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Hilleberg Enan

rated 4 of 5 stars Replaces my bivy sack i will not give a detailed review because an excellent detailed review (by Mike Gartman) has already been posted. I just…
photo: Hilleberg Enan
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Stunt Puppy Puff Doggy

rated 4 of 5 stars Now your best friend can have the same quality materials and workmanship that your insulated jacket has. Stunt Puppy Puff Doggy If your dog…
photo: Stunt Puppy  Puff Doggy
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Grand Shelters IceBox Igloo Tool

rated 4 of 5 stars An ingenious system that can be used to build igloos for up to five happy campers. Works as advertised, but using it efficiently requires a…
photo: Grand Shelters IceBox Igloo Tool
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Black Diamond Deploy 3

rated 4 of 5 stars It's a great portable collapsing aluminum snow shovel, that definitely more than pulls its own weight, while still being very robust and easy…
photo: Black Diamond Deploy 3
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NRS Bandit I

rated 4 of 5 stars Bought it after a friend let me use his Duckie, but it was a totally different type of boat. The Bandit is small and maneuverable and a lot…
photo: NRS Bandit I
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Arc'teryx Rho LTW Neck Gaiter

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A very soft, wool neck gaiter that take up very little room in my pack. I find myself wearing this in many circumstances (biking, hiking, camping,…
photo: Arc'teryx Rho LTW Neck Gaiter
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La Sportiva Katana

rated 4 of 5 stars I am a novice weekend climber, who purchased the La Sportiva Katana climbing shoes two years ago. During this time it has given me many opportunities…
photo: La Sportiva Men's Katana
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My Trail Poncho UL Tarp

rated 3.5 of 5 stars For those willing to accept compromises in the pursuit of a low pack weight, the Poncho UL Tarp provides a reasonably durable, value option…
photo: My Trail Poncho UL Tarp
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Mountain House Biscuits and Gravy

rated 5 of 5 stars This is what backpacking food should taste like! Mountain House has hit a home run with the Biscuits and Gravy, packing in much more flavor…
photo: Mountain House Biscuits and Gravy
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Stunt Puppy Sub Woofer

rated 4 of 5 stars The Stunt Puppy Sub Woofer is a soft shell dog jacket intended for the active outdoor dog, providing wind and thermal protection in a breathable,…
photo: Stunt Puppy  Sub Woofer
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REI Half Dome 1 Plus Tent

rated 4 of 5 stars I got the 2018 version of this tent for Christmas. And have spent 10 nights in it so far. It is a well made three-season tent, with a lot of…
photo: REI Half Dome 1 Plus Tent
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Purple Lizard Maps Bald Eagle State Forest Map

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A map that covers a somewhat overlooked, underexplored, and fairly large area in Central Pennsylvania (Bald Eagle State Forest). The map, in…
photo: Purple Lizard Maps Bald Eagle State Forest Map
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Eddie Bauer First Ascent Guide Gloves

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A very good winter glove for all but the coldest weather. A nice combination of warmth and freedom of movement. Very nice leather palms. Not…
photo: Eddie Bauer First Ascent Guide Gloves
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Patagonia Nine Trails Pack 14L

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Nine Trails 14-liter backpack is a great fit for mountain bikers looking for a pack that will comfortably carry the essentials for a full…
photo: Patagonia Nine Trails Pack 14L
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Good To-Go New England Corn Chowder

rated 4 of 5 stars With complex flavors and an intoxicating aroma, this meal is particularly well-suited for winter backcountry trips. C'mon, who doesn't love…
photo: Good To-Go New England Corn Chowder
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Clif Nut Butter Filled Bar

rated 4 of 5 stars This is a nice addition to the Clif Bar lineup of energy bars. The Peanut Butter flavored Nut Butter filled Clif Bar has an appealing softer…
photo: Clif Nut Butter Filled Bar
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Vasque St. Elias GTX

