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Coleman 550B Multi-Fuel Stove

rated 4 of 5 stars Excellent old school stove. The Coleman 550B is an excellent stove that has been proven on the trail by campers and by several countries‘…
 
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ENGO Blister Prevention Patches

rated 5 of 5 stars An exceptional addition to your foot-care arsenal. One of the best investments I've ever made was the book Fixing your Feet by John Vonhoff.
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Macpac Pisa Polartec Alpha Fleece Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars Most importantly, it fits me well and feels good against my skin. Winter base layer or lightweight midlayer I have recommended friends have…
photo: Macpac Pisa Polartec Alpha Fleece Jacket
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Mountainsmith Circuit 5400

rated 4 of 5 stars I’ve been using the Circuit 5400 for two years now in all four seasons. It is reliable, comfortable, and has a couple of unique features that…
photo: Mountainsmith Circuit 5400
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Mountain Hardwear AP 3/4 Pants

rated 5 of 5 stars An excellent, abeit unconventional choice if you can't decide between shorts or long pants, especially during the shoulder seasons. Often as…
photo: Mountain Hardwear AP 3/4 Pants
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Sierra Designs Sweet Suite 3

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Spacious three-person shelter with lots of vestibule space. Light enough to carry for two or even solo, yet sturdy enough to take on the elements.
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Outdoor Research Alpine Bivy

rated 4 of 5 stars This is my first bivy sac. I wanted to try one for its compact size and as a backcountry shelter. After much research I settled on the OR Alpine…
photo: Outdoor Research Alpine Bivy
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Nomad Nutrition Indian Red Lentil Stew

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A tasty Indian stew that reminds me of a classic (but slightly less spicy) Dal. As I’ve written with the other Nomad reviews: this is my new…
photo: Nomad Nutrition Indian Red Lentil Stew
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Patagonia Provisions Organic Savory Grains Mushroom + KAMUT

rated 3.5 of 5 stars This is a tasty organic grain blend with a nice earthy flavor and good protein (15 grams per package). I think it's best suited as a side dish.
photo: Patagonia Provisions Organic Savory Grains Mushroom + KAMUT
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La Sportiva Helios 2.0

rated 4 of 5 stars Love 'em, but wish they had a rockplate. Awesome for groomed and soft but not too muddy trails. These are my 'go to' shoes for shorter (up to…
photo: La Sportiva Men's Helios 2.0
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Morsel Spork XL

rated 4 of 5 stars This is the eating utensil that saves you from carrying a scraper and getting your hands dirty from reaching into a deep pot or pan—all while…
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Smartwool PhD Ultra Light Sport Jacket

rated 4 of 5 stars The Smartwool PhD Ultra Light Sport Jacket is an extremely lightweight, portable, and comfortable shell for chill and windy days that might…
photo: Smartwool Women's PhD Ultra Light Sport Jacket
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Feathered Friends Swift

rated 5 of 5 stars I purchased this Swift at the FF store across from REI about 1998. The Swift is light, compresses well, and holds up to a great deal of abuse.
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Dutchware Hookworm

rated 5 of 5 stars Less than a gram, but these tiny titanium hooks make a huge impact. Super fast setup, adjustment, and take down are the norm with these on your…
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Dutchware Continuous Ridgeline

rated 5 of 5 stars As usual, Dutchware took something simple and made it even simpler. 35' of ridgeline with a Dutch Hook on one end plus a Dutch Tarp Wasp that…
photo: Dutchware Continuous Ridgeline
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La Sportiva Bushido

rated 5 of 5 stars Plain and simple, I love my Bushidos! Great combination of a lightweight, durable, and protective shoe that performs magically on some very…
photo: La Sportiva Men's Bushido
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MSR Titan Kettle

rated 5 of 5 stars The MSR Titan tea kettle had been on my wish list for a couple years. I finally broke down and made the purchase. I have not been disappointed.
photo: MSR Titan Kettle
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Therm-a-Rest NeoAir All Season

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A comfortable and reliable insulated air mattress, good on cold ground down to about 0˚C. Our pair has served us well over the last five years.
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Winomo Ankle Gaiter

rated 4 of 5 stars Excellent value. Even with a few shortcomings, keep debris and water out of boots. Reparable. This is my first pair of modern gaiters (long…
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Black Diamond HeavyWeight ScreenTap Fleece Gloves

rated 3 of 5 stars These form fitted gloves are comfortable and pair well with a shell. The screen tap finger and thumb work consistently well as long as they…
photo: Black Diamond HeavyWeight ScreenTap Fleece Gloves
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Marmot Taku

rated 3 of 5 stars The Taku is a Goretex, single-walled tube style tent made to keep the cold out and the warmth in. The lack of vestibule, inability to free-stand,…
photo: Marmot Taku
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Eddie Bauer First Ascent Guide Gloves

rated 4 of 5 stars An insulated, (mostly) leather glove which balances warmth with excellent dexterity. Adequate weather protection for all but the worst weather,…
photo: Eddie Bauer First Ascent Guide Gloves
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Garmin fenix 5X Sapphire

