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Inov-8 Trailroc 245

rated 5 of 5 stars This trailrunner may be a lightweight, but it's a heavy hitter when it comes to function. Light weight, good grip, and moderate longevity makes…
photo: Inov-8 Men's Trailroc 245
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Kovea Spider

rated 5 of 5 stars Kovea Spider Stove This is a remote canister stove. My wife won this as a door prize. It is pretty nice. The stove is easy to light.  It does…
photo: Kovea Spider
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Sea to Summit The Kitchen Sink

rated 4 of 5 stars Sea to Summit Kitchen Sink 5l Sea to Summit Kitchen Sink 5l: This is a water carrying device/container that folds for easy packing. I have a…
photo: Sea to Summit The Kitchen Sink
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Sawyer Squeeze Filter

rated 4 of 5 stars Simple, easy to use, and lightweight starting at 2 oz. It makes water filtration a breeze while protecting from potential pathogens. Bought…
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Wilderness Logics Tad Pole

rated 5 of 5 stars The Tad Pole is amazingly easy to use, very light, and most importantly waterproof. It covered my 9' hammock and kept me bone dry on a recent…
photo: Wilderness Logics Tad Pole
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Wilderness Systems Tsunami 140 with Rudder

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Wilderness Tsumani 14' is a touring kayak that is a well balanced boat with plenty of storage room for either day trips or overnight treks.
photo: Wilderness Systems Tsunami 140 with Rudder
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Paramo Fuera Ascent Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars This is a very light robust windproof with a DWR coating to keep off light showers. Totally multi-dextrous in use. I have used it for general…
photo: Paramo Fuera Ascent Jacket
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Pelican International Summit 100x

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Perfect recreational kayak for those new to kayaking, with a great balance of features for the price point. I bought the Pelican Summit 100X…
photo: Pelican International Summit 100x
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Osprey Poco Premium

rated 5 of 5 stars Lightweight and well designed. I don't believe there are any features that they didn't incorporate to make this pack perfect for hiking with…
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Astral Bird Dog

rated 5 of 5 stars Our dogs are out with us in canoes and kayaks 3-4 days per week, and we need a durable, safe, reliable life jacket for them to use. We were…
photo: Astral Bird Dog
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Dirty Daves Short Knee Pads

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Dirty Dave's Knee Pads are some of the best cottage industry caving gear on the market. Made by a caver, for cavers, DD Knee Pads are rugged,…
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Brunton Raptor

rated 5 of 5 stars Excellent, durable performer that starts right up and gives a very consistent flame. The go-to pro compared to my first stoveand that is a"mini"…
photo: Brunton Raptor
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Hi Mountain Hot Caramel Apple Crunch

rated 3.5 of 5 stars We have not reviewed camping meals before. We kinda buy them to have as an easy take along for canoe camping, and we usually use brands that…
photo: Hi Mountain Hot Caramel Apple Crunch
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Arc'teryx Bora 95

rated 5 of 5 stars A tough, durable backpack designed to last forever! You can fit a vast volume of things in this backpack, so it's perfect for longer trips,…
photo: Arc'teryx Bora 95
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Outdoor Research ActiveIce Sun Sleeves

rated 3.5 of 5 stars OR ActiveIce Sun Sleeves work well protecting the wearer from harmful UV rays, while keeping cool with ActiveIce technology. This product works…
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Esbit Solid Fuel Stove & Cookset CS585HA

rated 3 of 5 stars Simple little lightweight camping stove. Does not put out a lot of heat though. I have used a bunch of different backpacking stoves and while…
photo: Esbit Solid Fuel Stove & Cookset CS585HA
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ALPS Mountaineering Tri-Leg Stool

rated 5 of 5 stars A great little stool for your backpacking trips. Not too heavy, but very durable. I bought one of these stools for myself when I was planning…
photo: ALPS Mountaineering Tri-Leg Stool
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GSI Thrive 1 Person Set

rated 4 of 5 stars This is a basic set of dish, bowl, cup, and utensils, which comes in a mesh carry bag. It is designed to facilitate eating with the dish on…
photo: GSI Thrive 1 Person Set
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Osprey Atmos 65 AG

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Combined with Osprey’s modern features like the removable lid, the “Stow-On-The-Go” trekking pole system, and the “Fit-On-The-Fly”…
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Silipint Half Pint

