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Power Pot Luminoodle

I love the flexibility of this light. If it weren't for a major problem I had while on trail, I would have rated it a 5 star. I will say that their customer service… Full Review »

Sierra Designs Lightning 2 FL

This tent sets up extremely easily, even alone, and at just over 3# packed weight, is still super light. I could set it up with the footprint and guying out the… Full Review »

Hydro Flask 21 oz Standard Mouth Bottle

I bought this bottle, based on rave reviews and positive reports from others on social media...purchased for use primarily for taking hot coffee out on early morning… Full Review »

Julbo Aero

Julbo Aero photochromic sunglasses are lightweight and provide Super High Reaction to light changes. Excellent fit for hiking, running, or biking. The Julbo Aero… Full Review »

Ahnu Ridgecrest

This is a really comfortable hiking or backpacking shoe for people who don’t like hiking boots. The Ridgecrest offers increased traction and stability in a waterproof… Full Review »

ExOfficio Give-N-Go Boxer

The ExOfficio Give-N-Go Boxer is an excellent choice for activities in hot, humid weather. The technical fabric wicks away moisture, helping you feel cooler, and… Full Review »

ExOfficio Sol Cool Cryogen Plaid Long-Sleeve Shirt

The ExOfficio Sol Cool Cryogen shirt has proven to be a good hiking/travel shirt. The Sol Cool technology works well to aid in cooling the user. The shirt provided… Full Review »

Cenote Hydration System

Lightweight, recyclable water bladder. This hydration bladder system is much lighter than other brands. If you hoist some of the other companies products you can… Full Review »

Deuter Aircontact 75+10

Great expedition backpack. Works exceptionally well under heavy weight for long distances. Pack is very adjustable, giving me the confidence to carry a heavy load… Full Review »

Sea to Summit Ultra-Sil Compression Sack

Good for keeping one of my most important pieces of gear dry—my sleeping bag. It's ultra lightweight and fairly waterproof. Compresses nicely with strong tabs. Full Review »

Big Agnes Tensleep Station 4

A highly versatile and cleverly designed tent that has some baffling omissions. I purchased this tent for an 18-day self-supported Grand Canyon trip so that I would… Full Review »

Aarn Sport Balance Pockets

Designed to be used as part of an Aarn Bodypack these versatile front bags have proven to work pretty well with other backpacks too. The balancing benefits of carrying… Full Review »

Marker F10 Tour

Light-ish frame style tour binding for the rest of us. My first tour bindings. I ski 80% in bounds so solid downhill performance is important to me and I also need… Full Review »

Dalbello Sherpa 2/8 I.D.

Where have these been all my life? These are my first brand new boots and the first I have bought online. I must admit I was worried about the fit but I was very… Full Review »

Line Skis Mastermind

Great short, light skis for skinning and riding most conditions. These skis came to me via Craigslist. They had been purchased and mounted with touring bindings… Full Review »

LiteFighter 1 Camo Tent

This tent was tested against extreme wind and rain and came out a success. A little spendy, but worth it! I used the Litefighter 1 for the first time while camping… Full Review »

Good To-Go Pad Thai

This is the latest addition to a line-up of six Good To-Go "all natural, dehydrated gourmet" meals. I found the product to be a fresh, healthy, and tasty alternative… Full Review »

Good To-Go Indian Vegetable Korma

This is the latest addition to a line-up of six Good To-Go "all natural, dehydrated gourmet" meals. I found the product to be a fresh, healthy, and tasty alternative… Full Review »

Tamrac Corona 14

This is a fantastic, full function daypack for the serious outdoor hiker/photographer. A variety of moveable padded dividers allows you to customize the size of… Full Review »

Double Black Diamond

Lightweight, inexpensive down throw, can be converted into many things—a DIY dream. The Double Black Diamond quilt is the brand name of the "Costco Quilt" that… Full Review »

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