Patagonia Tsampa Soup

Patagonia Tsampa Soup

A few years ago, Patagonia started Patagonia Provisions with an aim beyond just selling good food, but also that of reforming various supply chains in the process. The initial product was Wild Salmon Jerky (now rebranded as Wild Sockeye Salmon) that comes only from abundant, sustainable runs in the North Pacific and harvested in specific migration routes to avoid harming less abundant species. The latest product out of the Provisions group is Tsampa Soup, a hearty, organic, dried soup mix you can eat at home or on the trail.

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The Hepburn From Ilk Outerwear

Ilk Outerwear

Last week I met with Mike Weiss, an outdoor industry veteran and one of the founders of Ilk Outerwear together with his girlfriend, Emily. After watching Emily struggle to find apparel that offered form as well as function to match her San Francisco lifestyle, the two set out to create a women’s outerwear line that offered the best of both worlds.

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HTC RE Handheld Video Camera

HTC RE

You knew it wouldn’t take long before more phone manufacturers wanted in on the handheld video camera game. Apart from the fact that the new HTC RE looks a bit like a can of pepper spray or a submarine periscope, this dead simple to use device might be the answer for those that don’t need all the pro features and matching price of the GoPro Hero4.

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