Chase McPeak

Chase McPeak

Chase grew up on the windswept plains of the Midwest, did a brief stint on the East Coast as a young-adult, and then high-tailed it across the country to Portland, Oregon where he now works as The Manual's Associate Editor. When he's not writing and editing you can find him hitting the trails and rivers of the beautiful Pacific Northwest, lying on a beach, or reading a good piece of non-fiction. Follow his adventures on Instagram @mcpeakaboo0.
Articles
Culture

Cigar Club Wants to Send Over Your New Favorite Cigar

Cigar Club sends you the cigars you didn't know you liked.
Fashion & Style

The Best Travel Bags to Carry You Through this Holiday Season

No, you don't need full-size luggage for quick holiday travel.
Food & Drink

Giveaway: Finex Cast-Iron, American-Made Grill Pan and Sauce Pot

Finex has you covered during cooking's upcoming high-season.
Podcast

Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Bacon Episode

The latest installment of The Manual podcast is all about bacon.
Living

Say No To Winter With These 5 Stove Top Grills

Don't let bad weather stop you from getting your grill on with these awesome indoor stove top grills.
Travel

Onsen Etiquette: 7 Rules for How to Hot Spring in Japan

Nudity is the last thing you have to worry about when it comes to onsen etiquette.
Grooming

Get the Skin and Hair of your Dreams with these Japanese Grooming Products

We rounded up our favorite Japanese grooming products (and included a few weird ones).
Podcast

Beards, Booze, and Bacon: Starting a Brewery, Naming Beers, and Hunting

This week's podcast focuses on beer, but saves a little room for hunting talk too.
Food & Drink

Is This the Best Pot Roast Recipe Ever?

A perfect, slow-cooked Sunday supper awaits you in the best pot roast recipe.
Podcast

Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Manual Podcast Explores Our ‘Journey to Japan’ Series

On this episode of Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Manual Podcast, our round table discusses all things Japan, including, yes, booze.
Auto

Touring Yellowstone National Park in the 2018 GMC Terrain

Move over Subaru Forester, here comes the 2018 GMC Terrain.
Food & Drink

Fancy-Up Your Tailgate with Recipes from Chef Josh Capon and National Tailgate Weekend

Impress your friends with these mouth-watering tailgating recipes from Chef Capon.
Travel

Become a Lord of the Rungs with New Zealand’s 450-meter Wildwire Wanaka Waterfall Climb

From the land of bungee jumping comes the harrowing Wildwire Wanaka Waterfall Climb...
Fashion & Style

Your Next Slope Sweater Should Come from Peruvian Alpaca Llamas

The Paka sweater not only looks and wears good, it does good too.
Auto

Off-Roading Never Felt So Smooth: Testing the New Polaris RZR XP Turbo Dynamix in the Nevada Desert

It doesn't seem fitting to refer to the all-terrain, off-roading Polaris RZR XP Turbo Dynamix as a mere "dune buggy."
Fashion & Style

Giveaway: North Street Bags Offers Up Daypack and Travel Pouch from Latest Collab

Read on for information on how to enter the North Street Bags giveaway.
Fashion & Style

Conzul Athletic Wear Subscription Box Takes the Hassle Out of Buying New Gym Clothes

Stop buying new gym clothes and start subscribing with Conzul instead.
Auto

The 2018 Chevy Traverse is Peak Crossover SUV

The re-engineered 2018 Chevy Traverse is giving all other crossover SUVs a run for their money.