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Outdoor Hands Skin Therapy Cream Review

Every year like clockwork, my wife brings home the latest and greatest skin cream for me to try out. It’ll likely be something she saw a commercial for – or a product one of her coworkers recommended. It’s the time ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Adventure Medical Ultralight/Watertight .5

Adventure Medical Ultralight/Watertight .5

A good first-aid kit is one of the first things on many campers’ shopping lists; a lot can happen out in the wilderness, from scraped knees to broken bones, and it pays to be prepared. Headquartered in the heart of ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: COAST Polysteel 400

COAST Polysteel 400

If you camp or play in an environment that puts constant stress on your equipment, then look no further than the COAST Polysteel line of flashlights. The middle size of the collection, the Polysteel 400 Flashlight is waterproof, drop proof, ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Gregory Stout 45

Gregory Stout 45

With nearly 40 years of outdoor gear expertise, Gregory has daypack design down to a science. Or is more of an art? Either way, the Stout 45 combines the perfect storage options with exceptional comfort for all day hikes or as ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: RinseKit

RinseKit

Weekend warriors get dirty, and so do their kids. Whether it’s mountain biking or backwoods hiking, going all out often means mud. At the campsite you’re left with very few options to clean up. Sure, you can use a gallon ...

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Gear of the Year Awards 2015: Scrubba Wash Bag

Scrubba Wash Bag

We’re such gear nerds, the questioning accusation is hurled at us on nearly every outing: “Hey, you got a kitchen sink in that duffle bag?” Next time, we’re going to have some fun with our antagonists! We’ll be able to ...

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Merrell Fraxion Mid Waterproof Boot Review

My wife has started to notice. Over the past few years, I’ve become more than interested in what I call crossover hiking boots. You know. The boots that can be worn to work during the day, on the trail in ...

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BalmShot Lip Balm Classic Flavor

Holiday Gift Guide

While hiking in the backcountry, we recently had the opportunity to try out Balmshot lip balm personally, and beyond the great look of the shotgun shell packaging, we were impressed with how this chapstick functions. Balmshot’s tight fitting cap snaps ...

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Advanced Elements Abyss All-Weather Duffel Bag

Holiday Gift Guide

When you’re out camping, the last thing you want is wet socks and underwear. Sure, you could go a couple days without food, but wet clothes can drive a camper mad. Advanced Elements is on the path to solving your ...

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Costa Cortez

Overview:Another brand new frame for 2015 is the Costa Cortez. It’s a frame that fits a larger face and it incorporates Costa’s co-injected rubber technology that’s actually fused with nylon to make a super lightweight strong durable frame. This frame ...

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