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Originally thought of as a car-camping accessory, I’ve found many other uses for these cups in the backcountry. Great not only for car-camping…
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ZPacks Arc Zip 54L

rated 4.5 of 5 stars On your way to being an ultralight hiker? Try the ZPacks Arc Zip Ultralight Backpack. A versatile and tough ultralight backpack that weighs…
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Carlisle Magic Nylon

rated 4.5 of 5 stars I am not a kayaker, but when I purchased a new solo canoe, it was suggested to me, that in addition to my regular canoe paddle, I look into…
photo: Carlisle Magic Nylon
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Granite Gear Virga 2

rated 4 of 5 stars Lightweight, comfortable, great for overnights or longer trips if you pack light. Holds a surprising volume, though I wouldn't want to push…
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Terramar Helix Crew Tee

rated 3 of 5 stars A lightweight, inexpensive shirt, the Helix works well for many outdoor activities as it has a comfortable fit and breathes extremely well.
photo: Terramar Men's Helix Crew Tee
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GSI Infinity Insulated Mug

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This is a very smartly priced mug, insulated for cold or hot beverages. It is lightweight, durable, and has served us well for canoe camping…
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ProBar Bolt Energy Chews

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Natural tasting chews filled with B vitamins and electrolytes, which are quite filling compared to other chews. I'd recommend these energy chews…
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Light My Fire Spork

rated 3.5 of 5 stars An eating utensil that gets the job done at a low cost. Best for backcountry meals, especially trips with multiple meals where the user may…
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Mammut Comfort Low GTX Surround

rated 4 of 5 stars The Mammut Comfort offers an excellent balance between some tried and true features and more innovative technologies. The result is a comfortable,…
photo: Mammut Women's Comfort Low GTX Surround
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ONYX MoveVent Torsion Vest

rated 5 of 5 stars Feature rich, value priced PFD, perfect for kayaking. I found this brand PFD at a well-known general sports chain store after an exhaustive…
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Sea to Summit Aeros Premium Pillow

rated 5 of 5 stars Wonderful pillow. Light, compact, comfortable, and great to improve any camping experience. This is really a great pillow for camping. It is…
photo: Sea to Summit Aeros Premium Pillow
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Jacks 'R' Better Sierra Sniveller

rated 5 of 5 stars This quilt is lightweight, very compact, and ultra warm. If you are looking to cut weight and save space without compromise this is the quilt…
photo: Jacks 'R' Better Sierra Sniveller
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StickPic

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Stick Pic is a handy little gadget that turns your camera into the ultimate “selfie” device. Designed for traditional cameras, with…
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Outdoor Research Helium Hybrid Jacket

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A lightweight, breathable jacket, that packs down small, and won't weigh you down. In my never-ending quest to find the perfect lightweight…
photo: Outdoor Research Men's Helium Hybrid Jacket
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Hoka Challenger ATR

rated 4.5 of 5 stars I believe the shoe is best for technical trails (sandy, rocky, dry powdery dirt trails, and muddy slippery trails). I have used them in all…
photo: Hoka Men's Challenger ATR
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Icebreaker MerinoLOFT Helix Zip Hood

rated 3 of 5 stars A jacket that will keep you warm as long as you keep active, and is not meant for idle time spent in camp. Ideal for daytime winter activity.
photo: Icebreaker Men's MerinoLOFT Helix Zip Hood
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Mile High Mountaineering Flatiron 42

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Salute version was an outstanding daypack and I wanted to try the Flatiron 42, and I am happy to report it didn’t fail me. With so many…
photo: Mile High Mountaineering Flatiron 42
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SlingFin 2Lite

rated 4 of 5 stars The Slingfin 2Lite is, as the name implies, a lightweight 2-person tent that boasts two doors, two vestibules, and zero sacrifices. SlingFin…
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Kelty Capture 25

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Kelty Capture 25 is a small day pack that includes a unique chest mounted cell phone case that allows you to take video during your outdoor…
photo: Kelty Capture 25
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Vargo Bedrock 1/4 Zip

rated 4 of 5 stars A midweight, quarter zip long-sleeve shirt, the Bedrock is a durable option for any cooler time of the year. It’s a tight fit for slimmer…
photo: Vargo Bedrock 1/4 Zip
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Patagonia Strider PRO Shorts

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Light but protective short that gets out of the way, yet lets you carry tons of stuff. Fit I will say it up front, I love the Strider Pro shorts.
photo: Patagonia Men's Strider PRO Shorts
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Vargo Slag Short-Sleeve Shirt

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Vargo Slag is a lightweight, short-sleeve tee which works well as an all-purpose shirt, though it does have a trim fit design. The biggest…
photo: Vargo Slag Short-Sleeve Shirt
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Montrail FluidFlex II

