devian

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Aquamira Water Treatment Drops

No added taste, never inconvenient, very light, and best of all, it doesn't break. I've been using these for years with great success. I've…
photo: Aquamira Water Treatment Drops
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KA-BAR Becker Companion

A very sound tool for bush craft and camping. You can field dress a dinosaur and baton a Redwood into kindling, but Fugeddabout backpacking…
 
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InstaPark Mercury 10 Solar Panel Charger

On a week-long, dark backpacking trip, I kept my phone/camera and GoPro fully charged. I can only imagine if I have SUN. Very affordable and…
photo:   InstaPark Mercury 10 Solar Panel Charger
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REI Flash Insulated Air Pad

After 18 months of use over four seasons, I've had NO problems and tons of great sleep. It is replacing my ExPed SynMat 7 (which I love). Packs…
photo: REI Flash Insulated Air Pad
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MSR WhisperLite International

Cold or hot weather, works great. May be one of my favorite backpacking pieces. EZ and it works. Need to cook, this will do it. Brought it as…
photo: MSR WhisperLite International
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Gerber Profile Fixed Drop Point

Loved the knife. Disappointed in the warranty support. Had the knife for years. My go-to blade for hiking and camping. Used for overall needs…
photo: Gerber Profile Fixed Drop Point
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The North Face Talus 4

Disappointing for a North Face product. Design and engineering are flawed and thoughtless. I question who REALLY designed this product. Before…
photo: The North Face Talus 4
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Osprey Aether 70

Custom fit, adjust on the fly, distance comfort      I took my first (of many I hope) trip with my new pack. 6-days and about 54 miles in…
photo: Osprey Aether 70
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Wiggy's Ultra Light FTRSS

Super warm, two bag system. Well tested over 4 winters. I have owned this bag system for about 4 years and cannot say enough. I camp a lot in…
 
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Exped SynMat 9 DLX

I have had this now for just about a year and camp nearly every month. Cold weather camping is a huge thing for me and I really needed to…
 
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Coleman 3AAA LED Headlamp

NO GO!!!! Great, bright light but takes two hands to turn on. What the heck were they thinking??? The side "spin dial" on-off mechanism means…
 
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Baffin Impact

I've had my Impacts for about 4 years. THEY ARE very, very WARM. NOTE: Please get them 1 size larger. I use them in sub zero and near zero when…
photo: Baffin Men's Impact
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MSR WhisperLite

Just received the stove for Xmas and took it out on an 18-degree day last campout to boil water for  tea and cocoa. Very easy set up, logical,…
photo: MSR WhisperLite
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The North Face Him 35

I have had this tent now for about 6 months and love it. I tried the Mountain 25 and immediately returned it after setting it up in my garage.
photo: The North Face Him 35