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photo: Hilleberg Soulo

Hilleberg Soulo

rated 5 of 5 stars Pricey? Most certainly; but when I want a bomber 4-season solo shelter that I have to depend on to shield me from when Mother Nature decides…
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photo: MSR WindBurner Personal Stove System

MSR WindBurner Personal Stove System

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The MSR Windboiler is a one-trick pony — it boils water efficiently even in high winds — and it does that one trick extremely well. But…
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23 comments
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photo: Osprey Atmos AG 65

Osprey Atmos AG 65

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Combined with Osprey’s modern features like the removable lid, the “Stow-On-The-Go” trekking pole system, and the “Fit-On-The-Fly”…
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15 comments
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photo: Klymit LiteWater Dinghy (LWD)

Klymit LiteWater Dinghy (LWD)

rated 4 of 5 stars This product is well suited for anyone wanting to enhance their backpacking experience by floating or paddling mild rivers and flat water lakes…
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photo: Ozark Trail Cocoon 200

Ozark Trail Cocoon 200

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A shock to anyone familiar with Ozark Trail products...I think the company just might have (knowingly or unknowingly) manufactured the best…
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photo: My Trail Backpack Light 50L

My Trail Backpack Light 50L

rated 3.5 of 5 stars My Trail Co. has redesigned the Jam series backpack from the GoLite days, with improvements to its lightweight and frameless design. This water-resistant…
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7 comments
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photo: Gregory Paragon 58

Gregory Paragon 58

rated 3 of 5 stars This newly released lightweight backpack is equipped with user-friendly features without adding unnecessary weight. Supreme comfort meets a…
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6 comments
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photo: Enlightened Equipment Revelation

Enlightened Equipment Revelation

rated 5 of 5 stars This quilt is great for those who feel too confined in a mummy bag and are searching for an ultralight alternative to a sleeping bag that won't…
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9 comments
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photo: Dream Hammock DangerBird

Dream Hammock DangerBird

rated 5 of 5 stars An excellent four-season hammock that is built to the specification requests of the user. The quality and innovation of the DangerBird rivals…
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photo: My Trail Down Light Hooded Jacket

My Trail Down Light Hooded Jacket

rated 4 of 5 stars My Trail has got a winner with this affordable, warm, down jacket. Perfect balance is achieved, using quality materials at a "WOW" price point.
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photo: Adventure Medical Kits Mountain Series Hiker Medical Kit

Adventure Medical Kits Mountain Series Hiker Medical Kit

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Adventure Medical Kits Hiker is a 2-person/2-day first aid kit that is designed to be lightweight, water resistant, and streamlined for…
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3 comments
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photo: Jetboil MightyMo

Jetboil MightyMo

rated 5 of 5 stars The MightyMo is a compact canister stove that will not disappoint! With features like a piezo-style ignition and a simmer control that idles…
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2 comments
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photo: Tentsile Flite Tree Tent

Tentsile Flite Tree Tent

rated 3 of 5 stars Tentsile's Flite tree tent is the company's lightest version of its hammock-tent hybrids. Combining the comfort of a hammock with the structure…
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5 comments
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photo: TheTentLab Deuce of Spades #2

TheTentLab Deuce of Spades #2

rated 5 of 5 stars Overall, the Deuce of Spades is a cleverly designed latrine trowel that is incredibly lightweight, very strong, and takes up a very minimal…
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9 comments
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photo: Hilleberg Enan

Hilleberg Enan

rated 5 of 5 stars The Enan is a lightweight and versatile 3-4 season solo shelter that does not skimp on quality or design features. Ventilation control, a sizeable…
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19 comments
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photo: Bergans Compact Light 2

Bergans Compact Light 2

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Bergans Compact Light 2 is an impressively sturdy and weather-resistant four season tunnel tent. It excels in high winds and rain and sets…
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23 comments
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photo: Platypus GravityWorks Filter System 2L

