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Trayvax Element Mississippi Mud: Review

Trayvax Element Review

I’ve had the same wallet for over 10 years. To be honest, I never thought about replacing it. Sure the stitching around the leather was separating, and it lost its “new finish” but it was still “functional” if not at ...

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RapidPure Pioneer Straw: Review

One of the challenges of being away from civilization is finding potable drinking water. Most camping locations offer clean water for drinking and cooking, but if you choose to go for a long hike or set up camp far away ...

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COAST FL85 Headlamp: Review

I view a quality headlamp as a 100% MUST for my camp box. My rationale is simple: I usually get a few weekends a summer devoted entirely to camping and I want to maximize my time. If I were to ...

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Thule Stir 35L Backpack Review

There’s a progression that happens with any piece of truly functional gear. What once “cut the cake” is often replaced with a precise tool designed specifically for the job at hand. Over the years, I’ve replaced street shoes with hiking ...

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6 Products to Easily Remove Ticks From Your Body

We love the outdoors! Walking through the woods and fields of a nearby park awakens the soul. Unfortunately, it can also awaken a herd of blood sucking ninjas. Yes, we’re talking about ticks. If they didn’t carry things like lime disease ...

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Kathmandu Valley Co. Everest Explorer Journal Review

Call me old fashioned, but I enjoy writing. On paper. With a pen. It’s rare to find me without a bound notebook in my hands, especially when meeting with people. I’ll find myself months later, reviewing notes that I scribbled ...

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Dakota Light Angler Watch Review

When it comes to outdoor wear, men and women have a plethora of options to chose from. As a result there’s a watch for just about any condition. It seems that if you can name the activity, there’s a manufacturer ...

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National Geographic National Parks Books Have Something for Everyone

When Woodrow Wilson signed the act that created the National Park Service on August 25, 1916 – it would’ve been impossible for him to predict the then 35 National Parks and Monuments would grow to more than 400 over the ...

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The $6000 Custom Camper Van

For 6000 bucks, Adam Nawrot transformed an old NYPD surveillance van into his mobile home and photo studio. Adam was kind enough to share the pics of his process, demonstrating how to turn a 1997 Ford E-350 into the kind of custom camper van dreams ...

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Joule : Caffeine Bracelet (!?)

I believe there are two types of coffee drinkers in the world: those who enjoy the daily ritual of drinking coffee, and those who drink it simply as a way to ingest caffeine. If you consider yourself the latter option, ...

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