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This is the perfect trail/road hybrid for me. It features soft yet responsive midsole, aggressive yet road-friendly outsole, and an upper that…
photo: Montrail Men's FluidFlex II
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Salomon Quest 4D GTX

rated 4.5 of 5 stars With hiking boots it's truly a case of to each his/her own. In my case these Salomons are heaven-sent. Comfortable and supportive and minimal…
photo: Salomon Men's Quest 4D GTX
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Black Diamond Raven with Grip

rated 5 of 5 stars If you have ever wondered if you need an ice axe, the answer is yes and this is probably the one you need. When your mountaineering requires…
photo: Black Diamond Raven with Grip
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Sea to Summit X-Pot

rated 5 of 5 stars This pot is great for our canoe camping expedition. It collapses down flat, packs easily, and works well with our small canister stove. This…
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Dr. Bronner Eucalyptus Organic Bar Soap

rated 5 of 5 stars Let Dr. Bronner improve the way you stay clean with this Eucalyptus Pure-Castile Bar Soap. A soothing organic scent and an awesomely smooth…
photo: Dr. Bronner Eucalyptus Organic Bar Soap
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Mountainsmith Lariat 65

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A fantastic pack for overnight or the long weekend away, the Lariat has all the features you can use without all the add-ons you don't need.
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ZPacks Pillow Dry Bag

rated 4 of 5 stars Ordered a medium vs. medium plus, got something in between. Should still work well. I had already ordered a medium ZPacks Pillow Dry Bag for…
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Hummingbird Hammocks Tree Straps

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Ultralight hammock suspension system for the weight conscious backpacker. I had been looking into ultralight hammocks and ran across Hummingbird…
photo: Hummingbird Hammocks Tree Straps
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Sea to Summit Aeros Premium Pillow

rated 5 of 5 stars Thick, light, non-slip, and the best I've found. I've had five or six backpacking pillows and have tried using rolled up clothing. Each of these…
photo: Sea to Summit Aeros Premium Pillow
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ZPacks Pillow Dry Bag

rated 4.5 of 5 stars You can have a great night’s sleep with the ZPacks Pillow Dry Bag. Use it as a stuff sack and an added layer of protection for your sleeping…
photo: ZPacks Pillow Dry Bag
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Fishpond Drifter Boat Cooler

rated 4 of 5 stars This is a good quality semi-soft cooler that is large enough to fit enough food and drinks for a weekend kayak or canoe trip. The molded bottom…
photo:   Fishpond Drifter Boat Cooler
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Salomon Quest 4D GTX

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This is a very good boot for day hiking and/or backpacking up to 30 to 40 pounds. There are a few problems, but I have a work-around that should…
photo: Salomon Men's Quest 4D GTX
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Grand Trunk Ultralight Hammock

rated 3.5 of 5 stars A great deal on a decent lightweight hammock. After enjoying a post-hike hang in a buddy's hammock my last time out, I'd been thinking of getting…
photo: Grand Trunk Ultralight Hammock
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Merrell Moab Waterproof

rated 5 of 5 stars Super comfort and truly waterproof. These shoes live up to their promise of being waterproof, while delivering the comfort and long-term wear…
photo: Merrell Men's Moab Waterproof
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Chaco Zong

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Think of these as a major upgrade over high-end flip-flops. The same straps as Chaco's Z-2 sandal, without the heel strap, these are easier…
photo: Chaco Men's Zong
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Impex Kayak Montauk

rated 5 of 5 stars A true sports car in the world of kayaks, the low-volume Impex Montauk is a classic amongst Greenland or British style boats. Even in the limited…
photo: Impex Kayak Montauk
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Grand Trunk Single Parachute Nylon Hammock

rated 5 of 5 stars A luxury item that is well worth the weight. After a night sleeping on a hard shelter floor I looked for alternatives and hammocks seemed like…
photo: Grand Trunk Single Parachute Nylon Hammock
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Sea to Summit Toaster Fleece Liner

rated 3 of 5 stars The Sea to Summit Toaster fleece liner is a bit bulky and heavy but can be used in a few different ways. I ended up using it more as a summer…
photo: Sea to Summit Toaster Fleece Liner
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Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer Down Jacket

rated 4.5 of 5 stars High warmth-to-weight, uber lightweight, packs small. This is a very nice, lightweight down jacket, perfect for throwing in a daypack or backpack…
photo: Mountain Hardwear Men's Ghost Whisperer Down Jacket
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Sierra Designs Flash 3