Platypus GravityWorks Filter System 2L

rated 5 of 5 stars Overall I found the Platypus GravityWorks 2 liter to be a convenient and easy approach to the problem of providing potable water. No water treatment…
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9 comments
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photo: Inov-8 Men's Roclite G 345 GTX

Inov-8 Roclite G 345 GTX

rated 4 of 5 stars The Inov-8 Roclite G 345 GTX is a very high quality mid-ankle boot that offers superb traction, while still being very lightweight. Inov-8 classifies…
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photo: Exotac titanLIGHT

Exotac titanLIGHT

rated 4 of 5 stars This dependable lighter/fire starter quite simply gets the job done! The Exotac TitanLIGHT is ideal for one who frequently lights fires in the…
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photo: Ridge Merino Heist 1/2 Zip Hoody

Ridge Merino Heist 1/2 Zip Hoody

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Heist 1/2 Zip Hoodie is an ideal mid-to-heavy weight hoodie that does an admirable job in warm as well as cold weather. This sleek top is…
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photo: Ridge Merino Inversion Midweight Bottoms

Ridge Merino Inversion Midweight Bottoms

rated 4.5 of 5 stars These high quality, high performance mid-weight base layer bottoms perform without adding unnecessary bulk! Unrestrictive and warm, Ridge’s…
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photo: Solo Stove Lite

Solo Stove Lite

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Solo Stove is a simple, functional, and well-designed wood (biomass) burning stove. It burns freely available fuel efficiently while leaving…
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6 comments
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photo: MSR Flylite

MSR Flylite

rated 2.5 of 5 stars A minimalist, 2-person, non-freestanding shelter best suited for lightweight backpacking in mild weather. As with most any single wall shelter,…
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15 comments
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photo: Vargo Ti-Arc Pack

Vargo Ti-Arc Pack

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The external frame pack is back! The Ti-Arc is a first generation backpack from the company that brings us all things titanium. As an initial…
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photo: ULA Equipment Ohm 2.0

ULA Equipment Ohm 2.0

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Probably my favorite pack of all-time! ULA OHM 2.0 Description If I could only own one pack the Ohm 2.0 is the pack I would choose…and more…
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photo: Sawyer Select S1

Sawyer Select S1

rated 3 of 5 stars The Sawyer Select series is a new line of purifiers/filters that offers a variety of contaminant removal, depending on one’s needs. All three…
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7 comments
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photo: Adventure Medical Kits Mountain Series Day Tripper Lite Medical Kit

Adventure Medical Kits Mountain Series Day Tripper Lite Medical Kit

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Day Tripper Lite is a well designed, user-friendly first aid kit that is organized in a lightweight water resistant bag. This kit is recommended…
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photo: TheTentLab Deuce of Spades #2

TheTentLab Deuce of Spades #2

rated 5 of 5 stars This is a very light, durable, and functional camp shovel with the added benefit of being very useful for a number of other applications around…
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7 comments
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photo: Mystery Ranch Terraplane

Mystery Ranch Terraplane

rated 5 of 5 stars The new Terraplane is an excellent pack for expedition use and other “heavy hauler” users, where it is necessary to haul loads up to 80…
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photo: Darn Tough Merino Boot Sock Full Cushion

Darn Tough Merino Boot Sock Full Cushion

rated 5 of 5 stars Socks that are comfortable, durable, and odor resistant. ’Guaranteed For Life’ is quite a statement from a sock manufacturer. No strings.
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photo: Soto OD-1RX WindMaster

Soto OD-1RX WindMaster

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The SOTO WindMaster is a very lightweight stove top that screws onto gas canisters having the industry standard threaded coupling. In my tests,…
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9 comments
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photo: Sierra Designs Women's Backcountry Bed 800 3-Season

Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 800 3-Season

rated 5 of 5 stars The Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed is a quality lightweight sleeping bag featuring DriDown technology and an exceptional new design given its…
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photo: Jacks 'R' Better Greylock 3