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Classic leather hiking boot, made with modern materials. Seems to run small. I wear an 11 in most shoes/boots. Had to exchange for an 11 1/2. …
photo: Vasque Men's St. Elias GTX
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Kahtoola MICROspikes

rated 4.5 of 5 stars I thru-hiked the PCT last year and bought the Kahtoola Microspikes in Lone Pine at a known gear shop. These were amazing. Be sure to buy the…
photo: Kahtoola MICROspikes
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La Sportiva Crimper Pant

rated 4 of 5 stars The La Sportiva Crimper is a durable and lightweight men's climbing pant that has a little stretch, yet provides comfort in a cotton-blend,…
photo: La Sportiva Crimper Pant
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Kahtoola MICROspikes

rated 4.5 of 5 stars When snowshoes are too much, but you need a little extra confidence on firm snow and ice, these provide the perfect bite. There I was at the…
photo: Kahtoola MICROspikes
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Peak Performance Frost Down Long Hooded Jacket

rated 4 of 5 stars This long winter jacket combines duck down insulation to keep you feeling snug inside. Even with its coziness, however it's made big for a medium…
photo: Peak Performance Frost Down Long Hooded Jacket
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EMS Summit Gloves

rated 4 of 5 stars The Eastern Mountain Sports Summit Gloves are warm, waterproof gloves suitable for all outdoor winter activities. Primaloft Silver insulation…
photo: EMS Men's Summit Gloves
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Helly Hansen Lifaloft Insulator Jacket

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Helly Hansen Lifaloft Hooded Insulator jacket is a synthetically insulated jacket that partners HH’s Lifa fibres with Primaloft’s extensive…
photo: Helly Hansen Men's Lifaloft Insulator Jacket
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Patagonia Capilene Air Crew

rated 3 of 5 stars Feels comfortable. Arms are pilling. Costly. Been wearing for three weeks. Shirt is comfortable to wear all day, under another shirt or by itself.
photo: Patagonia Men's Capilene Air Crew
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Rivendell Mountain Works Jensen

rated 4 of 5 stars An aesthetically delightful and comfortable specialty pack for shorter trips in mild weather for the purists. Utterly miserable if pushed beyond…
photo: Rivendell Mountain Works Jensen
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Sea to Summit Comfort Plus

rated 5 of 5 stars Supremely comfortable. Comfort: This is with no doubt the most comfortable pad I have ever used. It simply feels like a nice mattress. Size:…
photo: Sea to Summit Comfort Plus
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ULA Equipment Circuit

rated 5 of 5 stars This pack works for everything. It is the most comfortable pack I have ever used. It has good pockets on the waist belt, good pockets for water…
photo: ULA Equipment Circuit
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Helinox Chair One

rated 4.5 of 5 stars These chairs are light, pack small, and are pretty comfortable. Who says they are not for backpacking? I take mine on every trip. Just wait…
photo: Helinox Chair One
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Black Diamond Cold Forge Down Hoody

rated 4.5 of 5 stars My everyday puffy. I bought a medium almost 5 years ago now, and couldn't be more happy for this acquisition. This jacket is a down/synthetic…
photo: Black Diamond Men's Cold Forge Down Hoody
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Black Diamond StormLine Stretch Rain Pant

rated 3.5 of 5 stars A light and waterproof pair of rain pants that have some nice stretch to them, making them easy to move in and take along for multiple outdoor…
photo: Black Diamond Men's StormLine Stretch Rain Pant
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Black Diamond StormLine Stretch Rain Shell

rated 4 of 5 stars A well-engineered rain jacket that kept me dry throughout a historically wet summer, autumn, and early winter while hiking and camping. While…
photo: Black Diamond Men's StormLine Stretch Rain Shell
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Patagonia Capilene Air Crew

rated 5 of 5 stars A relatively loose, very stretchy, and ridiculously breathable base layer. Due to the loose weave, wind runs almost literally right through…
photo: Patagonia Men's Capilene Air Crew
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Kahtoola MICROspikes

rated 5 of 5 stars Lightweight traction for winter hiking. A great solution unless you see enough ice or snow conditions that require crampons. Best worn with…
photo: Kahtoola MICROspikes
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Purple Lizard Maps Rothrock State Forest Trail Map

