustproof digital camera designed for those with rugged pursuits such as a typical Loomis Adventure. It is jam packed with features like HD video, multiple shooting modes and a 5x optical zoom. The FinePix XP10 works anywhere whether its underwater, in the rain or snow, and of course at home. For more information on all of the features, visit the Fujifilm website. The XP10 is available in several different colors to fit your style.

18
Jul
2011
jloomis

Big Agnes Copper Spur UL2 Tent Review

Product Rating: 
5
Big Agnes Copper Spur UL2 Tent

Features:

The Copper Spur UL2 from Big Agnes is an ultralight, free standing, three season backpacking tent with plenty of room, but won't weigh you down. The UL2 is designed to comfortable sleep two people with plenty of headroom. Features DAC featherlight NSL pole system with Twist Clips and HClip attachments to tent body. The Copper Spur UL2 has two doors and two vestibules for easy entry/exit and gear storage. Also features interior mesh pockets and gear loops. It comes with all seams taped and includes reflective guy lines.

17
Jul
2011
jloomis

Ambient Weather Keychain Weather Station Altimeter Review

Product Rating: 
2
Ambient Weather Keychain Weather Station (WS-108)

Features:

The Ambient Weather Keychain Weather Station includes an altimeter, barometer (relative and absolute with sea level correction), digital clock, digital compass, thermometer, and a weather forecaster. It is full of features and functions in a lightweight, low cost package. Features a convenient carabiner clip for simple carrying and quick access and includes a blue LED backlight for low light operation. Great for hiking, camping, skiing/snowboarding, mountaineering, climbing, and other outdoor activities. The Ambient Weather Keychain Weather Station is a perfect backup to your GPS.

15
Jul
2011
jloomis

CAMP USA Stalker Universal Crampon Review

Product Rating: 
5
CAMP USA Stalker Universal Crampon

Features:

Stalker Universal Crampons by C.A.M.P. USA are designed for general mountaineering and glacier travel. The universal bindings and thermoplastic heel and toe harnesses wrap around almost any hiking or mountaineering boot. The Stalker crampons are secured with a strong nylon strap with pull tab for ease of use. They are easily adjustable without tools. Included are Vibram® anti-balling plates to reduce snow build-up underneath your feet and a carry case for easy packing and storage.

05
Jul
2011
jloomis

Scarpa Summit GTX Mountaineering Boots Review

Product Rating: 
5
Scarpa Summit GTX Mountaineering Boots

Features:

The Scarpa Summit GTX are four-season mountaineering boots designed for ice and mixed climbing. The Summit GTX's heel and toe welts fit all crampon styles. They are fully insulated and feature an adjustable padded tongue. The articulated, padded ankle section provide flexibility without compromising support.