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A complex, high functionality watch that blew me away with all of its features! For three weeks now I've enjoyed getting more out of my trail…
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Nomad Nutrition Irish Shepherd's Pie

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A very familiar tasting and well-balanced meal, this one is like the backpacking equivalent of comfort food. A great bonus is the 225 calories…
photo: Nomad Nutrition Irish Shepherd's Pie
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Klymit Massdrop x Klymit Ultralight V

rated 3.5 of 5 stars This pad was specially made for Massdrop, and was an excellent deal at $60. Although it has a lot of good qualities (high R-value, light, easy…
photo: Klymit Massdrop x Klymit Ultralight V
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MSR FreeLite 1

rated 4 of 5 stars This is a very light tent that packs small. It's not for people who like to have a roomy tent, but there is room to keep your pack and other…
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Hyperlite Mountain Gear Pods

rated 5 of 5 stars Want to have the best organized pack, ability to unpack fast, pack fast in any weather condition, then these pods are for you. Organization…
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Nooz Optics Rectangular Reading Glasses

rated 4 of 5 stars Nooz Optics reading glasses aren't designed for backpackers, but they hit all the right notes: lightweight, comfortable, incredibly easy one-handed…
photo: Nooz Optics Rectangular Reading Glasses
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Merrell Energis Mid Waterproof

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Great fit right out of the box, men's size 10. Good enough for wet trails that aren't ankle deep in water. For men's size 10, average arch,…
photo: Merrell Energis Mid Waterproof
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Fizan Compact 3

rated 4 of 5 stars Extremely lightweight with a remarkable ability to withstand sheer forces. I didn't expect to like these as much as I do, especially for the…
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Outdoor Research Interstellar Jacket

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Outdoor Research Interstellar Jacket is a three-layer hardshell jacket that uses OR’s new AscentShell membrane. This is the most comfortable…
photo: Outdoor Research Men's Interstellar Jacket
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Enlightened Equipment Accomplice

rated 4.5 of 5 stars An ultralight and ultracomfy sleeping solution for two, with top-quality treated down fill, silk-like shell fabric and thoughtful details. Save…
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Marmot PreCip Pant

rated 3.5 of 5 stars For me, the Marmot PreCip Pants serve as a lightweight alternative to snow pants when the weather is not warm but not subzero. They are just…
photo: Marmot Men's PreCip Pant
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Patagonia Provisions Organic Red Bean Chili

rated 3.5 of 5 stars A fully organic chili with high protein and a flavor profile dominated by red chili, this meal will fill you up and provide good energy, but…
photo: Patagonia Provisions Organic Red Bean Chili
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Crux X2 Bomb

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A crux-product with one thing in mind: the purpose. The rest has been cut out so you don't get any useless details that make things difficult…
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LuxuryLite StackPack

rated 4.5 of 5 stars I have used the pack for a total of 20 days—two trips into the Gila Wilderness and two into the Pecos Wilderness. My pack has an external…
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Wilderness Experience Latok 1

rated 5 of 5 stars Thirty-four years later the bag is in excellent shape. Now November 2018...Highly Recommended. So I bought this bag back in the early '80s when…
photo: Wilderness Experience Latok 1
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Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 700 / 20 Degree

rated 3 of 5 stars Good 35+ degree bag without zippers. Do not recommend below 30 degrees without additional support. Great for side sleepers and folks that get…
photo: Sierra Designs Men's Backcountry Bed 700 / 20 Degree
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Gerber Epic Knife

rated 4 of 5 stars Excellent as a backup fixed blade when camping, or as an EMS boot knife. I like it because it's a "small-ish" fixed blade (better/stronger than…
photo: Gerber Epic Knife
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TOPS Knives Steel Eagle 107C Delta

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Solid 7-inch full tang knife, with a functional saw on the back edge of the blade. Best used in the processing of firewood and as an all around…
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Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Camper Duo

rated 4 of 5 stars Comfort is king (according to my wife), and this sleeping pad delivers! For three-season camping, it works great and allows us to sleep together…
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Patagonia Sunshade Technical Hoody

