About Cory McLaughlin

Cory McLaughlin is an avid outdoors enthusiast, writer, father, and coach. He spends nearly all his free time in the outdoors. He values family, friendship, and adventure above all else. If you enjoyed his review please leave a comment below.

CKG Sand Scoop

Share

CKG Sand Scoop If you are a metal detectorist you know that a sand scoop is an essential part of gear. With so many to choose from it can be hard to know where to start. If you on a budget but you want quality we suggest you look at CKG Sand Scoops.    Just […]

MineLab Equinox 800

Share

MineLab Equinox 800 Metal detecting is one of the funnest hobbies I have ever tried. I am hooked and the Minelab Equinox 800 is the the right tool for the job whether you are a season detectorist or a novice. Here are my thoughts on this great detector! Just the Facts:   MULTI-IQ Multi-IQ Simultaneous […]

Camp Chef ALPINE HEAVY DUTY CYLINDER SYSTEM

Share

ALPINE HEAVY DUTY CYLINDER SYSTEM By Cory McLaughlin Follow Us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Whether you are an outfitter or just a lover of wall tent camping, you will be hard pressed to find a wood burning cylinder that has the value added features of the Alpine Heavy Duty Cylinder Cooking System. There […]

DuraFlame Outdoor Firelog

Share

DuraFlame Outdoor By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: Duraflame® OUTDOOR firelogs are easier to light and create less smoke than regular wood. The 100% renewable logs are safe for roasting campfire foods like marshmallows and hot dogs, making them perfect to take along on camping trips and the centerpiece to […]

Opticron DBA VHD Monocular and Binocular 10×42

Share

Opticron DBA VHD Monocular and Binocular 10×42 By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: Compact, high quality field monoculars for the space and weight conscious, the Opticron DBA VHD+ is designed for the professional & enthusiast looking for an unrivaled combination of performance, comfort and ergonomics. Product features include: Compact, […]

Big Agnes SLX Tent Floor Pad

Share

SLX Tent Floor Pad By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: SLX Tent Floor Pad A TAPERED, TWO-PERSON SIZED SLEEPING PAD Cover your bases and the entire floor of your tent with the Insulated SLX Tent Floor Pad. Completely redesigned from the inside out and R-Value rated by a third […]

Klymit Cross Canyon 4 Person Tent

Share

Klymit Cross Canyon 4 Person Tent By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Cross Canyon 4 Person Tent Rectangular freestanding tent design allows for multiple sleeping configurations Innovative Cross Canyon Mat doubles as a roll style stuff sack and ensures clean work surface for tent set up and ease of repackaging […]

Gerber FASTBALL

Share

Gerber FASTBALL By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: The Fastball is an American-made EDC knife that lives in the place where precision and polish meet. The trend forward yet practical design has an intuitive finger flipper opening, a utilitarian wharncliffe blade, and an aircraft-grade aluminum handle. Equipped w/ B.O.S.S. […]

LEKI SUB1 and TABLE XS LITE

Share

LEKI SUB1 and TABLE XS LITE By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: The Sub 1, Chiller and Breeze are compact, lightweight and comfortable folding chairs that do not need many numbers. What they need are campsites, festivals, beaches, river banks, bus stops, shooting stars, playgrounds, family trips, barbecue parties … and […]

SlumberJack Satellite Tarp

Share

SlumberJack Satellite Tarp By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on Instagram @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Meet your new favorite piece of gear! Lightweight, durable & compact, this tarp will quickly earn a permanent spot in your pack. Easily set up with trekking poles or P-cord strung between trees, the Satellite tarp can be pitched in almost […]

Outdoor Research Men’s Interstellar Ascentshell Jacket

Share

Outdoor Research Men’s Interstellar Ascentshell Jacket By Casey Potts Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: The gear-of-the-year winning Interstellar is the most breathable waterproof jacket built for total comfort during fast and light alpine missions. Its technical design includes dynamic reach underarm panels that allow total mobility, above-the-harness pocket placements, and a fully […]

Klymit Drift Pillow

Share

Klymit Drift Pillow By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: Do you miss your pillow when you’re traveling? The Drift Pillow is a versatile, shredded memory foam pillow that strikes the perfect balance between support and comfort. The pillow features a durable, easy-to-clean, water resistant outer shell for travel. When […]

WORK SHARP Knife Sharpeners

Share

WORK SHARP Knife Sharpeners by Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear  Just the Facts: Ken Onion Benchtop Angle Set Knife Sharpener The Work Sharp Benchtop Angle Set Knife Sharpener is a complete, versatile and adjustable knife sharpener. The 3 sided sharpening rods provide coarse and fine grit diamond plates to quickly restore a sharp […]

