Patagonia Nano Pullover
Synthetic, warm, lightweight and great for layering
The North Face East Village Parka
Down, lightweight, warm, great length
Patagonia Atom Bag
Easy and comfy to carry, holds a lot of goodies
Icebreaker Igloo zip jacket and Lily Pant
Soft wool, warm, great for travel, work or lounging
Merrell Encore Ice Slide
Easy on, great to wear for work
Smartwool Flecker sock
Not too thick, cute
Fun, warm, great colors and great fit
Patagonia Down Sweater
Lightweight and super warm
The North Face Capello cord pant
Comfortable, keep their shape and they don’t shrink after washing
Ibex Tarrali long sleeve shirt
Soft wool and doesn’t itch!
Great year round, warm breathable, wear it as an everyday layering piece. High quality merino wool that doesn’t itch or pill up.
C4 10’6” paddle board
Very stable, great to play in the waves, good for short tours around inland lakes and the harbor
Stiff lightweight paddle that is great for touring, pops out of the water
Patagonia Board Short
No itchy mesh liner, good length, can wear them après beach, nice side stash pocket
Best softshell jacket I’ve owned! Warm, breathable, and a good cut
Stormy Kromer Chopper mit
Nice and toasty for skiing or town
Swix LF7 wax
Fast in nearly all conditions, easy to scrape
Thule Atlantis Box
Perfect for skis and boards, easy to put on and take off. In the summer it’s great for camping or water gear.
Patagonia R3 Hi Loft Fleece
The heaviest fleece Patagonia makes. Super warm and fuzzy, pockets in all the right places. Great for layering as well
Venture Easky 13 Kayak
Stable and fast, plenty of storage and a comfy cockpit. Perfect boat to do it all in Northern Michigan.
Laird 12’1” Paddle Board
Awesome board for paddling the lakes. Perfect board for a bigger paddler, great speed and rock solid stability.
Black Diamond Spot Headlamp
Awesome for a late evening bike ride, snowshoeing, and even home repairs. Lightweight, nice size, great battery life.
Kaenon Rhino Sunglasses
Best lens out there with a sporty look. I totally forget that I have them on.
Chums Sunglass Retainers
An underrated accessory. You’ll never misplace your shades again
Leki Makala Trekking Poles
Great for a hike in the woods, better for snowshoeing. A must have for snowshoeing. Easy to adjust, lightweight, and simple.
Stohlquist Rocker PFD
By far the most comfortable pfd I have haver put on. Lots of easy to reach pockets and anchor points. I forget that I’m even wearing it.
Merrell Chameleon 3 GTX shoes
My favorite everyday shoe. Great support, Vibram sole. In the woods, at work, or around town they are perfect.
Patagonia Capiliene Boxers
The most comfortable thing on the planet. Hands down.
Kaenon Arlo Sunglasses
Polarized, super-durable, best lens out there
Smith V90 Glasses
Perfect for bikes and Nordic skiing. Multiple lens choices, they don’t fog and are so light you forget about them.
They don’t break down, not slippery when wet and they don’t smell after a week
Suunto T3 Watch:
Awesome Heart Rate monitor. Easy to use, records weekly and monthly workouts, level of exertion, HR and calories burned. The strap is really comfortable and easy to wash.
Prana polo shirt and shorts:
Super light weight and comfortable, good in hot weather and Prana has a great fit.
Fischer Carbonlite Skate Skis
So light and fast it is scary! These skis will make you better.
Patagonia Fjord Shirt
Nice heavyweight flannel. It will be the most comfortable shirt you own.
Any model will be awesome. From bike socks to ski socks, they all fit great, are dry, warm, and hold their shape.
The perfect winter boot. Warm, dry, and classic style.
Patagonia tops and bottoms (any weight)
Warm, dry, great cut, and will last forever