Outdoor Gear

Ohiopyle and Youghiogheny Fishing ReportIt's a great year when we have conditions like these for the opening of trout season!Good levels prevail on the Yough and all of the tribs. Laurel Hill, Dunbar and Meadow Run have been fishing well. The Casselman has been outstanding!Water...

We're making our way through the boxes in our semi-permanent auxiliary inventory storage:And getting stuff out on the floor. Today I finished unloading the Keens. Here's a quick rundown of the models we have in stock.ShoesThe Targhee II, $129 , is a waterproof, mid-height hiking boot. It uses...

The Shivas are here!  We got all three sizes of Pyranha Shivas in stock.  I have tried both the large and the medium.  I am around 5'10" and weigh in at svelte 200 lbs.  I thought the large would be it for me, but I thanks to the indomitable John...

Yakima makes good racks. We use them on our bike tour vans:And our personal tiny convertibles:We have a ton of rack parts in stock at the store, and we can always order specific stuff. Give us a call at 1.800.272.4141, or stop in the store.Anyway,...

Zane demonstrates the German Shepard carrying feature built into the Astral Bird Dog K9 PFD:And the foot uglifying feature built into camo muck boots.posted by Montana...

Yesterday we got a shipment of Princeton Tec headlights:I'm on my second Princeton Tec EOS Bike light, and I'm perfectly happy with it. It's bright enough for trail running in the dark, lasts a long time on three AAA batteries, and is tough enough to be...

The Mountain Hardwear Monkey Man jacket is the best fleece I've ever worn.Actually, it's the best jacket I've ever worn. I bought mine five years ago, and I've worn it on almost every chilly day since then.I run in it, mountain bike in it, then...

We're finally getting our first significant snow here in Ohiopyle:Town is pretty deserted this time of year, and the snow definently ads to the isolated feeling.But that's not a bad thing. Now I have time to do all the things I could only dream of...

Yesterday, while on an evening "loop" (youghiogheny river) run on the with a few friends we shared an interesting insight into kayaking.  The water level is up a little, which allows for creativity in boat choice. My friend was trying out a longer glass boat of yesteryear, others chose...