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A hardy map that can withstand punishment and inspire exploration. The Purple Lizard Rothrock State Forest map thoroughly covers the forest,…
photo: Purple Lizard Maps Rothrock State Forest Trail Map
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MSR Guardian Purifier

rated 4.5 of 5 stars It's a very high quality portable hand purifier, with a high level of filtration (small enough for viruses) and has fast flow rate, as it pumps…
photo: MSR Guardian Purifier
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The North Face McMurdo Parka II

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Love this parka for its length and camo pattern. I bought the McMurdo II for two specific reasons: It is a long down parka. Not many down parkas…
photo: The North Face McMurdo Parka II
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Helly Hansen Warm Ice Crew

rated 5 of 5 stars Best winter base layer period! This base layer is made with polypropylene inside and merino wool outside. It's just a merino wool without the…
photo: Helly Hansen Men's Warm Ice Crew
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Cotopaxi Luzon 18

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Minimalist, single compartment pack with features that promote function and comfort. Outer zipped pocket and internal hydration sleeve with…
photo: Cotopaxi Luzon 18
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Galibier Super Guide

rated 5 of 5 stars Great boots, flawless execution. The quality is fantastic with respect to stitch work, stitches sealing, leather quality, finishing, inside…
photo: Galibier Super Guide
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Live Out There Assiniboine Down Hooded Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars Well worth the plunge for a puffy jacket. I resisted the urge to go puffy, but the introduction price and a one-time life member discount made…
photo: Live Out There Men's Assiniboine Down Hooded Jacket
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Kelty Super Tioga 4900

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Ageless. I purchased this in 2002 from Sierra Trading Post and it has gotten moderate use for the last 16 years doing hikes in the area's National…
 
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Mammut Kento High GTX

rated 3 of 5 stars Very light, but vulnerable and smelly (?) I came across this type of shoes in Zermatt and was struck by both its characteristics, and its low…
photo: Mammut Men's Kento High GTX
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Optimus Polaris Optifuel

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Lightweight, well built stove. Excellent flame control, even better than my Whisperlite. Good boiling times. It is loud, so I'd recommend buying…
photo: Optimus Polaris Optifuel
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Salomon XA Pro 3D

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Salomon’s XA Pro 3D is a heavy duty trail running shoe that has been around, with various updates, for years. It is very heavy and firm for…
photo: Salomon Men's XA Pro 3D
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REI Flash Insulated Air Pad

rated 3 of 5 stars The REI Flash is a compact ultralight pad that performs well. It’s comfortable at 2" (5 cm), insulated (3.7 R-Value), and easy to inflate—all…
photo: REI Flash Insulated Air Pad
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AlpineAire Foods Rice Burrito Bowl with Beef

rated 5 of 5 stars A tasty, filling meal you can be nom nom nomming in 15 minutes. Ingredients are all FOOD, no added chemicals—all minerals and nutrients are…
photo: AlpineAire Foods Rice Burrito Bowl with Beef
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La Sportiva Mythos Eco

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Mythos Eco is a great all-day climbing shoe that has been redesigned, using 95 percent recycled materials, without compromising quality…
photo: La Sportiva Men's Mythos Eco
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Osprey Kamber 22

rated 5 of 5 stars Excellent winter pack for day trips, made with very useful and safety conscious features. I bought this for winter hiking and snowshoeing, particularly…
photo: Osprey Kamber 22
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Atlas 9 Series

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Best snowshoes I've used. Have been super dependable and functional. After several years and countless hikes, I can confidently say that these…
photo: Atlas 9 Series
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Lowa Baffin Pro LL II

rated 4 of 5 stars Tough boots for carrying heavy loads in warm or dry climates. They provide good ankle support and foot protection, and they are a great choice…
photo: Lowa Men's Baffin Pro LL II
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One Sport Moraine

rated 4 of 5 stars I used them in the Canadian Rockies while working on heli-portable seismic operations and they took a lot of abuse. I did a really good goop…
photo: One Sport Men's Moraine
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Oboz Bridger 7" Insulated BDry

rated 5 of 5 stars Very comfortable, well-insulated, and water resistant. Wore these on several mountain hikes in Tromso, Norway, without any breaking-in period.
photo: Oboz Bridger 7" Insulated BDry
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MontBell EX Light Down Anorak