WinnerWell Fastfold Titanium Camping Stove

Share

WinnerWell Fastfold Titanium Camping Stove By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireivewgear  Just the Facts: Fastfold Titanium Camping Stove Ultralight and Ultra-packable, the Winnerwell® Fastfold Titanium Wood Burning Camping Stove is the premier ultralight stove for backcountry skiers, hunters, and explorers. Ideal in lightweight stove-compatible shelters like pyramid and teepee tents, the Fastfold Titanium Stove […]

Pelican V800 Vault Double Rifle Case

Share

Pelican V800 Vault Double Rifle Case By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Built for hard use, high impact and supreme weather resistance, new Vault series gun cases are the most rugged and secure in their class. Equipped with a host of premium protective features at a price more hunters and […]

Wolf and Grizzly- Fire Safe

Share

Wolf and Grizzly Fire Safe By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on Instagram @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Fire Safe was designed and engineered specifically to maximize efficiencies while minimizing its consumption. Airflow direction has been carefully engineered to create an efficient and clean burn of charcoal or wood in strong-to-light wind conditions Wind shielding provided by […]

Lite Outdoors Plateau 5 Man with 18’’ Cylinder Stove Combo

Share

Lite Outdoors Plateau 5 Man with 18’’ Cylinder Stove Combo By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: The LiteOutdoors Plateau is a lightweight tipi tent built with a stove in mind. The Plateau has a square base and plenty of headroom, this tent will keep you warm and comfortable in the […]

Yakima OverHaul HD System

Share

Yakima OverHaul HD System By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: OverHaul HD adjustable truck rack brings best-in-class payload and unmatched versatility. Leveraging the HD Bars strength, OverHaul HD is more than dependable with a 500-lb on-road and 300-lb off-road weight capacity. Features 19-30″ adjustability and multiple built-in tie- OverHaul HD […]

LOWA Innox GTX MID

Share

LOWA Innox GTX MID By Ellie & Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: We’ve cut weight and streamlined our Innox GTX Mid design; the result is an athletic boot with a bi-injected DynaPU® midsole for superb rebound, durability and cushioning and MONOWRAP® for stability and support. It’s ideal for fast-packing or […]

Spot X with Bluetooth

Share

Spot X with Bluetooth By Cory McLaughlin Follow Us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: SPOT X provides 2-way satellite messaging when you’re off the grid or beyond reliable cellular coverage. Connect SPOT X to your smart phone via Bluetooth wireless technology through the SPOT X app to access your contacts and communicate easily with family, […]

Fireside Outdoor’s Pop-Up Fire Pit Outdoor Grill Bundle-Updated

Share

Pop-Up Fire Pit Outdoor Grill Bundle By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Description The perfect kit for the outdoor BBQ or tailgating event. The Outdoor Grill bundle includes the Pop-Up Fire Pit, Heat Shield, and your choice in size of grill grates. This Outdoor Grill packs down smaller than most […]

BioLite HeadLamp 330

Share

BioLite HeadLamp 330 By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: Experience top-tier performance with a fit unlike any headlamp you’ve experienced thanks to our proprietary 3D SlimFit Construction. With a front profile of only 9mm and weighing only 69g, the headlamp sits flush on the forehead without worry of bounce […]

Granite Gear Blaze 60

Share

Granite Gear Blaze 60 By Cory & Heather McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: The Blaze 60 is built to go the distance, comfortably and tailored to you. The A.C. frame let’s you lock in your fit precisely to your torso size. The frame, in combination with the patent-pending fully adjustable […]

Hennessey Hammock Explorer UL Zip

Share

Hennessey Hammock Explorer UL Zip Editor: Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: New side entrance zipper closure with a strong #5 YKK zipper and two double sliders. The Explorer Ultralite Zip was designed for anyone up to 250 lbs. (114 kg)  and 7′ (213 cm) tall and has our patented asymmetrical shape and […]

Gregory Zulu 65 and Jade 38

Share

Gregory Zulu 65 and Jade 38 By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: ZULU 65 Combining week long volume with a streamlined profile, the ventilated, adjustable FreeFloat suspension on the Zulu 65 gives you incredible year round versatility. The large, U-Zip opening makes access and organization of your gear a […]

