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Therm-a-Rest NeoAir

A wonderful, small, light and thick air mattress that can be a little tricky. I sleep badly in the backcountry. I wish I didn't, but I do. I'm…
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Marmot EOS 1P

This is a really nice 1-person freestanding tent, with all the trade-offs that that encompasses. I bought the 2009 EOS 1P after realizing that…
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Garmin Topo US West 24K DVD

This is a set of maps for Garmin GPS units that's also usable with Garmin's (free) BaseCamp trip planning software (BaseCamp runs on both Mac…
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Osprey Atmos 65

After 10+ years of hauling around my Dana Designs Terraplane -- a gigantic load hauler that was super-comfortable but also really heavy -- I…
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Snow Peak GigaPower Auto

I've had this stove for years -- I previously had (and still use for winter travel) an MSR Whisperlite that is big, heavy, and is either "full…
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Garmin Oregon 550t

This is a great GPS unit for hiking, but it's pricey and has a screen that can be hard to read. The best part has been that it's been getting…
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DeLorme Earthmate GPS PN-40

This is a solid, but frustrating, GPS with high bang-for-the-buck value. It has a bright display and the option to use all sorts of maps, including…
 
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Polar AXN700

This is an extremely useful bit of gear. I bought the AXN 700 several years ago as I was doing lots of hiking at altitude, and I liked the fact…
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