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Fantastic option for sunny summer days when sunscreen is either not an option or not enough. I had the opportunity to test the Patagonia Sunshade…
photo: Patagonia Sunshade Technical Hoody
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La Sportiva Forward T-Shirt

rated 4 of 5 stars The Forward T-Shirt from La Sportiva is a well-made, comfortable, technical quarter zip tee for trail running and other “high-output aerobic…
photo: La Sportiva Forward T-Shirt
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Nomad Nutrition Kathmandu Curry

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A tasty curry dish that surprised me with its freshness; this one doesn’t taste rehydrated. I’ve never knowingly had a Nepalese-style curry,…
photo: Nomad Nutrition Kathmandu Curry
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The North Face Denali Etip Glove

rated 5 of 5 stars Warm, lightweight, wind and water-resistant gloves. The e-tips work every time, and for me at least they’re warm at temps much lower than…
photo: The North Face Men's Denali Etip Glove
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Nomad Nutrition Hungarian Goulash

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A delicious and simple dehydrated meal with good caloric density (176 calories per ounce) for backpackers that prepares easily and satisfies.
photo: Nomad Nutrition Hungarian Goulash
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Mystery Ranch Urban Assault

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A relatively small, highly durable daypack that moves easily from commuting to the trail. While this is no lightweight for a backpack this small,…
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BernieDawg DragonTamer 3

rated 5 of 5 stars This product, while expensive, by reducing the grossly excessive noise level of my MSR DragonFly stove, transforms the stove from something…
photo: BernieDawg DragonTamer 3
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Fiskars Chopping Axe 28"

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Fiskars Chopping Axe (WALMART $34.47) is basically just a longer handled version of the Fiskars X15 axe (Amazon $33.98) with a new paint…
photo: Fiskars Chopping Axe 28"
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Patagonia Black Hole Duffel

rated 5 of 5 stars This bag surpassed my expectations. It is now my go-to travel bag that can be used for many different occasions. This duffel backpack bag quickly…
photo: Patagonia Black Hole Duffel
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GSI Outdoors Microlite 1000 Twist

rated 4 of 5 stars Wide mouth and attached lid make this insulated 1L bottle easy to use on trail. Keeps contents hot or cold for longer than you’ll likely need.
photo: GSI Outdoors Microlite 1000 Twist
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Patagonia Endless Ride Liner Shorts

rated 5 of 5 stars The Patagonia Women’s Endless Ride Liner Shorts are a straightforward padded liner designed specifically for mountain biking. My personal…
photo: Patagonia Women's Endless Ride Liner Shorts
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Patagonia Nine Trails Bike Jersey

rated 4 of 5 stars The Patagonia women's Nine Trails Bike Jersey is a versatile shirt that keeps me comfortable throughout long days on the trail. It layers well…
photo: Patagonia Women's Nine Trails Bike Jersey
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Big Agnes McKinnis

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Big Agnes McKinnis is a lightweight, down insulated sleeping bag designed for minimalist trips, bike packing, or any time some extra insulation…
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Sony HDR-AS200VR

rated 5 of 5 stars Sony makes some great little action cameras that are perfect for taking along on all your outdoor adventures. They are small in size, yet big…
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Patagonia Provisions Organic Green Lentil Soup

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A very simple organic soup, spiced right, that summons the memory of Americanized Indian food to my palate. It’s a little pricey for dehydrated…
photo: Patagonia Provisions Organic Green Lentil Soup
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Kayland Apex Plus GTX

rated 5 of 5 stars Technical insulated boot with integrated gaiter, developed for winter mountaineering and suitable for use on ice and mixed terrains. Only removable…
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Kelty Tuck 20

rated 5 of 5 stars BEST sleeping bag for hiking I've ever owned. Personal comfort rating at 30-70 degrees F. I go over the dimensions and material in my video…
photo: Kelty Men's Tuck 20
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Petzl Bindi

rated 4 of 5 stars A small, rechargeable headlamp that takes up minimal space. Modes and Run Times: Three white beams: 5 lumens (50 hours run time), 100 lumens…
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La Sportiva Laspo Chalk Bag

rated 5 of 5 stars This climber’s essential has all of the necessary features of a chalk bag, at a great price point. This chalk bag works well for any type…
photo: La Sportiva Laspo Chalk Bag
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REI AirRail 1.5 Self-Inflating Pad