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This is a high quality, long life, and satisfying investment. You want a tent for most of your camping life...this is it. NOTE: This review…
photo: Sierra Designs Flash 3
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Oboz Sundog

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A shoe that can do a lot! Just as able to be a light hiker as it is a trail runner, this lightweight shoe is as versatile as it is comfortable.
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Ruff Wear K-9 Float Coat

rated 5 of 5 stars When I was notified that we would be reviewing the Ruffwear K-9 Float Coat as Gear Brand Ambassadors for Backcountry K9, I was quite enthusiastic.
photo: Ruff Wear K-9 Float Coat
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Astral Brewer

rated 5 of 5 stars This is the first pair of lace-up, shoe style water shoes I have owned, and I admit, had I not won these, I probably would still be using slip-on…
photo: Astral Brewer
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Mountain Hardwear Laminina Z Flame

rated 4 of 5 stars If you can afford just one bag, and need a bag that "does most" — consider the Lamina/Lamina Z Flame. While this bag is not for gram-weenies,…
photo: Mountain Hardwear Laminina Z Flame
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Patagonia Nine Trails Skirt

rated 4 of 5 stars A quality garment suitable for multiple uses, particularly watersports. The undershorts have a permanent anti-microbial treatment that really…
photo: Patagonia Nine Trails Skirt
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Homemade Alcohol Stove

rated 4 of 5 stars A great cost-effective alternative that is functional, lightweight, and compact. You can also easily find the fuel source at just about any…
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Justin Lichter Trail Tested: A Thru-Hiker's Insights Into Hiking and Backpacking

rated 4.5 of 5 stars An informative read into a unique travel style. The book offers great tricks and insights to try out the next time you hit the trail. Justin's…
photo: Justin Lichter Trail Tested: A Thru-Hiker's Insights Into Hiking and Backpacking
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Backpacker's Pantry Granola with Bananas & Milk

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Good backpacking breakfast. Easy to prepare and pretty nutritious. More tasty than most freeze dry packaged foods. Price, like all freeze dry,…
photo: Backpacker's Pantry Granola with Bananas & Milk
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Sea to Summit Comfort Light Insulated Mat

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Comfort Light Insulated Mat is part of Sea to Summit’s new line of air mats, which feature quilted patterned “Air Sprung Cells” as…
photo: Sea to Summit Comfort Light Insulated Mat
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MontBell UL Down Vest

rated 4 of 5 stars Great for layering! Montbell’s UL Down Vest is a great addition to a layering system that will help keep you warm while weighing about the…
photo: MontBell Men's UL Down Vest
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Big Agnes Insulated Double Z

rated 4 of 5 stars The Big Agnes Insulated Double Z sleeping pad is a moderately lightweight full length sleeping pad that is very comfortable for limited 3-season…
photo: Big Agnes Insulated Double Z
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Nomad Life Titanium Stove

rated 4 of 5 stars This sub 1oz stove puts out some serious heat and packs up small. Only one small problem. Looking for a stove to better fit my GSI Minimalist…
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humangear GoBites Duo

rated 5 of 5 stars GoBites Duo — One spork to rule them all. Ok, maybe just very well thought out, giving it a wide range of capability. Last winter, my job…
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humangear GoBites Uno

rated 5 of 5 stars After several breakages of the plastic Light My Fire spork, I decided to try the new GoBites Uno. Human Gear took the idea and improved on it.
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Mountain House Beef Stroganoff with Noodles

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Excellent flavor and texture from a freeze dried meal. The price point is a bit heavy considering I might be able to take a spur trail to the…
photo: Mountain House Beef Stroganoff with Noodles
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MSR Hubba NX

rated 4 of 5 stars The setup and take-down is very quick. It fits into small awkward tent sites and although seemingly made of light material I found it very sturdy.
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ZPacks Solplex

rated 4.5 of 5 stars An excellent choice for the person who wants to cut pack weight without sacrificing protection from the elements. The Zpacks Soloplex is an…
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Mountain Hardwear Shifter 2

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Don't count out the dome tent! The Shifter 2 is a great all-rounder backpacking tent for what most of us do in the mountains, with affordable…
photo: Mountain Hardwear Shifter 2
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TrekSta Granite

