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Hydrapak Stash 1L

rated 3 of 5 stars Nice light alternative to traditional Nalgene bottles. I have used traditional hard plastic Nalgene water bottles for years and years (decades,…
photo: Hydrapak Stash 1L
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Black Diamond Alpenglow Hoody

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Great sun protection and versatile base layer. Sun hoodies are becoming increasingly popular so I thought I'd try one out. I like versatile…
photo: Black Diamond Men's Alpenglow Hoody
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Mountain Hardwear Stretch Ozonic Pant

rated 4 of 5 stars Lightweight and well-made, but won't take much abuse. Recently got the Stretch Ozonic Pants (men's medium, short) and put them to the test on…
photo: Mountain Hardwear Men's Stretch Ozonic Pant
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The Elixir UV Arm Sleeves

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Elixir UV Arm Sleeves provide inexpensive, lightweight protection from sun and bugs, while keeping the wearer cool and comfortable. Worn…
photo: The Elixir UV Arm Sleeves
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Coleman Feather 442 Dual Fuel Stove

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Parts readily available, runs on unleaded, easy to service. Bought secondhand dated 1992 in good condition. Cleaned generator with air sensor…
photo: Coleman Feather 442 Dual Fuel Stove
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Mystery Ranch In and Out

rated 4 of 5 stars A 19-liter lightweight packable day pack with sternum strap, three outside pockets, an internal hydration sleeve, compression straps, and half-clamshell…
photo: Mystery Ranch In and Out
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Limmer Mid-Weight

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Wonderful leather, clearly well made hiking boots. Just pulled the trigger on a pair of the overstock or blemished midweights. I had been working…
photo: Limmer Men's Mid-Weight
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Patagonia PowSlayer Bibs

rated 4 of 5 stars Patagonia's PowSlayer Bibs are a premium, lightweight yet durable, waterproof snowsports pants for the backcountry-focused skier and rider.
photo: Patagonia Women's PowSlayer Bibs
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Montane Alpine Raid Hoodie

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Montane Alpine Raid Hoodie is a fleece mid-layer designed to be tough, stretchy, and unrestrictive. Its best uses are as part of layering…
photo: Montane Men's Alpine Raid Hoodie
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Patagonia PowSlayer Jacket

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Patagonia's PowSlayer Jacket is a premium, lightweight yet durable, waterproof snowsports jacket for the backcountry-focused skier and rider.
photo: Patagonia Women's PowSlayer Jacket
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Hilleberg Staika

rated 5 of 5 stars This is a great tent if you regularly experience heavy wind and/or storms. If not it's probably overkill. It sets up extremely quickly, and…
photo: Hilleberg Staika
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MySurvivalPack Core PUK Micro Stove

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Core PUK Micro Stove is a fuel-efficient alcohol stove with a titanium base for stability and a titanium pot stand for ease of use. Easy…
photo: MySurvivalPack Core PUK Micro Stove
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Gossamer Gear Vagabond Packable

rated 5 of 5 stars Excellent ultralight and packable 23-liter backpack for EDC, travel, and day hiking. I have owned the Gossamer Gear Type II Summit Pack and…
photo: Gossamer Gear Vagabond Packable
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Outdoor Research Prologue Field Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars Medium weight soft shell jacket. Excellent general purpose jacket for travel, work, chores, casual wear. The Outdoor Research Prologue Field…
photo: Outdoor Research Prologue Field Jacket
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Mystery Ranch G6000

rated 5 of 5 stars An indestructible pack made for heavy loads. If you're rough on gear and/or carry a lot this is the pack for you! (If you can find one.) This…
photo: Mystery Ranch G6000
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Mammut Masao Hooded Hardshell Jacket

