How to pick the best sunglasses for you! 4/30/2019

We worked with the experts at Proof Eyewear to help us find the perfect sunglasses. Here are their top four tips!  1. What Do You Want Them to Do? Are you frames going on a run with you? Ski trip? Hike? Or are they to accessorize your best outfit?... Read more »


Tested in Idaho is proud to welcome our 50th company to join the program: Buck Knives in Post Falls. To honor this achievement, we have compiled some of our favorite facts and figures from the inspiring outdoor recreation companies we get to work with. Read on to see just... Read more »

Asana Climbing Giveaway 4/26/2019

  Whether you’re an expert or just learning the ropes, there are essential tools every climber needs. Some of the essentials include chalk, and a chalk bag and brush. In honor of climbing week, Tested company, Asana Climbing Gym, would like to hook you up with these three must-haves... Read more »

Climbing Gear Giveaway! 4/24/2019

Get geared up for your next climbing adventure, just in time to celebrate Climbing Week! Tested in Idaho is giving away eight Krieg Climbing chalk bags and multiclavas. These prize sets are a must-have for a climber, no matter your ability. Tested in Idaho fans will have eight opportunities... Read more »


Photo courtesy of Idaho Tourism Whether you’re new to rock climbing or a seasoned veteran, Idaho’s rugged, diverse geography offers a playground of traditional, sport, top-rope and bouldering for all levels. Here’s a roundup of four great climbing destinations from each part of the Gem State. 1. Q’emilin Park... Read more »

7 Ways to Break in Spring in True Idaho Style 3/13/2019

No matter your preferred spring break activity, there is no shortage of options — or Idaho-made gear — to fill up a week’s worth of springtime fun. Here are seven tips to inspire your spring break plans. Hook the big one with a rod and reel from Waterworks-Lamson.  ... Read more »

Cordova Outdoors and Kate’s Real Food Giveaway Pack 2/21/2019

Get a head start on your next outdoor adventure! Tested in Idaho knows just what you’ll need to spend a trailblazing day away from home – and it’s willing to hand it all to one lucky winner. Enter the contest for your chance to win a Cordova 35 Small... Read more »

Giveaway Rules and Regulations 2/20/2019

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Sponsor: Idaho Department of Commerce, 700 West State Street, Boise, Idaho 83720. Administrators: Red Sky, Inc., 1109 West Main Street #400, Boise, Idaho 83702. Eligibility: Tested in Idaho Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”)... Read more »