I used the Black Diamond Spot headlamp for my past few GORUCK events without issue. I bought it off GORUCK to hit their free shipping tier before everything they sold had free shipping. I figured I might as well test out the headlamp they’re recommending to see if it’s one I can recommend. There were […]
Our headlamp reviews will help you find the perfect headlamp to take on your next GORUCK event or outdoor adventure. If you're looking to complete a GORUCK Light, Tough, or Heavy then make sure to check out the PrincetonTec EOS or Streamlight Enduro. Both are waterproof and come at a great price. Adventuring more your thing? Check out the NiteRider Adventure 180 as it is both waterproof and rechargeable!
NiteRider is a brand known for their bike lights however they’ve recently expanded into the outdoor market. Their current offering is the NiteRider Adventure 180 Headlamp which at the time of this review retailed at $69.99. Updates 7/2/2016 The NiteRider Adventure 180 headlamp was used in GORUCK Tough Class 1999 with great success. The review […]
While getting ready for my most recent GORUCK event I noticed that all of my old headlamps had rusted out (thanks to Seattle’s salt water.) I took this as a sign that I needed to review another headlamp. Instead of going for a nice expensive piece of gear I wanted to find the cheapest waterproof […]
The Princeton Tec EOS headlamp was originally purchased for The Seattle GORUCK 053 Challenge in August ir 2011. Back then there were no reviews for GORUCK events and this headlamp was on Steep & Cheap for something like $20. Figuring the deal couldn’t be beat it was purchased and that was that. Years later this […]
I purchased the Petzl TacTikka Plus headlamp in March in anticipation of the SERE Urban Seattle event. One of the required items was a headlamp that had a red filter on it and this was one of the few headlamps that fit the criteria. I already owned a headlamp… the Princeton Tec EOS but since […]