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Three-layer shell...Mammut has been tops for me. I have come back to the Masao hard shell last year after owning one when they were introduced.
photo: Mammut Men's Masao Hooded Hardshell Jacket
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The North Face Cobra 52

rated 5 of 5 stars Lightweight, bombproof, and well thought out. A keeper for my uses in winter and summer as well. Been through a few nice ski/board packs. All…
photo: The North Face Cobra 52
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Mammut Magic Guide High GTX

rated 5 of 5 stars Tried a lot of the best Italian and USA companies. These blow them away dollar for feature. Mammut hits a home run with these. Outta the box…
photo: Mammut Magic Guide High GTX
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Old Town Penobscot 16

rated 5 of 5 stars A rugged, sturdy, and versatile canoe. Like a brick house this little canoe is a true workhorse and the standard by which other "Expedition"…
photo: Old Town Penobscot 16
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Outdoor Research Dry Summit Pack LT

rated 5 of 5 stars Great minimalist waterproof day pack. Simple and light, very underrated! I have many pieces of Outdoor Research gear, and I have been pleased…
photo: Outdoor Research Dry Summit Pack LT
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Patagonia SnowDrifter Jacket

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Patagonia's SnowDrifter Jacket is a full-featured snowsports jacket that could be stretched for use to hiking or backpacking. I don't remember…
photo: Patagonia Men's SnowDrifter Jacket
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Smartwool Intraknit Merino 250 Thermal 1/4 Zip

rated 4 of 5 stars The Smartwool Intraknit Merino 250 Thermal Quarter Zip brings 100% Merino wool in a comfortable and warm weave. This shirt works as a base,…
photo: Smartwool Men's Intraknit Merino 250 Thermal 1/4 Zip
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Jetboil MiniMo Cooking System

rated 3 of 5 stars The JetBoil MiniMo makes cooking in the wilderness easy and enjoyable. It also boils water really quickly! The newer materials, however, are…
photo: Jetboil MiniMo Cooking System
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Big Agnes Tiger Wall UL2

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Big Agnes Tiger Wall 2 UL tent delivers on its promise of light weight and comfort. Take care of your tent and it will take care of you.
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ALPS Mountaineering Lynx 1

rated 5 of 5 stars Robust but lightweight tent that massively overdelivers on value for money. I am on my second Lynx 1 having retired the first after five years…
photo: ALPS Mountaineering Lynx 1
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Helinox Chair Zero

rated 4 of 5 stars This is a super light chair which is very useful in the backpack or even the paniers on a bike trip. It weighs less than a full water bottle,…
photo: Helinox Chair Zero
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Hanwag Horndl Boot

rated 5 of 5 stars I've used these boots for 117 days over two years mostly in rough terrain in New Zealand, Australia, and Europe. Being quality manufacture and…
photo: Hanwag Horndl Boot
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Lixada Titanium Folding Spork

rated 5 of 5 stars Lixada’s Titanium Folding Spork is the perfect utensil for a hiker’s ultralight cookset. Compact and light this spork has replaced the other…
photo: Lixada Titanium Folding Spork
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Helinox Swivel Chair

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Helinox Swivel Chair is a comfortable chair that swivels 360 degrees with ease. It’s pretty big and heavy, which means it’s not ideal…
photo: Helinox Swivel Chair
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Big Agnes Accessory Park Bag Wedgie

rated 4 of 5 stars The Big Agnes Park Bag Wedgie is an optional accessory that works with both the Diamond Park and Echo Park series. It zips the opposite sides…
photo: Big Agnes Accessory Park Bag Wedgie
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Next Mile Meals Buffalo Ranch Chicken

rated 4 of 5 stars Next Mile Meals are made low carb for folks following a ketogenic diet, but omnivores will appreciate them too. The Buffalo Ranch Chicken Dinner…
photo: Next Mile Meals Buffalo Ranch Chicken
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Frogg Toggs Waterproof Breathable Boonie Hat

rated 5 of 5 stars Frogg Toggs Boonie Hat is one of those deals that makes one ask why the big name brands charge so much for their products. This hat has kept…
photo: Frogg Toggs Waterproof Breathable Boonie Hat
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REI New Route Henley T-shirt

rated 5 of 5 stars This merino/nylon blend shirt is the pleasant surprise of the season. Though advertised for casual wear, it is a fine shirt for warm weather…
photo: REI New Route Henley T-shirt
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MSR Hydromedary

rated 3.5 of 5 stars A fantastically durable option—but difficult to clean and dry. I've been using my 2-liter bag for about eight years now. It is, as others…
photo: MSR Hydromedary
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Outdoor Research Refuge Vest

rated 4 of 5 stars The Outdoor Research Refuge Vest is a do-it-all vest that is well-suited to keep the core warm during chilly winter activities or for adding…
photo: Outdoor Research Men's Refuge Vest
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La Sportiva Bushido II

