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Loco Libre Gear Carolina Reaper 30°

This is a custom down hammock underquilt by Loco Libre, a small cottage manufacturer. All quilts are custom designed and handmade in the U.S. I had this underquilt… Full Review »

Toaks Titanium 750ml Pot

Strong and light titanium pot with lid. From a solo overnight to an extended multi-day trip this pot is the perfect size for lightweight backpacking. At 750 ml  it… Full Review »

Sea to Summit Ultra-Sil Day Pack

Amazing product. Unbelievably light and compact. An amazing product. Always carry one in my Osprey Aether 70's top lid pocket. Surprisingly sturdy for 2.4 ounces. Full Review »

Salomon S-Lab XA Alpine

Hyper specific shoe for fast scrambles and technical running. Overall these are a pretty hyper specific shoe. If you're looking for a lightweight approach shoe… Full Review »

Seek Outside Titanium Wood Stove - Medium

Lightweight, packable, easy to assemble, titanium wood stove for hot tent winter camping. Not a cheap investment, but if you enjoy winter camping and getting out… Full Review »

U.S. Military CFP 90

Another fine military item that has already been reviewed on Trailspace. I just wanted to back up what's already been said. I'll cover the camo colors, negative… Full Review »

Columbia Men's Redmond Mid Waterproof

A good middle of the road lightweight waterproof hiking shoe that has nice sticky rubber on the soles that would make these an acceptable approach shoe. As I have… Full Review »

Sierra Designs Half Moon 3

For an older model tent, this one still stands strong even now. Tough, reliable, easy to set up, with a reasonable weight; what's not to like? Setup: The tent has… Full Review »

Headsweats ProTech Hat

Fantastic, breathable hat that shades your neck. I live in Arizona and this hat makes hot runs bearable. There are a couple of features on this hat that elevate… Full Review »

Snugpak Insulated Jungle Travel Blanket

I concur! Thanks for the comprehensive reviews. I bought this as a slightly warmer alternative to the standard military poncho liner "wooble" I usually carry for… Full Review »

Meindl Perfekt

An excellent, solid boot. I used to wear the old Asolo Yukons and wanted something a little more like them—a bit lighter, with the break-in more along the width… Full Review »

Bending Branches Sunrise Glass

This paddle has proven to be durable, efficient, and reliable over two full seasons of paddling 100+ days per year. It is a reasonably priced recreational paddle,… Full Review »

Elie Sound 100 XE

Terrific overall kayak. Purchased new in April 2014 from REI. Wanted to find a good kayak for recreational use that wouldn't break the bank. Settled on two Elie… Full Review »


A free navigational app for Android smartphones for the PCT, AT, and CDT. Super easy to use. HikerBot is a free smartphone app that can be used on the three main… Full Review »

Fenix HL60R

This powerful and rechargeable headlamp both packs a punch, and has efficient settings for the outdoors-person that wants a rechargeable device. This headlamp is… Full Review »

U.S. Military Poncho Liner Woobie

Get your woobie on. One of the top inventions by the U.S. Military, the poncho liner (aka woobie) is very lightweight and is nice on mild nights as a wrap or can… Full Review »

CamelBak Sequoia 22

Great hiking pack with lots of attention to details that matter. There's a compartment for a hydration bladder as well as a pocket for a water bottle. There are… Full Review »

REI Base Camp 4

A very strong family/base camp tent with an excellent backpack style carrying bag. Due to privacy walls, the mesh screens are higher up and there is reduced airflow… Full Review »

Purple Rain Adventure Skirt

The Purple Rain Adventure Skirt has become one of my all-time favorite pieces of clothing for its functionality, versatility, comfort, and durability. What sets… Full Review »

Black Rock Gear The Original

The Black Rock Gear Original is a simple, functional, quality down beanie, deserving a place on everyone’s head. It gets my highest honors by being a part of… Full Review »

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