rated 4 of 5 stars This ultra-lightweight down jacket is a great mid-layer for backpacking and thru-hiking, filling the niche of a three-season camp “puffy”.
photo: MontBell EX Light Down Anorak
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Osprey Atmos AG 50

rated 5 of 5 stars A great pack, with a perfect suspension. Carries weight with ease. Mesh back panel dumps heat in warm and hot conditions. A great weekend pack,…
photo: Osprey Atmos AG 50
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Patagonia Middle Fork Packable Waders

rated 5 of 5 stars The Patagonia Middle Fork Packable waders make venturing into the backcountry on fly fishing trips much easier. Ideal for hikers who like to…
photo: Patagonia Middle Fork Packable Waders
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Schrade Ferro Rod Fire Striker

rated 3 of 5 stars This is a small lightweight ferro rod and striker on a lanyard. I would recommend this item for an emergency situation, ie bug out bag, get…
photo: Schrade Ferro Rod Fire Striker
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Outdoor Research HydroLite Pack Sacks

rated 3 of 5 stars The Outdoor Research stuff sack is a compact and lightweight insurance bag against weather in moist or wet conditions. OR does a fine job of…
photo: Outdoor Research HydroLite Pack Sacks
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Oboz Bridger 10" Insulated Waterproof

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This boot is comfortable, warm, lightweight for a serious snow boot, grips great, clip for gaiters, nothing bad to say except it runs small.
photo: Oboz Bridger 10" Insulated Waterproof
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MSR WhisperLite

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Workhorse Before reviewing this we need to address the elephant in the room, something I refer to as gear Stockholm Syndrome. We tend to have…
photo: MSR WhisperLite
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Optimus Svea

rated 5 of 5 stars A fun stove. Svea 123r is a self pressurizing white gas (Coleman Lantern Fuel, Naphtha, Shellite) backpacking stove. The stove's base serves…
photo: Optimus Svea
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MSR WhisperLite Universal

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Great stove with a lot of adaptability, especially if hiking or camping with a small group of people. I grew up on a Svea 123 using gasoline,…
photo: MSR WhisperLite Universal
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Mountain Hardwear Hestia Bib

rated 5 of 5 stars When your bibs last ten years you need to tell folks. This is my go-to bib for any winter activity that I will be human powered. Superb durability…
photo: Mountain Hardwear Hestia Bib
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Werner Ikelos

rated 5 of 5 stars It's my go-to paddle when I paddle rough water and in surf conditions. The big blade doesn't slip when you crank on it, and it's super-light.
photo: Werner Ikelos
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Coleman Peak 1 Stove

rated 4.5 of 5 stars I’ve owned two of these Peak 1 single burner stoves. I’ve only had the best of luck with my stoves. Just love it and can usually find replacement…
photo: Coleman Peak 1 Stove
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HME Trail Camera Holder Tree Mount

rated 5 of 5 stars When heading out on a backpacking trip I'm always looking at ways to cut bulk and weight. I do a lot of photography and video, so having a tripod…
photo: HME Trail Camera Holder Tree Mount
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Sea to Summit X-Pot 2.8L

rated 5 of 5 stars Great packable, collapsable pot for every adventure. Well worth the cost. I bought the very first generation of the Sea to Summit X-Pot not…
photo: Sea to Summit X-Pot 2.8L
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Kahtoola MICROspikes

rated 5 of 5 stars Everything they're cracked-up to be! I bought pairs of these for my wife and I earlier this year, after the disappointing results from cheaper…
photo: Kahtoola MICROspikes
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Arc'teryx Alpha FL Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars Bomber, very lightweight jacket that you can depend on. I have both the Alpha SV and Alpha FL shells and have used them in various activities…
photo: Arc'teryx Men's Alpha FL Jacket
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Arc'teryx Alpha SV Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars The best heavy shell money can buy!!! I have both the Alpha SV and Alpha FL shells and have used them in various activities for several years.
photo: Arc'teryx Men's Alpha SV Jacket
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Toaks Titanium Long Handle Spoon with Polished Bowl

rated 5 of 5 stars My trusty Long Handle Titanium spoon is the only eating utensil that I need in the backcountry. It is simple and functional, and does a much…
photo: Toaks Titanium Long Handle Spoon with Polished Bowl
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Arc'teryx Alpha FL Glove