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The La Sportiva Bushido II is a solid, comfortable trail running shoe for all-around, year-round use on trails and mountains. With excellent…
photo: La Sportiva Women's Bushido II
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Gore H5 Partial Gore-Tex Infinium Pants

rated 5 of 5 stars One pair of pants to rule them all! If I put as much forethought into my life as the GORE design team did on these pants I’d be wealthy and…
photo: Gore H5 Partial Gore-Tex Infinium Pants
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Hyperlite Mountain Gear Prism Pack

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Hyperlite Mountain Gear Prism is a 40-liter alpine-focused pack with attachments designed to carry your axes, pickets, tools, crampons,…
photo: Hyperlite Mountain Gear Prism Pack
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Hyperlite Mountain Gear Prism Ice Screw Case

rated 4 of 5 stars The Hyperlite Mountain Gear (HMG) Prism Ice Screw case is as it sounds—a case designed to carry your ice screws. At 5.4 ounces it weighs half…
photo: Hyperlite Mountain Gear Prism Ice Screw Case
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Hyperlite Mountain Gear Prism Crampon Bag

rated 3 of 5 stars The Hyperlite Mountain Gear Crampon case is, as it sounds, a case designed to protect your stuff from the numerous sharp points inherent to…
photo: Hyperlite Mountain Gear Prism Crampon Bag
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Trail Designs Ultralight Knife

rated 5 of 5 stars Bought as an emergency backup in case I lost my pocket knife, the Ultralight Knife has turned into my everyday blade for simple chores. Lighter…
photo: Trail Designs Ultralight Knife
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Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2

rated 5 of 5 stars Easy, quick setup, performs well even in heavy rains, lightweight. Love it. I have the new 2020 version of the HV UL2 tent. Love it so far.
photo: Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2
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Feathered Friends Geoduck Down Pillow

rated 4 of 5 stars Works great if enclosed in a rolled up dry sack or compression bag, otherwise it flattens out and is too slippery to stay in place. I was unhappy…
photo: Feathered Friends Geoduck Down Pillow
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Platypus Big Zip EVO

rated 4 of 5 stars The Platypus Big Zip EVO is a nicely designed bladder that has some unique features, including a quick disconnect on the drinking tube so the…
photo: Platypus Big Zip EVO
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K2 LockJaw Carbon/Alu

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A reliable, adjustable length pole that has survived multiple seasons of backcountry skiing in my hands. Smooth adjustment, camlock easy to…
photo: K2 LockJaw Carbon/Alu
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MSR Front Range Tarp Shelter

rated 4 of 5 stars This all-season pyramid tarp shelter is both lightweight and spacious, providing the best of both worlds for weathering a storm, or overnight…
photo: MSR Front Range Tarp Shelter
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Outdoor Research Ferrosi Windshirt

rated 5 of 5 stars Jack of all trades, master of none. And that’s not a bad thing. This truly is a JAT Master of None. But that’s the beaut. It’s lightweight,…
photo: Outdoor Research Men's Ferrosi Windshirt
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Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Topo Luxe

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The NeoAir Topo Luxe offers excellent comfort for a price in weight. For "comfortably light" hikers (not ultralight!), this is the "recliner"…
photo: Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Topo Luxe
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Norrona Trollveggen Gore-Tex Pro Bib

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A top-quality (and top-price) Gore-Tex Pro bib. Tough, waterproof, breathable, and wind tight. Built for mountaineering but works well for rando/telemark…
photo: Norrona Trollveggen Gore-Tex Pro Bib
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Mt. Katahdin Hydration Belt

rated 5 of 5 stars Forget brands like Platypus and Nalgene. The most efficient way to carry your beverages on the Appalachian Trail is the Mt Katahdin Hydration…
photo:   Mt. Katahdin Hydration Belt
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Black Diamond First Light Stretch Hoody

