Learn to fly in a big airwave
- Gearing Up. // Field & Stream;Nov2000, Vol. 105 Issue 7, p40
Presents several products for outdoor recreations. Benchmade's Mel Pardue Model 720 Axis folding knife; Buddy's Pal kennel covers.
- Ready, Set, Gear. // Ski;May/Jun2001, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p22
Provides information on the prices of several equipment for golfing, mountain biking, mountain climbing and fishing.
- Invasion of the webfoots. // Backpacker;Dec92, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p73
Considers the popularity boom which snowshoeing has undergone and presents information on snowshoes. Manufacturers' development of lighter but tougher designs that are easier to use than the old-fashioned, temperamental shoes; History of snowshoes; Top snowshoes, including Atlas Snow-Shoe Co.,...
- A warm night's sleep. // Backpacker;Dec92, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p78
Evaluates equipment used by outdoors lovers. L.L. Bean North Col -30 degrees goose-feather sleeping bag; Alpine ski touring on alpine touring (AT) skis; Contact points; Details. INSET: Gear corner (BCX Pullover from Wild X and the High-Output....
- How to make a salesperson squirm. Hostetter, Kristin // Backpacker;Mar1995, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p19
Presents information on outdoor recreation equipment. Difference between a down and a synthetic sleeping bag; Difference between an internal-frame and external-frame pack; Difference between a three-season and four-season tent.
- Hit the sack. Getchell, Dave // Backpacker;Mar1995, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p143
Evaluates different sleeping bags available from outdoor recreation equipment manufacturers in the United States. Definitions of sleeping bag terminology; Explanation of bag type and usage codes; Temperature rating; Shell material; Fill material; Sizes; Names of manufacturers and information on...
- The backcountry mattress. Hostetter, Kristin // Backpacker;Mar1995, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p171
Evaluates different sleeping pads available from outdoor recreation equipment manufacturers in the United States. Ways to recycle old sleeping pads; Mattress mending tips; Explanation of pad type and feature codes; Names of manufacturers and information on the sleeping pad models they offer.
- Shelter from the sun and rain. // Government Product News;Feb96, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p94
Features a sun and rain shelter for family outings. Expandable frame and canopy; Adjustable height; Available sizes.
- Sandbox Play. // Ladybug;Jun99, Vol. 9 Issue 11, Ladybug for Parents p4
Presents the advantages of sandbox play for children. What a child can learn from sifting and pouring sand; How to develop a child's motor coordination using sand; What a child can learn from building sandcastles.