Christina Erb

Christina Erb

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The Top 10 Spring Break Adventures

Forget the drunk, stumbling, bleached-blonde, muscled hordes of Panama City. Take a trip to one of the country’s top spots for adventure and come back refreshed.

Fireworks over Jackson Hole

Top 10 New Year’s Adventures

Ditch Times Square. The New Year is the perfect time to lose the crowds and try something different: dog sledding in Alaska, scuba diving off the coast of Belize, or sailing along the Antarctic...

Unstoppable

Introducing our 2011 Reader of the Year and six honorable mention winners.

Gatorade G2 - Food & Culinary Acces: Reviews

Gatorade G2 - Food & Culinary Acces: Reviews

G2 has the same sodium-to-water ratio as regular Gatorade, for optimum hydration, but half the calories (25) per serving, so you can drink it when you're not working out. drinkg2.comBummer: Tastes...

Osprey Variant 37 - Climbing Packs: Reviews

Osprey Variant 37 - Climbing Packs: Reviews

While you can continue to use your daypack, eventually you'll want to upgrade to something climbing-specific, like this 2,250-cubic-inch hauler, built roomy enough for a rope, a sling full of...

Lole Synchros - Pants: Reviews

Lole Synchros - Pants: Reviews

Short shorts are never a good thing when you're above your belayer. These knee-length capris will give you the right coverage without hindering your ability to move. Plus, the stretchy nylon fabric...

Millet LD Hybrid - Climbing Shoes: Reviews

Millet LD Hybrid - Climbing Shoes: Reviews

For your first shoe, go with a simple yet versatile style and stick to easy on/off Velcro. The Hybrid handled both slab and crack climbs, thanks to its sticky rubber, which is also engineered for...

Arc'teryx R-280 - Harnesses: Reviews

Arc'teryx R-280 - Harnesses: Reviews

A harness is more than just something to hang by. You'll want it to be durable with plenty of gear loops for carabiners, like the featherweight (only 11.2-ounce) R-280. Sure, it might look paper-...

Petzl Elia - Climbing Gear: Reviews

Petzl Elia - Climbing Gear: Reviews

Protect your noggin with this first-ever women-specific (read: ponytail-compatible) ten-ounce helmet. Ten vents release steam on hot days and the removable foam is washable when it starts to stink....

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