Jacks 'R' Better Greylock 3

rated 5 of 5 stars A high quality, 3/4-length, down UnderQuilt demonstrating exceptional craftsmanship. Exceeds similar products I have tested. The Greylock 3…
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photo: Vargo Hexagon Wood Stove Titanium

Vargo Hexagon Wood Stove Titanium

rated 3.5 of 5 stars In my testing, the Vargo Hexagon wood stove boils two cups of water almost as fast as a canister stove. Setup is intuitive, and since there’s…
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photo: ULA Equipment Ohm 2.0

ULA Equipment Ohm 2.0

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This is now my favorite pack after a year of solid testing in all range of temperatures and trail conditions. A lightweight pack with a suspension…
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photo: Enlightened Equipment Prodigy

Enlightened Equipment Prodigy

rated 5 of 5 stars Using Climashield APEX insulation this quilt is made for cold, wet conditions that make down quilts nervous. Made to order in ten degree increments…
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7 comments
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photo: SlingFin CrossBow 2 StormPak

SlingFin CrossBow 2 StormPak

rated 4 of 5 stars The StormPak is the bare bones configuration of the CrossBow 2 series tent that minimizes weight, yet still has the strength to stand up to…
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photo: Backpacker's Pantry Charros Beans & Rice

Backpacker's Pantry Charros Beans & Rice

rated 4 of 5 stars This VERY FILLING dinner will stuff the most hungry appetite whether on a quick overnight trip, thru-hike, or even at a long, busy day at work.
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photo: Backpacker's Pantry Granola with Milk and Blueberries

Backpacker's Pantry Granola with Milk and Blueberries

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This single serving breakfast is a scrumptious powerhouse! Balancing loads of sugars, carbohydrates, and proteins make this an ideal meal for…
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photo: Montane Men's Hi-Q Luxe Jacket

Montane Hi-Q Luxe Jacket

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This jacket screams PERFORMANCE!!! The Hi-Q Luxe Jacket is a highly water resistant/windproof mid-weight synthetic jacket that continues to…
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photo: Hilleberg Tarp 5

Hilleberg Tarp 5

rated 4 of 5 stars The Hilleberg Tarp 5 is a minimalist shelter best used for lightweight solo backpacking when durability and material quality are worth a few…
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photo: Jetboil MiniMo Cooking System

Jetboil MiniMo Cooking System

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Jetboil fans rejoice! Satisfying simmer control plus a new pot size/shape make this complete/modular canister stove worthy of adding to or upgrading…
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photo: Montane Trail Stretch Gaiter

Montane Trail Stretch Gaiter

rated 4 of 5 stars A low trail gaiter that finds a pleasing blend of light weight, durability, and functionality. This product is especially good for trail routes…
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photo: Power Practical The PowerPot

Power Practical The PowerPot

rated 5 of 5 stars True innovation, leave those batteries at home! Fire+Water=Electricity. That is the company motto of Power Pot, and they certainly delivered…
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photo: Sierra Designs Zissou 30 Lite

Sierra Designs Zissou 30 Lite

rated 4 of 5 stars The Zissou Light 30 is a versatile, lightweight down sleeping bag, best used for three-season backpacking, especially in areas prone to heavy…
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photo: Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XTherm

Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XTherm

rated 5 of 5 stars This is a great 4-season sleeping pad. From the Manufacturer: New for 2012: The XTherm mattress is the warmest mattress in the NeoAir collection,…
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photo: Therm-a-Rest Men's NeoAir XLite

Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XLite

rated 5 of 5 stars The NeoAir XLite ranks as the longest-lasting and most familiar item in my pack...going on 7 years of use. It has earned its 5-star rating more…
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photo: MSR Front Range Tarp Shelter

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…
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7 comments
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photo: Hyperlite Mountain Gear 2400 Southwest

Hyperlite Mountain Gear 2400 Southwest

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The 2400 Southwest internal frame, DCF backpack is a minimalist’s dream. It holds just enough for an overnight or for a multi-month journey,…
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photo: Fenix HL60R