Zoic 2 Backpacking Tent by MSR

Share

Zoic 2 Backpacking Tent by MSR By Cory McLaughlin Follow Us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Stay cool and comfortable on warm nights in the wilderness with this ultra-breathable, spacious tent designed to help you rest up for more productive days of adventuring. Light enough to take into the backcountry, the Zoic 2 offers […]

GSI Outdoors Moka Espresso Pot

Share

GSI Outdoors Moka Espresso Pot By Cory McLaughlin Follow Us on Instagram @ireviewgear Just the Facts: No matter where your adventures might take you, you’re never more than a few minutes away from an incredible cup of espresso with the GSI Outdoors Glacier Moka Espresso Pot. Simple design is exceptionally easy to use Brews quickly […]

SJK Ransak 70

Share

SJK Ransak 70 By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: FOR WHEN YA NEED TO FIT IT ALL IN! The Ransak 70 duffel is designed to haul just about anything you need – load ‘it up, toss ‘it in and hit the road! We didn’t skimp on features – you get […]

Feathered Friends Flicker YF Quilt Sleeping Bag

Share

Feathered Friends Flicker YF Quilt Sleeping Bag By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: We created the Flicker to achieve maximum comfort and versatility without compromising on weight. Unzipped, it functions as a large quilt on warmer nights and is wide enough to cover two adults in a pinch. The footbox […]

Tenkara USA Sato Set

Share

Tenkara USA Sato Set By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireivewgear Just the Facts: A complete tenkara set including the best-selling tenkara rod in the market, the adjustable Sato, which can be fished at 10’8″/ 11’10” / 12’9″ (rod includes a rod case and woven sock); and a kit bag with the new Tenkara […]

Stoeger P3500

Share

Stoeger P3500 By Adam Mowrey Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just The Facts: The Stoeger P3500 is a versatile and affordable pump action shotgun that packs a punch. This gun performs like a top-of-the-line gun with a price tag of only $399. It feels great in the hands, and its pump action is smooth as butter. With a […]

Camp Chef Pursuit Portable Grill

Share

Camp Chef Pursuit Portable Grill By Cory McLaughlin  Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Anyone can cook deliciously smoked food with the smaller, portable design of the Pursuit® Pellet Grill. With 501 square inches of cook space and a convenient 10 pound hopper capacity—the Pursuit is prepared for wherever your next adventure takes […]

Casus Grill BIODEGRADABLE Single Use Grill

Share

Casus Grill BIODEGRADABLE Grill By Cory McLaughlin Follow Us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Ready To Grill in 5 Minutes Super Easy & Super Portable UP TO 50% Less CO2 Emissions No Flames & Minimal Smoke High & Even Grilling Heat All Natural Bamboo Grate 100% Natural Materials Lavastone Thermal Insulation ​ Weight 2.2 LBS Biodegradable Eco-Friendly […]

GSI Outdoors Escape HS 3 L Pot

Share

GSI Outdoors Escape HS 3 L Pot By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: For the longest time, the choice between silicone and metal pots was a choice between space and speed, between efficient packing and fuel efficiency, but with the EscapeHS line, collapsible pots finally grow up. Starting from an […]

GSI Outdoors Glacier Stainless 28 Cup Percolator

Share

GSI Outdoors Glacier Stainless 28 Cup Percolator By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on Instagram @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Great for brewing coffee for large camping groups, the rugged stainless steel GSI Outdoors Glacier Perc coffee percolator is great for use on both stove top or campfire. Available in multiple sizes, it features heavy-gauge 18/8 stainless […]

Camp Chef Professional Outdoor Oven

Share

Camp Chef Professional Outdoor Oven By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the facts: Enjoy the convenience of cooking on an oven and stove top, anywhere with the new Professional Outdoor Oven. Your new favorite camp oven now has thermostatic oven control and a higher (5,000 BTU/hr) internal oven output. Brew coffee at […]

GSI Outdoors Selkirk 540 Camp Stove

Share

GSI Outdoors Selkirk 540 Camp Stove By Cory McLaughlin Follow Us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: They say you can “go big or go home” and we bet you can guess where our vote lies. After starting small with our incredibly-compact, amazingly-efficient backpacking stoves, we thought that it was high time we made something […]

Big Agnes Big Six and Skyline UL Chairs

Share

Big Agnes Big Six and Skyline UL Chairs By Cory McLaughlin Follow Us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Big Six Camp Chair When you’re used to camping in comfort, the Big Six Camp Chair is your jam. Designed with deluxe chillin’ in mind, the Big Six has a tall back, wide seat, and sits […]

