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Amanda Fenn

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After graduating from DePauw University with a degree in anthropology and French, Amanda Fenn spent two years traveling and climbing in Europe, Southeast Asia, New Zealand, and Australia. In 2010, she moved to Bishop, California, to feed her adventure habit. After two years of climbing everything from big walls to boulders, she relocated to Boulder, Colorado, where she currently balances her freelance gigs with plenty of play.

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Kamik Jennifer Review

Kamik Jennifer Review

A tall rain boot, the Kamik Jennifer earned middle-of-the-road scores in our metrics. We liked the extra weather...
Merrell Dewbrook Zip Review

Merrell Dewbrook Zip Review

A short-cut boot with a narrow profile, the Merrell Dewbrook Zip is a fine "fall-to-winter" transition boot...
Sorel Tivoli High II Review

Sorel Tivoli High II Review

We have almost nothing but positive things to say about the Sorel Tivoli High II. An update of the company's classic...
Sorel Conquest Carly Review

Sorel Conquest Carly Review

We really wanted to love the Sorel Conquest Carly boot. It earned top points in our style metric and earned our...
Joules WellyPrint Review

Joules WellyPrint Review

We got lots of compliments while wearing the Joules WellyPrint. Whether you're into florals, stripes, or polka dots...
REI Wheely Beast 22 Review

REI Wheely Beast 22 Review

The REI Wheely Beast 22 is a cross between a duffel bag and a carry-on. It's received an update since our last review;...
REI Stratocruiser 22 Review

REI Stratocruiser 22 Review

The 22" REI Stratocruiser is a soft-sided two-wheeled carry-on bag with structured side walls and a detachable...
Osprey Meridian 22 Review

Osprey Meridian 22 Review

The 22" Osprey Meridian Wheeled Convertible carry-on bag comes equipped with two super sturdy wheels, a large...
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