Gear We’re Testing: Hestra gloves, a Flylow jacket and a Douchebags backpack

Gear We’re Testing: Hestra gloves, a Flylow jacket and a Douchebags backpack

Welcome to another roundup of Editor’s Reviews from FREESKIER. Each week our editorial staff provides in-depth, honest reviews about the gear we’re testing. Our goal? To point you towards the best brands and products on Earth so you can trust your equipment whole-heartedly and have as much fun in the mountains as possible. Read up on the products, below, then visit us again on Monday for more awesome gear coverage.

Flylow Calypso Jacket

The slim, sexy fit will have the entire lift line talking about you.

“Wearing the Calypso Jacket feels, quite literally, like being hugged by a robe of puffy clouds from the high heavens…” Read more.

Hestra Ergo Incline Gloves

Hestra’s new backcountry-specific glove is built to handle everything beyond the boundaries.

“What we love most about this glove is its pre-curved fingers—this feature yields such incredible dexterity that a neurosurgeon might consider these during work hours…” Read more.

Douchebags The Explorer Backpack

This stylish pack boasts 20 liters of storage and a diagonal ski carry setup.

“A brand-new addition to the Douchebags line-up, the Explorer is a pack of the “peaks to streets” variety…” Read more.

Ortovox 3+ Avalanche Beacon

A standout feature of this product is its ability to understand its particular orientation.

“The 3+ is an intuitive avalanche transceiver that can be relied upon by backcountry beginners and experts alike…” Read more.

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