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S.O.L. Fire Lite Fuel-Free Rechargeable Lighter: Review

sol fire lite fuel free rechargeable lighter

USB rechargeable lighters have been around for a few years now, and they certainly have their place. They’re not affected by temperature or altitude, and they can be easily charged in the car on the way to the trailhead or ...

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2020 Gear of the Year Submission

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Share Your Adventures With The ZOLEO Satellite Communicator

ZOLEO satellite communicator

Earlier this year, we reviewed the ZOLEO Satellite Communicator and found it to be an essential piece of gear for backpackers and backcountry hikers. It’s a small GPS device that connects to an app on your phone, making it easy ...

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HitchFire Grill : Review

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Grills are one of those products where you don’t see that much innovation, because what really needs to be improved? You need a cooking grate, and a way to sufficiently heat it, which isn’t very complex. But, what if someone ...

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Trailtopia Camping Meals | Well Designed And Delicious

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I have a confession to make. I love freeze-dried camping meals as much as I love cooking at the campsite. We have hundreds of recipes on the website, and there’s nothing like taking the time to cook a full meal. ...

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Hitchfire Grill Giveaway!

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Watch our full HitchFire Grill review HERE.

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Hitchfire Grill Sweepstakes Official Rules

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OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. 1. Sweepstakes Sponsor The sweepstakes is sponsored by HitchFire, 2510 Rosedale Ave, Soquel, CA 95073, https://hitchfire.com/, support@hitchfire.com. ...

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An Interview With Fireside Outdoor Founder Mark Wolf

fireside outdoor interview

In this episode of the Avid Outdoorsman Product Showcase, we interview Fireside Outdoor President & founder, Mark Wolf. Fireside’s mission is to engineer products that make outdoor fires easier and safer. They’ve done just that with a couple of big ...

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3 Beer Cocktails You NEED To Try!

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Beer drinkers and cocktail fans – let’s meet in the middle for these three unique beer cocktails! Of course, purists out there think that beer cocktails are a terrible idea, and guess what – they’re wrong. Craft brewing these days ...

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GCI Outdoor MaxRelax Pod Rocker: Review

gci outdoor maxrelax pod rocker

We’ve been a fan of GCI Outdoor for several years now, and it’s always fun to see their new lineup. We reviewed the Pod Rocker when it came out, and have been toting it around ever since. This year they ...

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