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Katadyn Vario Water Filter Review

If you like to get out into the great outdoors from time to time, or often spend your entire weekend hiking or camping, you’ve probably looked long and hard for a solution that provides you with clean

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Salomon Men’s Quest 4D 2 GTX Hiking Boot

Hiking is great fun and an amazing pastime, there are few things that can match the open air and the wilderness surrounding you, whether you live in a rural area, or you’re trying to get away from the

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Garmin eTrex 10 Worldwide Handheld GPS Navigator

Hiking is always great fun if you come well-equipped. When you are preparing for your hiking excursion, it is always paramount to make sure that all of your equipment is functioning ideally and you have

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ONWEGO Inflatable Backpacking Pillow

Pillows are such a commonplace item in your life when you’re home that you probably don’t give them much thought. In the backpacking world however, the pillow you choose to use can make a huge difference

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Kelty Noah’s Tarp Shelter

Backpacking tarps are one of the most versatile and useful backpacking gear items you can have on you. With proper knowledge and wisdom, one can rig anything from a simple overhead shelter to take a break

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Gonex Military Molle Travel Backpack

Backpacking innovation and technology have come along way over the years, leading to more than a few new ideas and systems for gear. While plenty of attention goes to some of the smaller backpacking gear

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Outdoor Vitals 3 Season Sleeping Bag

After a long day of backpacking or time spent in the wilderness, few things are more important than a comfortable sleeping bag. The quality of your sleeping bag plays a huge role in your overall sleep

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Tripwothy Premium Outdoor Hammock

Hammocks provide backpackers and campers with a viable alternative to using a tent or tarp shelter. Even if not used as a primary sleeping place, hammocks can still be used as a way to rest or lounge in

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ONWEGO Ultralight Camping And Outdoor Chair

A portable chair might seem like the last thing you’d want to bring with you on a backpacking trip, but you’d be surprised. Yes, many backpackers bring hammocks along, but they can take awhile to set

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TETON Sports Mammoth Queen Size Sleeping Bag

There is perhaps nothing better when camping in cold weather than the feeling of wrapping yourself up in a nice, warm, plush sleeping bag. Sometimes it’s even better when you get to share it with someone

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TETON Sports Scout 3400 Internal Frame Backpack

Backpacking backpacks are the core of your gear selection when undertaking a multi-day journey into the wilderness. The backpack is your lifeline, helping you carry all of your essential items from

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ALPS Mountaineering Lynx 1 Person Tent

Backpacking tents are almost always more demanding than a conventional tent. This is for several reasons, ranging from a need for a lighter tent, to the need to provide increased resistance to the elements.More

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Etekcity Ultralight Outdoor Backpacking Camping Stove

Camping stoves are not necessarily an essential backpacking gear item, but they can definitely provide you with a lot of convenience, as well as the ability to boil water in emergencies. Because

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Adventure Gear Outfitter Backpacking Hammock

Hammocks are one of the most versatile and utilized gear items you can possibly fit into your backpack for a trip into the wilderness. They provide you with a place to sleep, relax, and in this case, a

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Mountaintop Internal Frame Backpack

A backpack is easily your most important piece of gear when you’re out or a multi-day trek into the wilderness, mainly due to the fact that it’s what allows you to carry all of your essential gear

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Katadyn Vario Water Filter

Water is the most important element on earth, so it’s no surprise that it’s your most important resource when traversing in the outdoors, whether it’s on a day hike, or a backpacking trip -- but

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Coleman Sundome 2 Person Tent

Whether you’re car camping or backpacking for a few nights in the wilderness, a quality tent can make life a lot easier, especially if conditions aren’t ideal. Adequate ventilation, protection from

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Vasque Men’s Summit Gore-Tex Waterproof Backpacking Boot

Backpacking not only involves being on your feet for hours each day, it also means carrying a massive load on your back while traversing through all sorts of terrain. Naturally, the need for rugged and

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Harmony House Foods The Backpacking Kit

Backpacking food is one of the more ambiguous items you can bring on your trips. Technically, you are free to bring along whatever food supply you’d like, but there are obviously a number of things that

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Winterial Backpacking Cookware Set

Bringing cookware along on a backpacking trip can give you a good added measure of convenience and functionality, but it can also mean increasing your load while sacrificing the space in your backpack.

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