Spring is here, and with it longer days and warmer temps… time to get in gear. Our 2016 Spring GearJunkie Shop has the equipment you need to get out there now.
GearJunkie + Huckberry Spring 2016 Shop
From sleeping bags to solar panels, hiking socks, and National Park coffee mugs, we’ve put together a Huckberry shop that’s perfect for climbing higher, moving faster, and exploring further.
Photo by: Nick LaVecchia
Lighting – Goal Zero Lighthouse Mini
The Lighthouse Mini is a lantern and a power pack, able to charge USB powered devices. Prop it up on its stand or hang it from a tree to illuminate your surroundings.
Hang Out – Kammok Roo Hammock + Python Straps
The Roo Hammock is easy to use and roomy enough for two people. Toss it in a bag on a sunny spring day and go relax in the great outdoors.
Rucksack – Fjallraven Kanken
The Kanken is Fjallraven’s staple backpack. It comes in dozens of different colors and still sports a style that originated with the company 40 years ago.
Bikepacking Bag – NEMO Equipment Moonwalk Sleeping Bag
The Moonwalk Sleeping Bag is a 2lb 2oz, 30 degree bag that features a waterproof tub design, allowing it to be used directly on the ground. Earlier this spring, our bikepacking expert put it to the test and praised its innovative design.
Pocket Knife – Opinel No. 8 + Sharpening Stone
A classic, according to our knife expert, the No. 8 features a hornbeam handle and a stainless steel blade. It’s an iconic tool, made in France since 1890.
Undies – MyPakage Action Series
In our 2015 underwear test, MyPakage’s underwear stood out from the pack with its signature KeyHole Comfort Technology, which negates the need for shifting or adjusting. The Action Series is moisture-wicking and stretchy, ideal for high-output endeavors.
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Daypack – Boreas Gear Lagunitas 25L
A versatile, feature-full daypack, the Lagunitas 25L is built to transition seamlessly between hiking trails, the mountain bike singletrack, and airport escalators. Our tester put it through the wringer in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and dubbed it a ‘Pack of all trades.’
Foot Freedom – Teva Universal Canvas Slides
Without a heel strap, the Universal Canvas Slides are super easy to slip on and off. They’re the perfect choice for water-based adventures or lounging around a campsite.
Go Solar – Goal Zero Nomad 7 Plus
In our test, the Nomad 7 Plus performed beautifully, successfully charging our devices and providing valuable feedback on whether or not we were getting the maximum charge. If you plan on being off-grid this spring, pick up one of these and keep your gadgets juiced up.
Cup’o Joe – Stanley French Press Vacuum Coffee System
This Stanley masterpiece is both a french press, with an integrated pot and press for brewing, and a thermos. Everything, including its two cups and dry storage for grounds, nests into one space-saving vessel.
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Snapback – Howler Brothers See You Out There Hat
Because who doesn’t need a 6-panel snapback hat with a braided cord on the visor?
Approach Shoes – Salewa Wildfire Vent
Salewa’s Wildfire Vent shoes will get you to and from the crag with ease. Its Vibram EVO outsole provides unparalleled traction that’s ideal for rocky and technical terrain.
Street Style – Chrome Industries Warm Workshirt
Though plenty technical with reflective, water-resistant fabric and ample ventilation, the Warm Workshirt really shines as a stylish ‘night on the town’ piece of outerwear. We used it as an insulating layer through the winter and as a stand-alone piece this spring.
Adventure Shorts – Topo Designs Mountain Short
These Mountain Shorts are rugged and ideal for hiking, bouldering, and adventuring. Bonus: They’re classy enough to take you from the trail to the bar without any weird looks.
Ceramic – Pendleton Oversized Yellowstone Mug
Pendleton, a company known for its wool apparel and blankets, also makes beautiful, vintage National Park mugs. They’re huge, at 18oz, and feature various popular National Parks.
Tribute – Homage x Huckberry Grand Canyon T-Shirt
This year is the National Park’s centennial anniversary, celebrating 100 years of America’s National Parks. Grab yourself a National Park Tee and support the parks, with 10% of the proceeds going to the National Parks Service
Paper Mag – Outside Magazine 1-Year Subscription
Sometimes it’s nice to curl up on the couch and open up a good ‘ole fashioned magazine. Our friends at Outside do an excellent job of covering all things outdoors.
Swim Trunks – United By Blue Stillwater Boardshort 9″
With summer around the corner, it’s best to have a solid pair of boardshorts handy. Bonus: Every pair of United By Blue boardshorts purchased removes a pound of trash from oceans and waterways around the world.
Anti-Stink – Icebreaker Hike+
Icebreaker’s Hike+ crew hiking socks will keep you on the trail for days on end. The socks feature naturally odor-resistant merino wool and a smooth anti-blister toe seam.
Cycling Style – Giro Mobility Trousers
Don’t settle for jeans for your daily bike commute. Giro’s Mobility Trousers are stretchy and feature reflective strips to keep you safe on early or late rides.
Reversibility – Mountain Khakis Alpha Switch Jacket
It’s reversible, comfortable, warm, and boasts seven pockets. What more do you need when spring storms cause a cold front?