Blister Gear Review – Skis, Snowboards, Mountain Bikes, Climbing, Kayaking http://blistergearreview.com The most honest and in-depth reviews of outdoor sports equipment on the planet. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 22:30:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.8 http://blistergearreview.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/blisterico-1-150x150.png Blister Gear Review – Skis, Snowboards, Mountain Bikes, Climbing, Kayaking http://blistergearreview.com 32 32 The Blister Podcast is Blister Review’s series of weekly conversations with the most fascinating and passionate people in the outdoor sports world. We’ll talk with top-level skiers, climbers, mountain bikers, snowboarders, product designers, and various Blister reviewers about their sport, their industry, and whatever else is on their minds— or ours. Blister Review clean episodic Blister Review j.f.ellsworth@gmail.com j.f.ellsworth@gmail.com (Blister Review) © 2016 Blister Review. All rights reserved The Blister Podcast is about interesting people, the great outdoors, and a bunch of other stuff we like. We talk to the most fascinating and passionate skiers, climbers, bikers, boarders, product designers, filmmakers, etc. Blister Gear Review – Skis, Snowboards, Mountain Bikes, Climbing, Kayaking http://blistergearreview.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Blister-Podcast-iTunes-art-v4-01.png http://blistergearreview.com j.f.ellsworth@gmail.com The Blister Podcast is Blister Review’s series of weekly conversations with the most fascinating and passionate people in the outdoor sports world. We’ll talk with top-level skiers, climbers, mountain bikers, snowboarders, product designers, and various Blister reviewers about their sport, their industry, and whatever else is on their minds— or ours. Backcountry Travel & Wilderness Medicine (Ep.62) http://blistergearreview.com/featured/backcountry-travel-wilderness-medicine-ep-62 http://blistergearreview.com/featured/backcountry-travel-wilderness-medicine-ep-62#respond Tue, 12 Dec 2017 18:06:03 +0000 http://blistergearreview.com/?p=35763 http://blistergearreview.com/featured/backcountry-travel-wilderness-medicine-ep-62/feed 0 Backcountry Travel & Wilderness Medicine (Ep.62) What items should you be carrying with you, and what do you need to know before venturing out into the backcountry in the first place? We're discussing these critical topics of backcountry travel and wilderness medicine with blister reviewer, AWLS instructor, and physician Paul Forward — and giving a status update on Jonathan Ellsworth, after his own backcountry accident this past summer.<br /> <br /> TOPICS & TIMES<br /> <br /> Update on Jonathan’s status (3:24); What should people have, studied before venturing out into the backcountry? (8:56); Two-Way Radios (12:03); How to improve your radio signal in the backcountry (17:02); Minimizing interference with your beacon (17:44); DeLorme / Garmin In-Reach (21:58); Satellite Phones (26:29); First Aid Kit, and what Paul himself carries (28:37); How to evacuate someone / Creating a makeshift sled (39:24); Various Types of Wilderness Education Courses (46:06); The course Paul is teaching this coming February — AWLS + Heli-Skiing (51:38) Blister Review 1:02:28 What items should you be carrying with you, and what do you need to know before venturing out into the backcountry in the first place? We're discussing these critical topics of backcountry travel and wilderness medicine with blister reviewer, AWLS instructor, and physician Paul Forward — and giving a status update on Jonathan Ellsworth, after his own backcountry accident this past summer.<br /> <br /> TOPICS & TIMES<br /> <br /> Update on Jonathan’s status (3:24); What should people have, studied before venturing out into the backcountry? (8:56); Two-Way Radios (12:03); How to improve your radio signal in the backcountry (17:02); Minimizing interference with your beacon (17:44); DeLorme / Garmin In-Reach (21:58); Satellite Phones (26:29); First Aid Kit, and what Paul himself carries (28:37); How to evacuate someone / Creating a makeshift sled (39:24); Various Types of Wilderness Education Courses (46:06); The course Paul is teaching this coming February — AWLS + Heli-Skiing (51:38) Blister’s Holiday Gift Guide 2017 — In the Garage http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/blisters-holiday-gift-guide-2017-in-the-garage http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/blisters-holiday-gift-guide-2017-in-the-garage#comments Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:06:19 +0000 http://blistergearreview.com/?p=35669 http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/blisters-holiday-gift-guide-2017-in-the-garage/feed 1 2017-2018 Line Honey Badger http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2017-2018-line-honey-badger http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2017-2018-line-honey-badger#comments Mon, 11 Dec 2017 03:33:29 +0000 http://blistergearreview.com/?p=35663 http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2017-2018-line-honey-badger/feed 1 Black Diamond Camalot Ultralight Cams http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/black-diamond-camalot-ultralight-cams http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/black-diamond-camalot-ultralight-cams#respond Sat, 09 Dec 2017 22:10:30 +0000 http://blistergearreview.com/?p=35646 http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/black-diamond-camalot-ultralight-cams/feed 0 2017-2018 Scott Superguide 105 http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2017-2018-scott-superguide-105 http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2017-2018-scott-superguide-105#respond Sat, 09 Dec 2017 16:01:07 +0000 http://blistergearreview.com/?p=35629 http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2017-2018-scott-superguide-105/feed 0 The New Salomon S/LAB SHIFT MNC (Ep.3) http://blistergearreview.com/at-binding-reviews/the-new-salomon-slab-shift-mnc-ep-3 http://blistergearreview.com/at-binding-reviews/the-new-salomon-slab-shift-mnc-ep-3#comments Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:23:23 +0000 http://blistergearreview.com/?p=35447 http://blistergearreview.com/at-binding-reviews/the-new-salomon-slab-shift-mnc-ep-3/feed 22 Alpenglow Sports Winter Mountain Festival http://blistergearreview.com/featured-shop/alpenglow-sports-winter-mountain-festival http://blistergearreview.com/featured-shop/alpenglow-sports-winter-mountain-festival#respond Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:31:36 +0000 http://blistergearreview.com/?p=35441 http://blistergearreview.com/featured-shop/alpenglow-sports-winter-mountain-festival/feed 0 Win a Pair of Wagner Custom Skis http://blistergearreview.com/featured/win-a-pair-of-wagner-custom-skis http://blistergearreview.com/featured/win-a-pair-of-wagner-custom-skis#respond Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:27:37 +0000 http://blistergearreview.com/?p=35442 http://blistergearreview.com/featured/win-a-pair-of-wagner-custom-skis/feed 0 2nd Look: J Skis The Metal http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2nd-look-j-skis-the-metal http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2nd-look-j-skis-the-metal#respond Thu, 07 Dec 2017 15:42:37 +0000 http://blistergearreview.com/?p=35374 http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2nd-look-j-skis-the-metal/feed 0 2017-2018 Fritschi Tecton 12 http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2017-2018-fritschi-tecton-12 http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2017-2018-fritschi-tecton-12#comments Wed, 06 Dec 2017 18:00:56 +0000 http://blistergearreview.com/?p=32634 http://blistergearreview.com/gear-reviews/2017-2018-fritschi-tecton-12/feed 19