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Good To-Go Thai Curry

A dehydrated pouch meal providing restaurant quality flavor? Yeah. Good To-Go Thai Curry really is that good. Believe the hype. GTG really does excel. So yes, I'll… Full Review »

Aqua Quest Safari Sil Tarp Square

Good value, excellent quality 10x10 ft/ 3x3 m square sil tarp. Ideal for car campers, backpackers who don’t mind trading a little more weight for greater coverage… Full Review »

Petzl Reactik +

The Petzl Reatcik plus incorporates Petzl's reactive technology light settings with the added feature of being bluetooth compatible to pair the light with the MyPetzl… Full Review »

EMS Rampart Soft Shell Gloves

A basic, lightweight soft shell glove for activities in milder winter temperatures. A synthetic suede palm reinforcement helps protect from wear from pole or shovel… Full Review »

Asolo Men's Shiraz GV Boot

Awesome boot for getting off the beaten path. Aggressive sole design and moderately stiff lasting board will keep you climbing all day. Would recommend for steep… Full Review »

Dana Design Astralplane Overkill

Can haul heavy loads great, fits well and lots of adjustment side and top access. I have had 130 pounds in mine, still looks new. Love this pack. I have a few others,… Full Review »

Helinox Ground Chair

Light, compact camping chair. Rests low on the ground, but this is not a bad thing because it means you can stay seated when using your cooking gear. The first… Full Review »

Leki Sub1

A lightweight chair that is somewhere in between an all-purpose and a lightweight camp chair. Incredibly easy to set up and a durable base make it a good option… Full Review »

Gregory Citro 25

The Citro 25 is a good-sized and reasonably lightweight day pack with a surprisingly strong spring steel frame. The Citro's multiple pockets should appeal to organized… Full Review »

Columbia Watertight II Jacket

A great entry level, lightweight jacket perfect for warmer weather from Canadian spring to fall. The Columbia Watertight Jacket is a great entry level rain jacket. Full Review »

GSI Outdoors 10 Oz. Flask

If you are like me and enjoy a daily dram or shot of your favorite beverage in the back country, I highly recommend looking into this GSI flask. Drink responsibly… Full Review »

Dutchware Hexon 1.6 Fabric

My bed of choice. My 11' hammock is made of "Hexon 1.6W".  I didn't buy the hammock from Dutch, but I did buy my material from him to make my own 11' netless hammock… Full Review »

Kelty Noah's Tarp 9

She's an amazing beast. I've had mine for a couple years now, and regularly use it in wind, rain, and snow. The best thing I can probably say about this product… Full Review »

DeLorme inReach SE

The safety of an SOS button connected via satellite to a monitoring response team combined with features you can use on every trip. Those features include two way… Full Review »

Mountain Equipment Men's Glacier 500

One of Mountain Equipment's all rounder sleeping bags designed to tackle a wide range of conditions. It does what is says on the tin, keeps you warm when it is… Full Review »

Black Diamond Serac Strap

12-point stainless steel crampon that does the job. I bought these a couple of years ago and I've used them only in snow ranging from powder to crust with my flexible… Full Review »

Outdoor Research Women's Skyward Jacket

The Skyward Jacket by Outdoor Research is a hardshell jacket that is as flexible and comfortable as a softshell layer and is also waterproof! Designed for winter… Full Review »

Montane Spine Jacket

Montane's Spine jacket is a Goretex shell that appears to be very well put together. It combines very light weight with essential functions—windproof, waterproof,… Full Review »

Brunton TruArc 5

This is a nice well made compass with the basic set of features you should have if you intend to use it for navigation. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this compass… Full Review »

TheTentLab Deuce of Spades

If you need to drop a deuce, pop a squat, pinch a loaf, or grunt a stinky in the woods, then TentLab's Deuce of Spades is just what you need. However, as an all-purpose… Full Review »

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