rated 4 of 5 stars The REI AirRail Self-Inflating pad really does help keep you centered and gives the user a slight edge on keeping out the cold with the concave…
photo: REI AirRail 1.5 Self-Inflating Pad
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Ledlenser P7.2

rated 5 of 5 stars Not cheap, but you will have a first class flashlight for life. I've used it regularly for at least two years now. Tough cylinder of aluminum,…
photo: Ledlenser P7.2
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Meindl Makalu

rated 5 of 5 stars I bought mine back in 1996. Will I buy them again? Yes My review is about the original Makalu, I presume the new Makalu Pro 3000 MFS GTX is…
photo: Meindl Makalu
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Big Agnes AXL Air

rated 3.5 of 5 stars An extremely light and comfortable sleeping pad suitable for its intended use—warm summer nights. Besides comfort and being extremely lightweight,…
photo: Big Agnes AXL Air
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Montane Dart Zip-Neck

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Montane Dart Zip-Neck is a long-sleeved synthetic shirt that is an ideal year-round base layer (a short-sleeved tee is also available).
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Ledlenser P5.2

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Great pocket-sized flashlight—easy to use, high quality, and compact. But there's better performance out there in similar sized packages.
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Nathan Hipster

rated 4.5 of 5 stars After hundreds of miles of use, the simple, stretchy Hipster waist belt has earned its spot among my essential running gear. Basically four…
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Esatto Classic Hiker

rated 5 of 5 stars I've just ordered my third pair of Esatto Custom Hikers, since 2007. They are great, rugged, on- and off-trail hikers that fit my wide feet…
photo: Esatto Men's Classic Hiker
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Suunto Ambit2

rated 4 of 5 stars I have both the Ambit and Ambit2. The first got a cracked cover eventually—user abuse, so no bad on Suunto on that. The second's battery quit…
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REI Quarter Dome Air Hammock

rated 4.5 of 5 stars After spending several years in parachute double hammocks, the Quarter Dome Air feels like a trip to the Holiday Inn. The REI Quarter Dome Air…
photo: REI Quarter Dome Air Hammock
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Evernew Ti Non-Stick DX3 Pot Set

rated 5 of 5 stars Perfect for boiling water, making popcorn, and trail pizza. My all time favorite cookset for backpacking! I have the .9L version (perfect for…
photo: Evernew Ti Non-Stick DX3 Pot Set
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Eureka! Amari Pass 3

rated 5 of 5 stars A great, easy to set up tent if light weight is not your primary concern. I stands up to wind and rain and is a roomy place for two people and…
photo: Eureka! Amari Pass 3
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Ruffwear Hi & Light Harness

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Ruffwear Hi and Light Harness is a durable, lightweight harness that has been a fantastic fit for our active Vizsla, Roland. It allows for…
photo: Ruffwear Hi & Light Harness
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3F Gear Lanshan 2

rated 5 of 5 stars When it comes to quality/weight versus price, I don't think this tent can be beaten. Great for one-person backpacking. First, some housekeeping.
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NEMO Punk 20

rated 3 of 5 stars Child-sized comfortable and cozy bag with adjustable length to keep little ones from getting lost in the bottom. Partially hooded and made of…
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Montane Dart T-Shirt

rated 4 of 5 stars The Montane Dart is a short-sleeved, synthetic shirt that is an ideal year-round base layer (a long sleeved, quarter zip is also available).
photo: Montane Dart T-Shirt
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Grayl Ultralight

rated 5 of 5 stars I purchased this water filtration bottle primarily to take canoeing, for day trips and canoe camping outings. It is small, easy to carry, and…
photo: Grayl Ultralight
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Petzl Actik

rated 4 of 5 stars It's your definitive all-purpose headlamp, plus two red modes (solid and strobe). The manufacturer specs are as follows:   Range: I think the…
photo: Petzl Actik
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Salomon Quest 4D 3 GTX

rated 5 of 5 stars Salomon continues to up its game with the Quest 4D 3 GTX backpacking boot! Durability, stability, and rigidity, while increasing all-day comfort…
photo: Salomon Men's Quest 4D 3 GTX
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Sierra Designs Cloud 800 / 20 Degree

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A bag with the magic of 800 fill DriDown for about $100 less than the other bags in the same weight category. Sierra Designs Cloud 20 800 fill…
photo: Sierra Designs Cloud 800 / 20 Degree
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Black Diamond Distance Plus FLZ