Fenix HL60R

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This powerful and rechargeable headlamp both packs a punch, and has efficient settings for the outdoors-person that wants a rechargeable device.
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photo: MSR Remote 2

MSR Remote 2

rated 5 of 5 stars If strength and livability are your goals in a four-season tent the MSR Remote 2 may be for you. MSR Remote 2 The MSR Remote 2 is a tent for…
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photo: Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Camper SV

Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Camper SV

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The NeoAir Camper SV (speed valve) is a great mattress for everything short of alpinism. No more pumping or seeing stars trying to manually…
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photo: Therm-a-Rest Honcho Poncho

Therm-a-Rest Honcho Poncho

rated 4 of 5 stars The Therm-a-rest Honcho Poncho is an indulgent piece of gear that can shed rain and help keep you warm as a garment or convert into a blanket…
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photo: Potable Aqua Pure

Potable Aqua Pure

rated 4 of 5 stars This rechargeable water purifier is an innovative, extremely low maintenance device that almost anyone can use to treat drinking water. Through…
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photo: Zpacks Solplex

Zpacks Solplex

rated 4.5 of 5 stars An excellent choice for the person who wants to cut pack weight without sacrificing protection from the elements. The Zpacks Soloplex is an…
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photo: Sierra Designs Men's Elite Cagoule

Sierra Designs Elite Cagoule

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Simple, lightweight, packable, and good ventilation. I have yet to find any real negative to the Elite Cagoule (6.5 oz.). It is lightweight,…
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photo: Patagonia Nano Puff Pants

Patagonia Nano Puff Pants

rated 4 of 5 stars Warm and comfortable in action or at rest, these pants bring the insulation and packability expected from the Nano Puff line. A well-tailored…
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photo: Patagonia Women's Nano-Air Hoody

Patagonia Nano-Air Hoody

rated 4 of 5 stars If you are a serious four-season outdoor junkie, consider using this jacket. It hits a perfect sweet spot: (from the company) “From trailhead…
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photo: Zpacks Triplex

Zpacks Triplex

rated 5 of 5 stars The ZPacks Triplex tent combines wonderfully lightweight and compact packing with roominess for two (and adequate for three). It would work…
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9 comments
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photo: Sea to Summit Aeros Premium Pillow

Sea to Summit Aeros Premium Pillow

rated 4.5 of 5 stars A lot of backpackers look at pillows as luxury items and leave them behind because they are too heavy or bulky. The new Sea to Summit Aeros…
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photo: Kelty Men's PK 50

Kelty PK 50

rated 4 of 5 stars The Kelty PK 50 is a near perfect backpack for someone new to backpacking who is looking for one versatile, all-round pack. The ability to strip…
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photo: Arc'teryx Altra 48 LT

Arc'teryx Altra 48 LT

rated 3 of 5 stars The three pound Arc’teryx Altra 48 is a highly organized, low-profile, and stable pack that is built for multi-day adventures, yet it is small…
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photo: Sierra Designs Flash 2

Sierra Designs Flash 2

rated 3 of 5 stars The Sierra Designs Flash 2 is a hybrid single wall, double walled tent that further blurs the line between tent, tarptent and tarp. It is best…
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photo: Hilleberg Anjan 2

Hilleberg Anjan 2

rated 2.5 of 5 stars A nicely laid out, lightweight, 2-person, 3-season tunnel that really comes up short in the department of wet weather protection. If Hilleberg…
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photo: Black Diamond Dirt Bag Mitts

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…
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photo: Inov-8 All Terrain Gaiter

Inov-8 All Terrain Gaiter

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Inov-8 All Terrain Gaiter is an accessory that is designed to keep debris from entering footwear at the ankle. This product is ideal for…
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photo: Six Moon Designs Minimalist

Six Moon Designs Minimalist

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Six Moon Designs Minimalist is a backpack engineered to let you change configurations easily to match your changing needs. The frame and…
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photo: SOL Escape Pro Bivvy

