$251-$500

Base Camp X Wendigo at werd.com

Base Camp X Wendigo

Posted in Gear and Tools

When the time comes for seriously cold-blooded hacking & chopping, the Wendigo is a praiseworthy implement. It’s a hand-forged hatchet/machete made in Nepal from reclaimed 5160 stainless. It features rosewood handle scales and a sharpened chisel tip. Available in 8”,10”, & 12”blade lengths.

FireDisc Carbon Steel Grills at werd.com

FireDisc Carbon Steel Grills

Posted in Grill and Host

The FireDisc Carbon Steel was designed as a simple, portable propane-powered outdoor cooker that delivers at-home kitchen results anywhere you take it. In addition to the original model, a new shallow wok-style model (shown) is available in 24” or 36” heights, featuring a 22” diameter stainless cook surface & 3-zone temp control.

Steam Oven Toaster Balmuda at werd.com

Steam Oven Toaster Balmuda

Posted in Kitchen and Space

The Toaster from Japan’s Balmuda is for adults only, reason being: it turns perfectly innocent food into decadent food porn. It’s a steam toaster oven that won the Good Design Award for its sharp looks and ability to give your toast a crispy outer crust with a warm & spongy inside.

James The Swell at werd.com

James The Swell

Posted in Gear

Teaming up again with the design wizards at Discommon, James Brand created a limited edition version of their Chapter knife called The Swell. Its titanium & aluminum scales feature an intricately machined texture that represents an ocean wave—rough on the front and perfectly smooth behind. The 2.33″ blade is premium D2 Steel. Made in the USA.

Jackery Power Pro at werd.com

Jackery Power Pro

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

For those more demanding mobile power needs, the Jackery Power Pro is a 578-Wh battery-powered generator that’s much smaller, lighter, & quieter than your gas-powered genny. Weighing just 12 pounds, it plugs into a 110-volt outlet at home & charges in 6-7 hours or use an 85-watt solar panel to fully charge it with seven hours of full sunlight. It’s got a three-prong 110-volt outlet, 2 DC 6mm ports, a cigarette lighter port, 2 USB ports and a built-in LED light. This beast can recharge your smart phone 45 times.

Sun Mountain Freeglider & Skiglider at werd.com

Sun Mountain Freeglider & Skiglider

Posted in Bags and Gear and Snow

Sun Country’s smooth-rolling travel bags make it easier to get your ski &/or snowboard gear through baggage claim and it’ll be safer in transit. The integrated retractable leg system carries 100% of the weight of the bag. The ballistic nylon bags hold 2 boards or 2 pairs of skis as well as boots, poles & other cold-weather gear.

Kammok Sunda at werd.com

Kammok Sunda

Posted in Camping and Gear

Versatility is what you want from a sleep shelter when you wander deep into the wilderness. And the lightweight, durably-designed Sunda delivers. This tent-hammock does it all, whether your campsite is a mossy grove or a steep stand of pines. Its modular design makes it simple to set up on the ground or hang it in the trees. Either way, you have a dry, weatherproof & well-ventilated shelter for 2+ people. A funded Kickstarter.

Sanborn Duluth Canoe Pack at werd.com

Sanborn Duluth Canoe Pack

Posted in Bags and Gear

To create the Canoe Pack, Sanborn Canoe Company partnered up with Duluth Pack, a company that’s been making bags & backpacks since 1882. This water-worthy pack is constructed of 15-ounce waxed canvas & features hand-riveted leather flap straps, cotton webbing shoulder straps and high quality buckles.

KEF x Porsche Design Space One at werd.com

KEF x Porsche Design Space One

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The by-product of a partnership between acclaimed British acoustics brand KEF and world-renowned Porsche Design group, the Space One over-ear wireless headphones combine precision audio engineering with Active Noise Cancelling technologies for distortion-free sound. Made with premium materials, they’re powered by 40MM drivers with large 20mm neodymium magnets and lightweight CCAW voice coil to deliver crisp high tones, rich midrange and tight bass.

Danner x New Balance American Pioneer Project at werd.com

Danner x New Balance American Pioneer Project

Posted in Boots and Wear

Portland, Oregon’s Danner & Portland, Maine’s New Balance are two American brands with real heritage. And the two just teamed for fall on a limited edition collaboration. The American Pioneer Project offers NB’s classic MiUSA 585 in a brown leather/khaki colorway and the iconic Danner Light hiker in a gray colorway comprised of Horween leather, suede, and Cordura.

The No Bake Tent at werd.com

The No Bake Tent

Posted in Camping and Gear

For festivals like Burning Man and Coachella where your chances of literally melting from the heat are pretty decent, the 6-person No Bake Tent could be a lifesaver. It’s a got a unique design that keeps you from roasting alive when the sun pops up and starts baking the mesa. The outer layer of the tent reflects and blocks 90% of infrared & visible light rays, so it stays warm and dark inside. It is 6’6” tall and offers a long list of windproof, dustproof, and custom comfort features.

Rapha Helmet at werd.com

Rapha Helmet

Posted in Bike and Sport

Rapha is unique. They’re one of the few cycling brands producing gear that’s not awash in fluorescent colors and covered with oversized logos. Quite the opposite. Their premium-quality gear is defined by simple, functional design and understated styling. Their new helmet is lightweight & aerodynamic and features MIPS, an industry-leading technology that protects your brain from traumatic injury in certain types of impacts. Available in black, white, chartreuse and a special edition helmet available exclusively for Rapha Cycling Club members (shown).

GoPro Hero5 at werd.com

GoPro Hero5

Posted in Photography and Tech

This is the best GoPro ever, and after 2 years with no new product releases, it really needed to be. The new design is waterproof without a housing & features a 2-inch touch display. Shoots 4k video & 12MP stills. With a GoPro Plus subscription, the HERO5 can automatically upload those photos & videos directly to the cloud for easy viewing, editing and sharing on the go.

Burton x Danner Snowboard Boot at werd.com

Burton x Danner Snowboard Boot

Posted in Snow and Sport

Inspired by Danner’s iconic Quarry boot, the Burton x Danner snowboard boot is a high performance, traditional lace snowboard boot rendered in genuine leather & featuring a Vibram Ecostep Rubber Outsole. For added warmth, the boot has Reflective Foil inside the liner to capture and radiate body heat.