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Galibier Super Rando

Old school perfection! This is the "1970's" heavy duty backpacking boot. It has all the same quality and features you would have found on a pair purchased back… Full Review »

Aegismax Wind Hard Quilt

If you're looking for a quilt that won't break the bank and you don't expect cold temperatures (sub 40° F / 5° C ), this Aegismax Wind Hard quilt is an excellent… Full Review »

Teva Men's Grecko

Best sandals I've ever owned, hands down. I wore these hard for almost 13 years before the soles separated for the second time and could not be repaired. Incredibly… Full Review »

Marmot Women's PreCip Pant

Overall these pants do what I want them to do—if you see them on sale go for it, otherwise they are little pricey. I'm happy with them, but there are a few issues… Full Review »

Big Agnes Fly Creek HV UL2

Great lightweight tent, but you have to know how to set it up to make it work. Bought this to lighten my gear, upgrading from my beginner Half Dome 2 (6 lbs). This… Full Review »

Fjallraven Bergtagen Longjohns

The Fjallraven Bergtagen Long Johns is a base layer pant that utilizes wool in three different weaves to maximize heat retention in key areas (butt, groin) and… Full Review »

MSR WindBurner Ceramic Skillet

This is the pan for WindBurner Stove System owners who want to add a frying pan to their cook kit, one that offers nonstick convenience and solid build, and who… Full Review »

Crescent Moon Eva All-Foam Snowshoe

I first saw the Crescent Moon EVA snowshoes at the Outdoor Retailer trade show in Salt Lake City. That first glance was intriguing with the EVA's interesting structure… Full Review »

Marmot Exum Guide Undercuff Glove

A glove for enhanced dexterity in cold weather. Very good in terms of ability to use your fingers. Warmth is limited—if you aren't moving and it's below thirty,… Full Review »

Tecnica Men's Forge GTX

The Tecnica Forge hiking boot is a first of its kind boot borrowing fitting techniques from the ski industry to heat mold the inside of the boot to the users foot. Full Review »

MSR Trail Base Water Filter Kit

The MSR Trail Base Water Filter Kit is a versatile water treatment device with easy pump and gravity flow setups built in. It could conceivably replace your filter,… Full Review »

Outdoor Research Women's Rocky Mountain High Gaiters

Study gaiters for all of your trudging needs! They keep snow and mud out, stay in place, and repel water. Only drawback, sweaty calves. Fit/Comfort/Adjustability:… Full Review »

Bedrock Sandals Cairn Pro

Bedrock's Cairn Pro is an unusual take on a minimal sandal. The most important distinction is the strapping, which is unlike any other sandal I have worn. For such… Full Review »

Big Agnes Insulated Air Core Ultra

The Big Agnes Insulated Air Core Ultra is a comfortable, well-made mattress that has a number of unique features. Those features and price make it a good choice… Full Review »

Tecnica Women's Forge GTX

The Tecnica Forge hiking boot is a heat moldable boot, integrating technology similar to that which is used in moldable ski boot liners. The Forge encourages a… Full Review »

Big Agnes Copper Hotel HV UL2

The addition of a huge vestibule to Big Agnes's tried and true Copper Spur series provides a garage for stowing gear, wet dogs, or foul-weather cooking with a minimal… Full Review »

Grand Trunk Skeeter Beeter Pro

Very good hammock. Best symmetrical hammock of its class. I would have given it 5 stars, but I don't like the stock suspension. See below for details. I'm 6' 2"… Full Review »

Fjallraven Bergtagen Woolmesh Sweater

The Fjallraven Bergtagen Woolmesh Sweater is a base layer top that utilizes wool in three different weaves to maximize heat retention in key areas (chest, back)… Full Review »

Fjallraven Men's Vidda Pro Trouser

Fjällräven’s Vidda Pro Trousers are a functional and durable pair of pants that hit the mark in virtually every category. Robust yet svelte, these trousers… Full Review »

Merrell Men's Continuum

I have been using these boots for four winters now and have put many Km on them over various surfaces. I have used these boots for four seasons now and unlike other… Full Review »

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