SOL Escape Pro Bivvy

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Escape Pro Bivvy blurs the line between an emergency survival shelter and an ultralight sleeping bag cover. While it is comfortable and…
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photo: Petzl Reactik +

Petzl Reactik +

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Petzl Reactik Plus incorporates Petzl's reactive technology light settings with the added feature of being Bluetooth compatible to pair…
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photo: SlingFin CrossBow 2 Footprint

SlingFin CrossBow 2 Footprint

rated 4.5 of 5 stars This factory footprint is functional and lightweight, helping protect the valuable bathtub floor of the CrossBow 2 tent. Simplicity of design…
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photo: SlingFin CrossBow 2 Mesh Drop-In

SlingFin CrossBow 2 Mesh Drop-In

rated 3.5 of 5 stars This accessory is designed for the CrossBow 2 StormPak, allowing the user to be well protected from insects, while minimizing weight with the…
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photo: SlingFin CrossBow 2 R/S

SlingFin CrossBow 2 R/S

rated 4 of 5 stars The SlingFin CrossBow 2 R/S is the solid bodied, ripstop four-season tent in the CrossBow 2 family. Two backpackers and ALL OF THEIR GEAR can…
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photo: SlingFin CrossBow 2 Mesh

SlingFin CrossBow 2 Mesh

rated 4 of 5 stars The CrossBow 2 Mesh is the workhorse configuration of the SlingFin CrossBow 2 family. This tent will stand up to virtually any weather and conditions…
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photo: Backpacker's Pantry Granola with Bananas & Milk

Backpacker's Pantry Granola with Bananas & Milk

rated 4 of 5 stars Loaded with calories, this Backpacker’s Pantry breakfast is an excellent product for one VERY hungry hiker, or two people with normal appetites.
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photo: Outdoor Research Men's Ensenada Sun Hoody

Outdoor Research Ensenada Sun Hoody

rated 3 of 5 stars This comfortable pullover is a great sun protection alternative for anyone who is outside enjoying summertime, whether in the bay or just out…
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photo: Princeton Tec Helix Bluetooth

Princeton Tec Helix Bluetooth

rated 3 of 5 stars The Princeton Tec Helix Backcountry is a collapsible lantern, which uses a rechargeable lithium ion battery (1800 mAh or 3 AA batteries as a…
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photo: Sierra Designs Elite Rain Chaps

Sierra Designs Elite Rain Chaps

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Simple, lightweight, packable, and good ventilation. I have yet to find any real negative to the Elite Rain Chaps (5 oz.). They are lightweight,…
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photo: BioLite KettleCharge

BioLite KettleCharge

rated 3.5 of 5 stars A kettle with a built-in thermoelectric generator that can charge USB-powered devices off-grid. Heat water, get a charge. A superb option for…
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photo: Exped Synmat WinterLite

Exped Synmat WinterLite

rated 4 of 5 stars We all know that winter camping gear can really weigh our packs down. Exped thinks your winter sleeping pad shouldn’t have to! This spring,…
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photo: MontBell EX Light Down Anorak

MontBell EX Light Down Anorak

rated 4.5 of 5 stars While simple in design and weighs little, the Mont-bell Down Anorak is unexpectedly warm when needed. The jacket packs down small, taking up…
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photo: MSR Hubba Hubba NX 2P

MSR Hubba Hubba NX 2P

rated 5 of 5 stars Bigger on the inside, than it appears from the outside, it’s a well-constructed 3-season tent for those looking for an ultralight option.
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photo: Black Rock Gear The Original

Black Rock Gear The Original

rated 5 of 5 stars The Black Rock Hat is a 900-fill Goose Down Beanie that became my new best friend during the Winter of 2014. Though price is a consideration,…
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photo: Petzl Tikka RXP

Petzl Tikka RXP

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Petzl Tikka RXP is a very high tech headlamp featuring a wide range of brightness levels (215 - 7 lumens) and automatic adjustment of brightness…
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photo: Evernew Appalachian Set

