Tested in Idaho: One Year Later 8/6/2018

One year ago, Tested in Idaho went from being a vision to the real deal. For those not yet familiar with the program – Tested in Idaho recognizes Idaho-based outdoor recreation companies that test their products in the mountains and rivers in their backyard before bringing them to market.... Read more »

Pool to School: The Best Little Backpack 6/26/2018

Pack it Up, Pack it Out While seeing tiny kids wearing too-large backpacks is adorable, parents know that it isn’t really ideal. Lone Cone knows this too, which is exactly why they created backpacks designed to fit little explorers. Lone Cone’s backpack lineup comes in several bright, adorable patterns... Read more »

Splash, Surf, Sail: Water Sport Essentials 6/14/2018

With over 2,000 known lakes, approximately 107,651 miles of river and over 200 days of sunshine, Idaho is one of the best places to be outside and on the water. We gathered up some of the best gear for aquatic adventures, so you’ll be ready to go whether you’re... Read more »

Mountain Man Material: Five Gifts for Father’s Day 6/13/2018

From rolling rapids to alpine ridges, there are endless ways to experience summer in Idaho. Whether you’re shopping for a birthday, anniversary or showering your dad with gifts on Father’s Day, you can’t go wrong gifting the mountain man in your life with some new outdoor gear. Check out... Read more »

For Summertime Lunchtime 6/6/2018

Lunch is on Us! Ok Maybe Just the Bag… A good kid’s lunch box goes beyond a school lunch. Fill it with summer camp snacks, pack it up for picnics in the park, throw it in the cooler for a lakeside lunch or load it with grub for a... Read more »

Tested & Requested: Camping Gear Guide 5/23/2018

The days are longer, the nights are warmer and the season for sleeping under the stars is here. Whether you’re camping out at one of the many awesome spots in Idaho or venturing out to explore  a new state, we’ve rounded up some of the best gear out to... Read more »

Lone Cone Rain Boots Giveaway 5/15/2018

Rain, Shine, Puddles & Playtime  Who said these waterproof wellies were just for the rain? Bust out these darling boots and your little one is set for jumping in puddles, splashing in the creek, playing on the riverbank or squishing around in the mud. Lone Cone’s super cute patterns... Read more »

Six Gear Gifts Ideas for Mother’s Day 5/9/2018

With spring and summer celebrations in full swing, the season for travel upon us and Mother’s Day right around the corner, you probably have more than one lucky lady to buy a gift for. Why not get her something to use on her next outdoor adventure? Check out these... Read more »

12 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Idaho 4/20/2018

We’re pretty lucky to be in Idaho. There aren’t many places in the nation or even the world where you can experience natural wonders. From rolling whitewater rapids to bubbling hot springs, wooded forest trails to pristine mountain peaks, shimmering sand dunes to soaring stone spires – Idaho is... Read more »

There’s Something Fishy About This Giveaway… 1/23/2018

With snowy excursions growing few and far between, upcoming spring adventures are undoubtedly wandering through the minds of many. Famous for superb trout, salmon and steelhead fishing and home to some of the best fishing waters in the nation, it only makes sense for Idaho to be the origin... Read more »