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Approach shoes are trail hikers that are also intended for diversions such as easier rock climbs and scrambling that require good traction,…
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Osprey Aether 70

rated 5 of 5 stars Great pack for larger loads. I received this pack as a gift for Christmas, and now that the weather has been warmer I have been able to put…
photo: Osprey Aether 70
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La Sportiva Synthesis Mid GTX

rated 4.5 of 5 stars I didn't expect to like these boots, but I do. A lot. They are constructed such that they feel like they're wrapped around my feet. The footbed…
photo: La Sportiva Men's Synthesis Mid GTX
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Pat's Backcountry Beverages Brew Concentrate

rated 4 of 5 stars Perfect companions to their highly acclaimed Carbonator Bottle, these flavors give the user the ability to "brew" fresh adult beverages. I'm…
photo: Pat's Backcountry Beverages Brew Concentrate
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Salewa Wildfire Pro

rated 5 of 5 stars The Salewa Wildfire Pro is, as its name implies, an approach shoe. As such it bridges the gap between a hiking shoe and a climbing shoe. This…
photo: Salewa Men's Wildfire Pro
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BearPaw Wilderness Designs Minimalist 2

rated 4 of 5 stars A good little net tent, but roomy enough for 1+gear or for two shoulder to shoulder. Needs external support—hiking poles or trees at the least,…
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Jetboil Zip Cooking System

rated 5 of 5 stars The Jetboil Zip is a great choice for anyone wanting an affordable and highly effective personal cooking system that works well on overnights…
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Eureka! Isis 2

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Nice little compact tent. Easy free standing cross-pole design. Leaks water. The Isis is a nice compact option for its price point. It tapers…
photo: Eureka! Isis 2
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Clif Organic Energy Food

rated 4 of 5 stars I was provided with four flavors of CLIF organic energy food: pizza margherita, banana mango with coconut, banana beet with ginger, and sweet…
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Sierra Designs Bedouin 4

rated 4 of 5 stars Simple common cross pole design made with high quality materials and a few more accoutrements than the average 4P tent. A reliable 3-season…
photo: Sierra Designs Bedouin 4
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Mountain Laurel Designs Exodus FS

rated 5 of 5 stars My first frameless pack. I chose wisely. This is the first frameless pack I've owned. My older pack is a Kelty Coyote 80L, which works well…
photo: Mountain Laurel Designs Exodus FS
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Malone Stax Pro2 Kayak Carrier

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Malone Stax Pro2 kayak carrier is a rooftop collapsable single or double kayak tie-down system. It's simple to install and folds down when…
photo:   Malone Stax Pro2 Kayak Carrier
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Teva Original Universal

rated 3 of 5 stars Teva is an authentic icon in the outdoor industry. Founded in the early 1980s by a Colorado River guide, Teva pioneered the sport-sandal category.
photo: Teva Women's Original Universal
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Osprey Finesse Pro

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The simplest, most versatile sack Osprey has ever made. Like a Timex, it keeps on ticking. My Finesse is from 1992, made in Dolores, CO. Repaired…
 
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Vargo Titanium Pocket Cleats

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Vargo Pocket Cleats are a front foot traction option for light hiking and running. I found that they are best for trail running on level…
photo: Vargo Titanium Pocket Cleats
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Merrell Capra Sport

rated 5 of 5 stars Capra, where have you been all my life?? The holy grail (for me, anyway) of light hikers. I have always had a difficult time finding hiking…
photo: Merrell Men's Capra Sport
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La Sportiva Core High GTX

rated 5 of 5 stars A light, all-fabric boot from one of the world's premier footwear makers, the La Sportiva Core High GTX competes well against similar offerings…
photo: La Sportiva Men's Core High GTX
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Big Agnes Seedhouse SL2

rated 5 of 5 stars A high-quality, lightweight, dependable performer. I've had this tent out about 40 times in a variety of weather and I couldn't be happier with…
photo: Big Agnes Seedhouse SL2
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Outdoor Research Bug Bivy

rated 3 of 5 stars Very lightweight, delicate, and tight. Setup: If you wish to guy it out properly, it takes longer than most tents. A single fiberglass pole…
photo: Outdoor Research Bug Bivy
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Eddyline Sea Star

rated 5 of 5 stars Solid kayak with a nice balance of volume, speed, and stability. Glad to see that these fine kayaks are still out there.  After trying various…
photo: Eddyline Sea Star
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Sea to Summit UltraLight Insulated Mat

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Lightweight comfy pad, gives a great night's sleep. I was intrigued by Sea to Summit's new line of sleeping pads, so when the REI dividend and…
photo: Sea to Summit UltraLight Insulated Mat
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