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Black Diamond First Light Hoody is a multifunctional, breathable jacket that can easily be used in a wide range of seasons and temperatures,…
photo: Black Diamond Men's First Light Stretch Hoody
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Stansport Aluminum Camp Stool

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Stansport Aluminum Camp Stool provides a comfortable sit for only a few bucks. If you are willing to add 17 ounces to your pack in order…
photo: Stansport Aluminum Camp Stool
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Asnes X-Skin 58mm Mohair

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A lightweight, short skin that integrates with Åsnes skis via dependable locking system. Gives a solid kick and moderate climbing power while…
photo: Asnes X-Skin 58mm Mohair
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Crispi Svartisen GTX BC

rated 4 of 5 stars A solidly built, high-end NNN-BC boot that delivers on both touring and turning performance. The 2-buckle, hinged plastic ankle cuff boosts…
photo: Crispi Svartisen GTX BC
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Palladium Pallabrousse

rated 3.5 of 5 stars Lightweight hikers for day or overnight use. Okay, Palladium may not be considered world class hiking boots—they tend to fall under the "fashion…
photo: Palladium Pallabrousse
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Asolo AFX 520

rated 5 of 5 stars Good general use hiking and backpacking mountain boot. I'm on my third pair of these great boots...my guess is that these were made in the 1990s…
photo: Asolo Men's AFX 520
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Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2

rated 5 of 5 stars Overcoming the fear of the lightweight material. I have had this for about seven years and purchased on sale at REI and wanted weight savings…
photo: Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2
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Black Diamond Firstlight 2P

rated 4 of 5 stars A nice, lightweight winter tent that will stand up to tough weather. It was designed as a winter tent and in that environ it performs great…
photo: Black Diamond Firstlight 2P
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AntiGravityGear Foothills Trail Pocket Profile

rated 4.5 of 5 stars For day hikers and thru-hikers who want a quick reference guide to a trail that doesn’t skimp on information, doesn't require electricity,…
photo: AntiGravityGear Foothills Trail Pocket Profile
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Helly Hansen Rivaridge Puffy Jacket

rated 4 of 5 stars Warm and waterproof, but also bulky and heavy, the Rivaridge Puffy Jacket is an uncompromising jacket for cold-weather downhill skiing (and…
photo: Helly Hansen Rivaridge Puffy Jacket
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Leki Guide Lite V

rated 3 of 5 stars For this review, I'm going to break the Leki Guide Lite V ski pole into each of its components and go over each one separately, since I have…
photo: Leki Guide Lite V
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Klymit Cush Seat

rated 3.5 of 5 stars A super lightweight pad, that packs down tiny, when you want a little something between your tush and the ground. On most day hikes, I like…
photo: Klymit Cush Seat
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Asnes Kongsvold Hunter

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A light, wide touring ski with deep sidecut but lacking steel edges that delivers a balanced blend of touring and turning performance. Intended…
photo: Asnes Kongsvold Hunter
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Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2

rated 5 of 5 stars The Copper Spur HV UL2 and UL2... A Tale of Two Tents. Big Agnes has been around for about twenty years. Should you require it, their outstanding…
photo: Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2
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Trew Powfunk Jacket

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Trew Powfunk is an excellent snowsports jacket. It has the best waterproofing and windproofing capabilities I've seen in any piece of clothing,…
photo: Trew Powfunk Jacket
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Next Mile Meals Italian Meatball

rated 4 of 5 stars Next Mile Meals are made low carb for ketogenic dieters, but omnivores will appreciate them too. The Italian Meatball Dinner has a lot more…
photo: Next Mile Meals Italian Meatball
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Gregory Optic 58

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Optic 58 is billed by Gregory as being “[f]or ultralight backpacking with the support to keep you comfortable and moving quick.” While…
photo: Gregory Optic 58
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La Sportiva TX3

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The La Sportiva TX3 is an approach shoe, which means that it is intended for both hiking and scrambling or light rock climbing. Like many of…
photo: La Sportiva Men's TX3
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Marmot PreCip Full Zip Pants

