Enjoy Delicious Home Pickled Foods

Canning season in Northern Utah is in full force! We have some new canning gadgets you need to know about. You'll love these great products designed to make your favorite home pickled foods in smaller, faster batches. Fermentation Creation and ViscoDisc are sure to change the way you can, pickle, and ferment foods. So come on! Let's create some delicious foods that are sure to be a hit at your next family party. Chop, Salt, Brine and Repeat Fermentation Creation was founded by two friends Continue reading →

4 Gear Picks for Hunting Season

Hunting season is here, and Smith & Edwards has 4 new tools to help you have a big (& successful) adventure out there. Allen Co. makes a huge variety of shotgun & rifle cases that our customers love. New this year from Allen are these 2 all-in-one gun cases that will make hunting easier this year. Allen® Gear Fit Pursuit Bruiser: for Big Game hunting When you’re out in the brush or on the side of a mountain, you’ve got to have your gear close. Continue reading →

Fishing Report: Bucket Mouth Fishing in Southeast Idaho

Travis had to miss an important store meeting to go fishing. So we thought it was only fair for him to bring back pictures & tell us about it! Here's what he had to say... Chasing the bass in southeast Idaho. From daybreak until just after noon, I caught 30 bucket mouths, give or take... more give than take. They all ranged in size from about 2 pounds to over 5 pounds. I caught a handful on topwaters, and the rest on soft plastics.   Continue reading →

Campfire Food for Camping in Utah this Summer

Spring is almost over, and summer is fast approaching. Kids will be out of school and for many of you this means vacations and adventures in the great outdoors. My favorite summer adventure includes sitting around a campsite, eating good food, and hanging out with good friends while roasting things over the campfire. I love it! When you set out on your next family trip you'll want to make sure that you have the essentials with you. Essentials like sleep gear, a working car, and good Continue reading →

Adventure is Out There! Find It with Smith & Edwards

There is a change in the air. Finally, Mother Nature has melted the snow from the valleys and it looks like we are going to have a bit of a break from the winds and rain of April in Northern Utah. You’ve been cooped up in your office or at home and are reaching to scratch that itch of adventure. Cabin Fever got you down? If you are like me then this itch comes every year and you’re ready to go. But before you can Continue reading →

Check It Out: Snap-to-Vent Dryer Connectors

What is the most frustrating thing about installing your dryer? For me, it’s all the hoses and attachments, and then, getting them to fit in the laundry room without crushing them. Even more frustrating is how awkward it is to try to lean over your dryer with the hose clamp and screwdriver to install or clean the ventilation hose. Luckily for you, and for me, Ziggurat Products came up with a solution to our problem. Snap-to-Vent connectors make this job quick and easy! How the Continue reading →

New Boots for Hiking the Bonneville Shoreline

This spring, I went up to the Rainbow Gardens parking lot, and instead of taking Birdsong Trail like usual, my boyfriend and I hiked up to the Bonneville Shoreline trail! It was breathtaking getting to see behind the water pipe that goes over 12th street as it heads up to Ogden Canyon, and we got to meet some fun dogs and watch as people made their way further up the mountains above us. If you’re looking to hike or camp in the Uintas or Northern Continue reading →

Our New Huk Fishing Shirts Help you Fish Longer

That’s pronounced “Hook” Gear. I know, it doesn’t really seem to be spelled that way, but that is how you pronounce it! I promise! Clothing is not usually the top of my checklist when I am getting ready for a fishing trip! In fact, most of the time my wife gives me a funny look and asks, “Are you really going out looking like that?” To which my normal response was something along the lines of “Well, the fish don’t care what I look like!” Continue reading →

360 Electrical – It’s Electric!

Tangled cords can give you a headache. Whether it’s your phone charger, your laptop cords, or a curling iron, tangled cords gets really annoying. 360 Electrical is an innovative company with a solution… and we carry their products right here at Smith and Edwards. Plus – Scroll down and ENTER TO WIN our top 360 Electrical ($39.99 value!) 360 Electrical started in 2005 with a desire to make things better. It’s privately owned by a Utah native right here in Salt Lake City. Her creative genius has changed the Continue reading →

Hanging Out with Grand Trunk and Enjoying the Klymit

Today, we are going to talk about one of my favorite things… Camping! We have two camping essentials that are going to knock your socks off and leave you wishing you could “head for the hills” right now. Sleep… What’s That? In a recent conversation with Mike Vause, sporting goods manager, he reminded me that sleep is an important aspect that is constantly overlooked when camping, hiking, or otherwise enjoying the outdoors. Mike said, “You may have to [fill in the blank].” You may have Continue reading →