Rareform Bags and Packs

We are now carrying Rareform bags, packs and wallets. Founded in 2013 by brothers Alec and Aric, Rareform repurposes vinyl billboards into one-of-a-kind bags, backpacks, and accessories. Once billboard campaigns are over the vinyl is typically thrown away, but Rareform partners with billboard companies to secure the vinyl from them for reuse. Rareform then washes, hand-cuts, [...]

2017-04-20T17:57:00+00:00 April 20th, 2017|

GRAYL Ultralight Water Filter

Fill - Press - Drink. That is the complete set of instructions for our newest water filter, the GRAYL Ultralight. This filter will render any fresh water source in the world drinkable in less than 15 seconds and the total bottle/filter weight is only 10.9oz. The Ultralight offers the ultimate protection against pathogens (viruses, bacteria, protozoa), particulates, [...]

2017-04-11T20:44:23+00:00 April 11th, 2017|

Yeti Hopper Two

The Hopper Two expands on the leakproof, portable, ultra-durable design of the original Hopper. With a couple of tweaks to the Hopper body, they improved the cold-holding power, made loading (and unloading) easier, and increased visibility. They also changed the body shape for more comfortable hauling. The Hopper Two is still the same leakproof portable [...]

2017-02-23T22:25:26+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|

Fayettechill Now Available at J&H

Fayettechill is located in the iconic Smokehouse at the base of Mt. Kessler in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas. The Smokehouse is home to a dedicated team of designers, developers, and producers who create Fayettechill’s clothing and culture. Fayettechill is a family first and a brand second. They pride themselves on being more than just co-workers. [...]

2017-02-23T22:30:43+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|

New Product: Garmont

We are pleased to now offer the Garmont line of footwear at J&H. Founded in 1964 in Italy, Garmont is a premier performance footwear brand for mountaineering, hiking and other outdoor pursuits.  Garmont is committed to researching and applying cutting edge materials, technologies and innovations to its product design and development. Integrating the latest [...]

2017-03-02T00:40:13+00:00 February 21st, 2017|

New Product: Mystery Ranch Packs

We are now proud to offer the Mystery Ranch line of packs. A product-driven company from the beginning, Mystery Ranch designs packs for the job that needs to get done, for the people committed to doing it, with the best materials available and the most durable construction methods that exist. Founded by Dana Gleason, formerly [...]

2017-02-14T17:16:38+00:00 February 9th, 2017|

Vasque Breeze III Review

The Vasque Breeze III just arrived at J&H. Always one of our best selling hiking boots this version stays true to it's roots while offering improvements in several areas. The lightest Breeze to date is built with 2mm waterproof nubuck leather and an abrasion resistant air mesh upper designed to maximize breathability. Molded toe and [...]

2017-02-07T22:20:55+00:00 February 7th, 2017|

Columbia OutDry Extreme ECO Jacket

At Columbia, their mission is to help you enjoy the outdoors longer. That's why they consider it their responsibility to be conscientious stewards of our shared environment. With this in mind we are excited to offer the OutDry Extreme ECO, a new rainwear technology that is now available at J&H. OutDry Extreme ECO is the [...]

2017-02-02T00:02:55+00:00 February 1st, 2017|

How to Dress for Exercising in Cold Weather

Winter temps are upon us but that doesn't mean you have to confine yourself to the gym or treadmill. Here are some simple tips to make exercising outside more bearable when the mercury falls. Don't dress for the first 10 minutes. This is especially true for activities like running or fast hiking. If you pile [...]

2017-01-24T23:02:30+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|

Shoe Review – Brooks Cascadia 12

Fans of past versions of the Brooks Cascadia will find a lot to like in this latest edition. The Cascadia 12 retains the BioMogo DNA midsole with the same 10mm offset. An improved Pivot Post system connects to create a stabilizing suspension system that includes a 5th pivot near the 1st metatarsal for improved flex [...]

2017-01-24T23:03:54+00:00 December 31st, 2016|