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Stood up to more than a decade of moderately frequent use, and have done what I needed 'em to do several times in severe weather far from modern…
photo: Marmot Men's PreCip Full Zip Pants
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Norrona Trollveggen Powerstretch Pro Zip Hoodie

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Trollveggen Powerstretch Pro Zip Hoodie is a warm, functional, and stylish Polartec Power Stretch Pro fleece hoodie for the mountain life,…
photo: Norrona Men's Trollveggen Powerstretch Pro Zip Hoodie
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Black Diamond Dirt Bag Mitts

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Black Diamond's Dirt Bag Mitts are a very warm, durable product at a spectacular price-point ($44.95 USD). These highly water resistant mittens…
photo: Black Diamond Dirt Bag Mitts
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Smartwool Smartloft-X 60 Hoodie

rated 5 of 5 stars The Smartwool Smartloft-X 60 Hoodie is a lightweight jacket designed for active use in moderate conditions. Smartwool uses its blend of recycled…
photo: Smartwool Men's Smartloft-X 60 Hoodie
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Patagonia Capilene Cool Trail Shirt

rated 4 of 5 stars Patagonia's Capilene Cool Trail Shirt is a great T-shirt for backpacking, hiking, and running in warmer seasons, and even in shoulder seasons…
photo: Patagonia Men's Capilene Cool Trail Shirt
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Glade Challenger Goggles

rated 4 of 5 stars The Challenger is Glade's best-selling, flagship goggle. It's offered in a range of lens options to cover conditions from bright sunny days…
photo: Glade Challenger Goggles
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Hoka Kaha Gore-Tex

rated 4 of 5 stars The Hoka Kaha GTX is an updated version of the Hoka Kaha that now features a waterproof Gore-Tex bootie where the previous version had an eVent…
photo: Hoka Men's Kaha Gore-Tex
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Ruffwear Haul Bag

rated 5 of 5 stars The Ruffwear Haul Bag is a large capacity (37L) duffel style bag, designed for convenient carrying of an assortment of dog gear. This bag is…
photo: Ruffwear Haul Bag
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Outdoor Research Microgravity Jacket

rated 4 of 5 stars Exceptional active shell for those in alpine climates and those that use a helmet. I purchased the Microgravity direct from OR in the Lime color,…
photo: Outdoor Research Men's Microgravity Jacket
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Outdoor Research Microgravity Jacket

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Outdoor Research Microgravity Jacket attempts to bridge the gap between hard and soft shell, and I think it succeeds for the most part.
photo: Outdoor Research Men's Microgravity Jacket
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Ruffwear Kibble Kaddie

rated 5 of 5 stars The Ruffwear Kibble Kaddie is a waterproof, durable, and convenient way to carry your dog's kibble while traveling or camping. We have used…
photo: Ruffwear Kibble Kaddie
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SealSkinz Waterproof Extreme Cold Weather Gauntlet

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The SealSkinz Waterproof Extreme Cold Weather Gauntlet is a well-constructed, warm and waterproof glove for getting out and about in the cold.
photo: SealSkinz Waterproof Extreme Cold Weather Gauntlet
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SealSkinz Waterproof All Weather Glove

rated 3 of 5 stars The SealSkinz Waterproof All Weather Glove is a tough, waterproof-breathable glove, but the suede palms and fingers wet easily, so the gloves…
photo: SealSkinz Waterproof All Weather Glove
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Outdoor Vitals Ultralight Stretch Pillow

rated 5 of 5 stars If 2.9 ounces in your pack is worth a better night’s sleep, then Outdoor Vitals’ Ultralight Stretch Pillow deserves a look. Relatively light.
photo: Outdoor Vitals Ultralight Stretch Pillow
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La Sportiva Nepal Cube GTX

rated 5 of 5 stars My definite winter boot. Couldn't be happier! I needed some stiff boot for winter mountaineering and as per multiple friends' recommendations…
photo: La Sportiva Men's Nepal Cube GTX
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Outdoor Research Hemispheres Bibs