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Black Diamond Distance Plus FLZ Trekking Poles are a well thought out design that is very easy to assemble and adjust, but it also is just…
photo: Black Diamond Distance Plus FLZ
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Volkl Attiva Aurora

rated 4.5 of 5 stars "Strong enough for a man, but made for a woman" just like SECRET deodorant used to be! Ha Ha. If you read my intro and thought "Oh no, he's…
photo: Volkl Attiva Aurora
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Estwing Leather Sportsman's Axe

rated 4 of 5 stars I used to only take a saw along on my outdoor adventures, but recently I've added a small hatchet to my backcountry tool kit. I was gifted with…
photo: Estwing Leather Sportsman's Axe
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MEC T3 Zip-T

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Excellent thermal base-layer top. This review is for the standard (Synthetic) T3 Zip-T, not the more expensive Merino Wool version. The photo…
photo: MEC T3 Zip-T
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Coleman Dual Fuel 2-Burner Stove

rated 4.5 of 5 stars An old school stove that works well and is cheap on fuel. I have used this stove for years from summer fishing trips to camping at above 8,000…
photo: Coleman Dual Fuel 2-Burner Stove
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MSR WindPro

rated 5 of 5 stars A little heavier than some, but worth its weight for several reasons. I have used all sorts of stoves, liquid fueled and canister types. For…
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The North Face Hightail 3S 15

rated 5 of 5 stars Perfect. A great find after lots of research. I did a lot of research on bags of this temperature rating that were under one kilo. This bag…
photo: The North Face Hightail 3S 15
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Larabar Cashew Cookie

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A straightforward, no-nonsense trail snack that has become a personal favorite. Taste: With only two ingredients (cashews and dates), the taste…
photo: Larabar Cashew Cookie
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MEC Deluxe Pillow

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This is my dream pillow for camping. Compacts small, and inflates large and firm. Colours: "Cardinal Red Foliage Print" or "Asphalt" Sizes:…
photo: MEC Deluxe Pillow
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P-51 U.S. Military Can Opener

rated 5 of 5 stars I used it in the Marines and it works great and seems to get sharper with use. I have opened hundreds of C rations with it. Nowadays just camping.
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Ikea RÅDIG Espresso Pot

rated 5 of 5 stars If you like your coffee strong, there's nothing stronger than moka-pot!! Do you like the GSI single-shot espresso maker? Well this makes six…
photo:   Ikea RÅDIG Espresso Pot
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GSI Outdoors Highland Fifth Flask

rated 5 of 5 stars To bring the key ingredient for making your favourite bush martinis. Capacity (10/10): This is advertised as a fifth [ie. 25oz (750mL)]. Turns…
photo: GSI Outdoors Highland Fifth Flask
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MSR SweetWater Siltstopper

rated 4 of 5 stars Adds a pre-filter to virtually any water filtration system. I have an MSR Miniworks EX, and I use the Siltstopper on the intake hose for extra…
photo: MSR SweetWater Siltstopper
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Jack Wolfskin Gravity Trail Jacket

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Lightweight hybrid jacket—part fleece, part softshell for wind resistance. Intended for runners and cyclists, but also useful for walkers.
photo: Jack Wolfskin Gravity Trail Jacket
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Coleman Expedition 146 dlx

rated 3.5 of 5 stars This is your utility workhorse canoe... It's not going to win any races, and it certainly won't portage well, but you'd be hard-pressed to find…
 
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Eureka! Barrel StormShield Universal Harness

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Add backpack straps to almost any container or object, so long as it fits within the straps. For use with a gear barrel, Pelican case, duffel…
photo: Eureka! Barrel StormShield Universal Harness
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Purple Lizard Maps Rothrock State Forest Trail Map

rated 5 of 5 stars Not all maps are created equal. This map does everything you need and more. It encourages exploration to a degree that is impressive. I buy…
photo: Purple Lizard Maps Rothrock State Forest Trail Map
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Hilleberg Kaitum 3 Footprint

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Expensive, but useful, addition to your valued Hilleberg tent. Provides great level of floor protection against wear and mechanical damage,…
photo: Hilleberg Kaitum 3 Footprint
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TNH Outdoors Two-Person Backpacking Tent

rated 4 of 5 stars Durable tent that won't leave you wet! Easy to set up and should last for years. Low cost makes this tent a very viable option for weekenders,…
photo: TNH Outdoors Two-Person Backpacking Tent
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Kodiak Canvas 10x10 Flex-Bow Canvas Tent Deluxe

rated 5 of 5 stars I bought this four-season tent several years ago primarily for use at Burning Man, where you see 100s of these. It's because, well—if it's…
photo: Kodiak Canvas 10x10 Flex-Bow Canvas Tent Deluxe
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