Swiss Gear Reviews

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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 5 of 5 stars Great trekking pole for the money! Never bought a trekking pole before. Always found a stick on the trail. Finally bought Swiss hiking poles…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4.5 of 5 stars They are sturdy and dependable for the price. Work in woods, rock, and some inclines. The baskets kept coming off, so just kept them off. The…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Great hiking pole. I bought a Swiss Army hiking pole at a Target store about 10 years ago. I have used it on a lot of hikes, when wading rivers…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4 of 5 stars They work well for their intended purpose! On a hiking trip to Switzerland, we were unable to bring our trekking poles because they wouldn't…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 5 of 5 stars Durability-to-price ratio is excellent. Comfortable grips with a nice overall feel. I picked up a pair of these @ Dicks about 6 years ago because…
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Swiss Gear Hiker Tent

rated 5 of 5 stars Good sized tent. Roomy enough for three comfortably. I love this tent! Got it back in 2008 and have used it ever since. It's super easy to set…
 
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Swiss Gear Self Inflating Mat

rated 4 of 5 stars I have been using mine for four years. You have to take care of it, it will puncture just like a high quality air matress, leaving you only…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4 of 5 stars I have to agree with the other comments. The poles are great, especially for the price. I walk several times a day as part of my physical therapy.
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Swiss Gear Eiger Hiker Tent

rated 2.5 of 5 stars I bought this tent four years ago and it has been my one and only tent since then. The only reason for this is because I don't have the cash…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

I received a set of Swiss Gear hiking poles as an award at my company. On the outside, they look nice (cork handles, nice anodized finish, etc).
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Swiss Gear Self Inflating Mat

rated 1 of 5 stars Bought 2 years ago. Used it on one backpacking, 2 night, trip. Worked well then. It's been in storage since. Took it down for trip this year…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 5 of 5 stars Incredible!!! As an avid hiker with knee problems I always use hiking poles. Saw mounds of people on the AT with these and decided to buy them…
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Swiss Gear 12x10 Tent

Okay I would like to purchase this tent, and it is a good thing I read these reviews carefully. A lot of you are talking about the Swiss Gear…
 
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Swiss Gear Self Inflating Mat

rated 0.5 of 5 stars I bought and used this pad on three camping trips. On the second trip it had started to leak air. On the third trip it would no longer hold…
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Swiss Gear Grimsel Pass

rated 1 of 5 stars This tent was easy to assemble and roomy inside but that is about all I can say that was good about it. We purchased 3 tents for a family camping…
 
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Swiss Gear Grindenwald I

rated 2 of 5 stars I did not buy this tent, but it appears to be nearly identical in construction to the Swiss Gear Cheval 3 person tent. I can tell from the picture…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4.5 of 5 stars For some reason, I bought a pair at Walmart, figuring I am going to lose them, so may as well not invest in them. Man, I was wrong. These poles…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 5 of 5 stars My wife and I are in our late 60s and hike daily. We live in Hickory, North Carolina, as full time RV'ers and have daily access to an excellent…
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Swiss Gear Self Inflating Mat

The pad lasted one night before it lost its ability to stay inflated. Don't waste your money.
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4.5 of 5 stars What can I say, for the money how can you go wrong. These things can be very expensive. This particular pair, that's right two of them, I only…
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Swiss Gear Self Inflating Mat

Just prior to going on vacation this summer, we purchased a Swissgear self-inflating sleeping mat. We thought that Swissgear... being a well…
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Swiss Gear 12x10 Tent

rated 4 of 5 stars This is our first tent and with 3 kids we needed plenty of room. This tent provided PLeNTY... We decided to set it up, in the backyard to see…
 
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Never used any other poles, but was well impressed with these. My wife and I decided after a recent backpacking trip to the Ozarks that poles…
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Swiss Gear Cheval

rated 2 of 5 stars Took the tent to a 4 day festival. Spent 4 nights in it. The Good: -Shoe pocket for muddy shoes -Decent ventilation when staked out properly…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 5 of 5 stars I love my Swiss Gear poles. I bought them at Walmart a few months ago, and I'm very surprised at how great they have held up. They have many…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4.5 of 5 stars I bought a pair of Swiss Gear poles from our local Walmart. Great for hiking if you have bad knees like me. I bought a 2nd pair for my wife,…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4 of 5 stars I've been using mine for a couple of years. For the price you simply cannot beat the performance. The construction is lighter than other brands…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 5 of 5 stars Two of these were purchased at Walmart recently. I love them so far. For the price they're a terrific bargain. I use them primarily for walking…
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Swiss Gear 12x10 Tent

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Also bought this tent at Sam's. Seemed like a good deal for the money. Very cool and spacious. Works fine in a drizzle or light rain. I camped…
 
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Swiss Gear 12x10 Tent

rated 2.5 of 5 stars I bought this 10 X 12 tent on sale at Sams Club. We were planning a camping trip for the following weekend so we put it up in the backyard for…
 
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4 of 5 stars Trekking poles are going to take some abuse; that goes without saying. For that reason, I was hesitant to spend $75 or more on a pair. I've…
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Swiss Gear 12x10 Tent

rated 4 of 5 stars I think this tent is incredible!!! I have a small family of three and it has been great investment. We sold our tow behind trailer and went…
 
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Swiss Gear 12x10 Tent

rated 2 of 5 stars I bought this tent from Sam's for a family of 5 (2 adult, 3 small children). Very spacious with room for a queen mattress , three sleeping bags,…
 
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Swiss Gear Alpine Lodge with Screenroom

rated 4 of 5 stars Had it for two seasons. Pretty tough tent, bad wind did break a pole once, got replacement no problem from mfg. Leaked slightly in strong rains.
 
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Swiss Gear Hiker Tent

rated 3 of 5 stars I can't believe this tent has been reviewed but having bought one for an impromptu camping trip I feel compelled to right one. I give 3 stars…
 
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Swiss Gear Hiker Tent

rated 2 of 5 stars The other reviews do tell pretty the story of how convenient this tent is. Easy, simple, light, big enough for 2, but great for 1, and innovative.
 
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 5 of 5 stars For the money you can't go wrong. Used them in very muddy terrain and on very rocky trails, put a lot of weight on them and have not failed…
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4 of 5 stars You can't beat these poles for the price. They perform as well as any other brands that are 5 times the price. The tips grip rock and ice without…
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Swiss Gear Hiker Tent

rated 3 of 5 stars For a tent stating it sleeps two, it is a great size for one backpacker. Make sure you seam seal and waterproof this tent otherwise it will…
 
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Swiss Gear Hiker Tent

rated 3 of 5 stars I purchased this tent off of an auction site ,new,for $10, plus shipping. Being an unrepentant gearhead I was very curious about the design…
 
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Swiss Gear Alpine Lodge with Screenroom

rated 4 of 5 stars I am a car camper. This tent is perfect for this. I was skeptical buying it at first because I couldn't find many reviews on SwissGear, but…
 
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 5 of 5 stars I just used two of these poles for backpacking in West Virginia and they worked quite well in both ascent and descent in uneven and steep terrain.
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Swiss Gear Hiking Pole

rated 4 of 5 stars Well made, this telescoping hiking staff does well in its intended role. I would imagine that the weak points are at the joints when the pole…
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Swiss Gear 12x10 Tent

rated 3 of 5 stars My girlfriend and I recently purchased a SwissGear 12x10 tent from Sam's and were quite disappointed. The first time we set it up, the front…