Time Concepts ICON Shane Dorian Signature Watch

Share

ICON Shane Dorian Signature 5304 By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: 42mm 316L Brushed Stainless Steel Case with IP Black Plating Unidirectional Rotating Timing Bezel Screw Down Locking Crown Screw Case Back Black Dial Thick Swiss SuperLuminova Lume Hands and Dial Numbers Japan Quartz 3 Hand + Date Movement K1 […]

PackTowl Ultralight

Share

PackTowl Ultralight By Cory McLaughlin Follow Us on Instagram @ireivewgear   Just the facts: UltraLite When every ounce counts, the UltraLite quick-drying towel is great for backpackers, travelers, or any minimalist who wants to pack a towel for an impromptu dip in some trailside water. Weighing a third less than the closest competitor, this soft, […]

Outside Inside Freestyle Chicken Disk Battle

Share

Outside Inside Freestyle Chicken Disk Battle By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Unbelievably fun, backyard or campground game for family and friends.  Throw the disk and knock the chicken off the pole while your opponents try to catch the disk and/or the chicken for points.  Easy set-up.  Lightweight and portable.  Set includes 2 […]

Lowa Renegade GTX Low

Share

Lowa Renegade GTX Low By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: This low-cut trail shoe features a hybrid DuraPU™/DynaPU™ midsole for superb cushioning, support and rebound. Add a roomy toebox and extra cushioning around the collar and tongue and you’ve got a rugged walking shoe that can handle rocky trails and […]

Lowa Alpine Expert GTX boots.

Share

Low Alpine Expert GTX boots. By: Casey Potts Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: A new take on a versatile all-around alpine boot, this insulated model’s design balances flexibility with durability, and excels in both hiking comfort and climbing performance. The Fit Wing features allows for easy ankle articulation, making it ideal for […]

Optic Nerve Vettron Polarized

Share

Optic Nerve Vettron Polarized  By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: The ingenuity of the Vettron is apparent in its unique aesthetic and unexpected functionality. We started with a retro-forward design and updated the geometry to sync with today’s trends. We then added innovative mechanics including a Gate Hinge system […]

Wolf and Grizzly Grill M1 Edition Kit

Share

Wolf and Grizzly Grill M1 Edition Kit By Cory McLaughlin Follow Us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: ·  Features Smaller in diameter than most water bottles, and weighing approximately 1 kg (2.2 lb)   Every component is made 100% 304 stainless steel and food safe   Quickly set up the grill or pack it […]

Zenbivy Light Bed 25º Quilt and Sheet

Share

ZenBivy Lite Quilt and Sheet by Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: The Zenbivy Light Beds have a patent-pending zipper-less design which means they can hang with the lightest quilts and mummies on the market. Add to that the comfort of a Zenbivy Bed, and its ability to transform from a […]

Canyon Cooler’s Watercooler

Share

Canyon Cooler’s Watercooler By Cory McLaughlin Find us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: Whether you’re on the job site or campsite, our 5 gallon water cooler will keep your liquids cold and ice in-tact for multiple days of either work or play. One piece roto-molded construction and insulated with high-density Hunt-X foam leaves no […]

Canyon Coolers Mule 30QT Cooler

Share

Canyon Coolers Mule 30QT Cooler By Cory McLaughlin   Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: The Mule 30QT true capacity premium cooler is fitted with hard wearing wheels that makes getting your goods and gear from one location to another easy. It’s a family-friendly cooler, perfect for those times that your hands are […]

Hydrolight™ | Multifunctional Water Bladder

Share

Hydrolight™ | Multifunctional Water Bladder By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on INSTAGRAM @ireviewgear Just the Facts: In the past, our options for illumination in the wild have been limited…  Campfire? Nice and toasty. Besides providing light, you’ve just set the tent on fire. A campfire is no use in a tent.  Wear my headlamp? When I need […]

Deuter XV1 Backpack

Share

Deuter XV 1 By Cory McLaughlin Follow us on Instagram @ireviewgear   Just the Facts: Article ID:            3850018-7000 Weight:                960 g Volume:               17 litres Size:       52 / 28 / 18 (H x W x D) cm Laptop compartment:    38 / 26 / 3 (H x W x D) cm   The athletic daypack with a […]

What does Randy Johnson recommend that hunters take on the Hunt of a Lifetime?

Subscribe to the iReviewgear.com email newsletter and receive a copy of the iReviewgear.com Hunting pack list that is provided to hunters by Randy Johnson of High Desert Wild Sheep Guides as they embark on the hunt of a lifetime!

You have Successfully Subscribed!