Project 24.2 Review: Hydrapak’s cozy Wolly Mammoth bottle

See all of our Project 24.2 posts here! Why did I move to the desert again? What I was told would be a “dry winter” is shaping up to be anything but- and judging by the state of my woodpile and the number of rides starting in the 20s, it’s been a very cold one.  […]

Midweek Mini Reviews – Goods from Muscle Milk, AeroPress, Chrome Apparel, Hydrapak & Pearl Izumi

The Aerobie AeroPress, which is available through Kinetic Koffee’s website, is a simple hand powered espresso and coffee press. It’s perfect for a quick cup or two when you don’t want to brew a full pot, or when power’s not available. We’ve used ours camping this summer and at the BURN 24 Hour Challenge by […]

Hydrapak’s New Insulated Bottles, New Bladders, and Bags

Hydrapak had quite a few things to show off in their booth this year, including these new insulated water bottles. While an insulated bottle is nothing new, a bottle with actual PrimaLoft insulation is. Utilizing a full double wall construction with the PrimaLoft sandwiched in the middle, the bottle remains very flexible but still with […]

Initial Review: Hydrapak Reyes hydration pack

Though they remain a fairly small player in what’s become a very crowded hydration market, Hydrapak are mounting a bit of a stealth attack on the big boys with their excellent reservoirs, very clever gel-dispensing bottles, and some very well executed packs.  At Interbike last fall, their Reyes hydration pack  caught my eye with its […]

POC Borrows HydraPak Reservoir for New VPD Spine Protecting Hydration Pack

If you’re among our more aggressive riding readers, you’re probably familiar with POC. They’ve been building their VPD (Visco-elastic Polymer Dough) into their protective gear for years, and now thrive developed a new hydration pack with VPD spine protection and a licensed HydraPak reversible reservoir. Reversible? Yep, you can turn the bladder inside out to […]

Interbike 2010: New bags from Hydrapak

Satisfied (for the time being) with one of the best and most widely specified reservoirs on the market, Hydrapak have made a concerted effort to bring their bags to the head of the class for 2011.  While the company’s bags have long worked well, 2011’s line may be their first to go toe-to-toe with bigger […]

New Hydrapak Morro Lightweight Hydration Pack with Storage

SEA OTTER CLASSIC 2010 – Hydrapak’s new Morro hydration pack is part of their Pro Series of high end gear.  It’s a lightweight, full featured pack with 800 (13.1L) of internal and external storage compartments, a 100oz reservoir and a padded, stowable hip belt. The Morro uses Hydrapak’s excellent magnetic clip to keep the […]

Review: Hydrapak Gel-Bot Water Bottle REVIEW: Hydrapak’s Gel-Bot is a tall waterbottle that combines a standard waterbottle with a gel-loading cylinder and a dual-valve spout.  It allows you to load up to two gel packs (3.2oz) into the cylinder and have 24oz of fluid in the bottle. I’ve used it on road and mountain bike rides, and it works […]

New HydraPak DualBot Water Bottle

Available in 20 or 24 oz sizes, the new HydraPak DualBot features our new dual function nozzle. Perfect for any bike cage, pull open the bite valve and get a high flow of water. With the bite valve closed, simply squeeze the DualBot and get a quick spray burst of water from the dual valve. […]