Evernew Appalachian Set

rated 5 of 5 stars The Appalachian stove's versatility makes Evernew's stove a necessity in the backcountry, a leader in the industry and a must-have in your backpack!
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photo: Dirty Girl Gaiter

Dirty Girl Gaiter

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Since I have taken to hiking and backpacking with low-cut hiking shoes, I wanted a way to keep debris from accumulating in the shoes and causing…
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photo: Kahtoola MICROspikes

Kahtoola MICROspikes

rated 4.5 of 5 stars 2020 UPDATE: For 13 winters and counting I've relied on Kahtoola MicroSpikes traction devices to keep me upright while running on snowy and…
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photo: Black Diamond HeavyWeight WoolTech Liner

Black Diamond HeavyWeight WoolTech Liner

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Black Diamond HeavyWeight WoolTech glove liners provide good hand dexterity in cool weather (sub 40°F), while also working as a liner under…
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photo: My Trail Poncho UL Tarp

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…
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photo: Jetboil Flash Cooking System

Jetboil Flash Cooking System

rated 4 of 5 stars The new 2018 Jetboil Flash is designed to boil water even faster than the original Flash. Jetboil’s Flash cooking system is a convenient option…
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photo: Sawyer Select S2

Sawyer Select S2

rated 3 of 5 stars The Sawyer Select series is a new line of purifiers/filters that offers a variety of contaminant removal, depending on one’s needs. All three…
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3 comments
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photo: Tarptent StratoSpire 1

Tarptent StratoSpire 1

rated 5 of 5 stars The Stratospire 1 is lightweight, able to withstand severe weather, roomy, and well-constructed. An ingenious design brings together many of…
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photo: Vargo Dig Dig Tool

Vargo Dig Dig Tool

rated 4 of 5 stars This is a very strong, durable, and functional backpacking potty shovel and spare tent stake with the added benefit of potentially being useful…
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photo: Therm-a-Rest Slacker Hammock House

Therm-a-Rest Slacker Hammock House

rated 4.5 of 5 stars The Slacker Hammock House is the “grand slam” Therm-a-Rest needed to prove they are a worthy contender in the hammock market. The Hammock…
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photo: DeLorme inReach SE

DeLorme inReach SE

rated 4 of 5 stars The safety of an SOS button connected via satellite to a monitoring response team combined with features you can use on every trip. Those features…
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photo: Hilleberg Kaitum 3

Hilleberg Kaitum 3

rated 5 of 5 stars One of the most spacious, strong, and easy-to-pitch tents in this weight category. It equally fits for family trips as well as for severe weather…
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photo: Therm-a-Rest Z-Shield

Therm-a-Rest Z-Shield

rated 3.5 of 5 stars The Therm-a-Rest Z-Shield is a dense, accordion style, closed cell foam mat. I’d recommend not relying on this as your primary sleeping pad,…
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photo: Outdoor Research ActiveIce Sun Sleeves

Outdoor Research ActiveIce Sun Sleeves

rated 3.5 of 5 stars OR ActiveIce Sun Sleeves work well protecting the wearer from harmful UV rays, while keeping cool with ActiveIce technology. This product works…
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photo: The North Face Fuse Uno Jacket

The North Face Fuse Uno Jacket

rated 4 of 5 stars The North Face Fuseform Uno is a lightweight (12oz), 3-layer HyVent Alpha, alpine designed shell which boasts an industry changing innovation…
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photo: ZebraLight H600 MK II

ZebraLight H600 MK II

rated 5 of 5 stars The H600 MK II is a nearly indestructible headlamp, providing a blinding 1,090 Lumens of light. Combine that with its long battery life and…
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photo:   Nestle NIDO Dry Whole Milk

Nestle NIDO Dry Whole Milk

rated 5 of 5 stars Milk for the backcountry that tastes a lot like milk. Whole milk with milkfat retained. Great for breakfast cereals, in coffee, in meals and…
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