Reinhold Messner is one of the world’s foremost mountaineers but until now books on the Himalayan climbing legend have centered around specifics about his climbing. This new biography goes beyond the ascents and accolades to reveal the remarkable man himself; his life and times.
Whiskey Elements let you add flavor and aroma to your whiskey in 24-hours. Made with no flavor additives or chemicals, these sticks of wood create flavors like oaky, vanilla, maple, smokey, & peaty turning your run-of-the-mill whiskey into something worth drinking. Just drop one in the bottle.
This simple cardboard shelf makes starting fires easier. In part, because it’s designed to promote airflow and elevates the base of your fire off the ground but also because it is water-resistant & treated with a slow-burning flammable chemical. So even if it’s raining and it’s your first time, you can still earn your fire-starting badge.
40 years ago when the weed smokers’ bible High Times first hit newsstands, legal weed was just a stoner’s far-off fantasy. Now that the fantasy is becoming reality, the timing is perfect for a history of the world’s most infamous magazine.
There are several books you could read about Jimmy Page, Led Zeppelin’s legendary ax-man but here’s one you can just look at. Mr. Page himself hand-selected this collection of hundreds of images spanning 5 decades, shot by over 70 of rock-n-roll’s best photogs.
Starting a fire like a caveman is cool if you’re Bear Grylls but the fireSLEEVE makes an ordinary Bic lighter waterproof. Much more convenient. The little plastic case also floats, allows you to lock the gas lever on, and features attachment points so you can strap it on and keep it handy.
The Marines in Battalion 3/5 all signed up for action in Afghanistan but little did they know only half of their team would make it through the tour. This book, by veteran Bing West tells the tale of the 50 brave men who miraculously survived 6-straight months of IEDs and ambushes while high-ranking military strategists tried to figure out, well, a strategy.
The Chargerito is the world’s smallest phone charger; roughly the size of a car key fob. Offered with Apple Lightning connection or USB, it also features a built-in bottle opener.
For quality espresso shots on the go, try the compact, portable Minipresso machine. It uses either ground coffee or Caffitaly capsules and requires just a few presses of the push-button pump to create 116psi for optimal extraction. Small enough to fit in your pack or carry-on.