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Beautifully-made, well-designed gloves that should live up to the Arc'teryx Alpha FL name. First off, I am an Arc'teryx fan boy. I rarely leave…
photo: Arc'teryx Alpha FL Glove
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Patagonia Dirt Roamer Bike Shorts

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Patagonia women's Dirt Roamer Bike Shorts pack a host of straightforward, well thought out features into a simple pair of shorts. The material…
photo: Patagonia Women's Dirt Roamer Bike Shorts
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Helinox Ground Chair

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A well-engineered balance of light weight, comfort, and functionality. Gets you off the ground, but low enough to use in a tent or vestibule.
photo: Helinox Ground Chair
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Garmin Forerunner 235

rated 5 of 5 stars GPS watch that can track a variety of activities and generate a load of helpful data about your activities. Stand-alone GPS means you can leave…
photo: Garmin Forerunner 235
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Patagonia Capilene Thermal Weight Zip-Neck

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Lightweight base layer that works in a wide range of temperature and weather conditions. Outstanding at wicking moisture. Extremely air-permeable…
photo: Patagonia Men's Capilene Thermal Weight Zip-Neck
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Sherpa Adventure Gear Renzing Hat

rated 4.5 of 5 stars An extremely well made beanie that excels in cold conditions. If you live in the mountains, or walk in the mountains, there's about a 104% chance…
photo: Sherpa Adventure Gear Renzing Hat
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Limmer Standard

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A solid, full leather boot built to handle rugged terrain. German made from the original Limmer lasts. Heavy duty construction along with amazing…
photo: Limmer Men's Standard
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REI Quarter Dome 3 UL

rated 4 of 5 stars The Quarter Dome 3 offers headroom, steep walls, and enough space for three at a reasonable weight for one. The double doors, easy draws, and…
 
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Therm-a-Rest Slacker Suspenders Hanging Kit

rated 4 of 5 stars A quick and easy cinch-buckle hammock suspension system that provides a robust suspension with excellent adjustment capability. While not the…
photo: Therm-a-Rest Slacker Suspenders Hanging Kit
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GV Snowshoes Wide Trail

rated 5 of 5 stars GV Wide Trail snowshoes are oversized utility snowshoes meant to carry the heaviest loads on the softest snow. Flotation and carrying capacity…
photo: GV Snowshoes Wide Trail
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Dirty Girl Gaiters Gaiter

rated 5 of 5 stars Dirty Girl gaiters are a lightweight, simple, and affordable accessory designed to be worn with trail runners and low-top hiking shoes. They…
photo: Dirty Girl Gaiters Gaiter
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Ruffwear K-9 Float Coat

rated 5 of 5 stars If you are looking for a top-quality lifejacket for your canine buddy, this is it! Very sturdy, well constructed, and excellent fit/adjustment.
photo: Ruffwear K-9 Float Coat
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Altra Superior 3.5

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Altra Superior 3.5 (and 3.0) are the best pair of shoes for thru-hiking that I have tried. With over 2,700 miles covered in them (four different…
photo: Altra Women's Superior 3.5
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NEMO Hornet Elite 1P

rated 5 of 5 stars This is well designed, extremely lightweight, and packable one-person tent. I have backpacked Coast Range of British Columbia and in the Olgivie…
photo: NEMO Hornet Elite 1P
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Sierra Designs Lightning HT 2

rated 5 of 5 stars Good all-rounder: durable, quality materials, good construction, weatherproof, quite spacious for two for a lightweight backpacking tent. Lightweight…
photo: Sierra Designs Lightning HT 2
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MSR Lightning Explore

rated 4 of 5 stars I'm a 200lb man. These snowshoes give terrific, secure grip on steep forested pitches. I love them, save for the caveat mentioned in the cons.
photo: MSR Men's Lightning Explore
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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‘…
photo: Coleman 550B Multi-Fuel Stove
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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.
photo:   ENGO Blister Prevention Patches
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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, albeit 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.
photo: Sierra Designs Sweet Suite 3
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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…
photo: Morsel Spork XL
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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.
photo: Feathered Friends Swift
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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…
photo: Dutchware Hookworm
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