rated 4 of 5 stars The Outdoor Research Hemispheres Bib is an excellent snowsport pant. It was designed with backcountry touring in mind, but works well as an…
photo: Outdoor Research Men's Hemispheres Bibs
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Glade Pulsar Magnetic Goggles

rated 4 of 5 stars The Pulsar Magnetic Goggles from Glade Optics provide an excellent, wide field of vision in a comfortable, surprisingly affordable goggle. The…
photo: Glade Pulsar Magnetic Goggles
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Tentsile Connect 2-Person Tree Tent

rated 5 of 5 stars Suspended tree tent that support 1-2 people. Heavy durable bottom and heavy duty straps and ratchets. It has an adjustable strap that can make…
photo: Tentsile Connect 2-Person Tree Tent
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Gonex Waterproof Camping Tent 2 Person for Winter

rated 4 of 5 stars Surprisingly high quality, and decent design. A true four-season tent for people on a tight budget. Just replace the stakes and you're good…
photo: Gonex Waterproof Camping Tent 2 Person for Winter
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NEMO Tensor Alpine

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The NEMO Tensor Alpine ultralight sleeping pad is a do-it-all pad. It’s small and light enough to carry into the mountains, it’s warm enough…
photo: NEMO Tensor Alpine
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Outdoor Research Enigma Bottoms

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Outdoor Research Enigma Bottom is a base layer whose forte is wicking moisture and keeping you dry when you’re active; though the fabric…
photo: Outdoor Research Men's Enigma Bottoms
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Ridge Merino Crowley Tights

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Ridge Merino's Crowley Tights are a highly compressive, warm, and durable running tight for women. Made from a nylon-spandex-merino wool blend,…
photo: Ridge Merino Crowley Tights
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Gore H5 Gore-Tex Active Hooded Jacket

rated 5 of 5 stars The H5 is a lightweight Gore-Tex Active shell jacked designed to breathe while you're out being active and to pack away in a tiny space while…
photo: Gore Men's H5 Gore-Tex Active Hooded Jacket
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Kilpi Hastar

rated 4 of 5 stars Breathability at a good price. Kilpi = Shield in Finish as it reflects the company's philosophy to protect the user from the elements and it's…
photo: Kilpi Hastar
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The North Face Stormbreak 1

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This tent is basic, but works wonderfully. I have taken it on several two- and three-day backpacking trips. I am a 5'5" female and there is…
photo: The North Face Stormbreak 1
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MSR Lightning Ascent

rated 5 of 5 stars The MSR Lightning Ascent snowshoe is a very well designed go-anywhere snowshoe with a new Paragon binding design that lives up to its name.
photo: MSR Men's Lightning Ascent
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Kora Shola 230 Esker Hat

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Beanie whose main unique feature is that it is made out of 100 percent yak wool. Very fine knit wool is less coarse than either of my merino…
photo: Kora Shola 230 Esker Hat
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Big Agnes Diamond Park 15

rated 4 of 5 stars Big Agnes calls the Diamond Park 15 a sleeping bag, but it really isn't, except for sometimes when it is. It is more of a flexible sleep component…
photo: Big Agnes Diamond Park 15
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Outdoor Research Gripper Heated Sensor Gloves

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Outdoor Research Gripper Heated Sensor Glove is a well-built, battery-powered heated glove that can make life a little bit more enjoyable…
photo: Outdoor Research Gripper Heated Sensor Gloves
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Klymit Static V2

rated 5 of 5 stars I found myself a great sleeping system in the KLYMIT Static V2 sleeping pad. Because it rolls up so small, it's perfect for my backpacking adventures.
photo: Klymit Static V2
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Regatta Andreson Lightweight Insulated Hybrid Jacket

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Regatta's Andreson Hybrid Jacket is a ridiculously inexpensive garment. The price-warmth ration can’t be beat. While The Trek is blogging…
photo: Regatta Andreson Lightweight Insulated Hybrid Jacket
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Outdoor Research Enigma Half Zip

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Enigma Half Zip is a base layer that places wicking moisture and drying quickly at a premium. That's a little unusual for a shirt that's…
photo: Outdoor Research Men's Enigma Half Zip

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