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MyPakage : Support Your Next Adventure

Let’s face it. Guys rarely talk about their underwear. We’re taught at a young age how to change them, but beyond that – they’re generally ignored until there’s a problem. Well, I’m here to tell
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Review: 21 Essential Backpacking Gear Accessories

By Michael Lanza Sure, your backpack, boots, tent, sleeping bag, air mattress, and other backpacking gear matter a lot, and you should put serious thought into your choices when buying any of them. Bu
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Gear Review: The 10 Best Backpacking Packs

By Michael Lanza Backpacks come in many sizes and flavors for a reason: so do backpackers. Some of us need a pack for moderate loads, others for heavy loads, while still others want a pack designed fo
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3 Unique Fire Starters

Depending on where you’re camping, there’ll be different organic materials that are ideal for starting a fire. Occasionally, you’ll find yourself in a place without access to natural
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2017 Amazon Black Friday Deals Updated Hourly

Here’s the deal campers – we’re going to be updating this page all day with handpicked deals on gear that we can vouch for. No cheap junk. Only gear that deserves a spot in your camp
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Photo Gallery: Backpacking in the Grand Canyon

By Michael Lanza A twisting gorge 277 miles long and averaging about 10 miles wide and a mile deep. A national park spanning more than 1.2 million acres. More than 100 named rapids on the Colorado Riv
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The Best New Hiking and Backpacking Gear of 2017

By Michael Lanza Every year, I field test a lot of new gear and clothing for three-season hiking, backpacking, climbing, and winter backcountry activities. Much of it’s pretty good. But to be honest,
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Review: The Best Gear Duffles and Luggage of 2017

The North Face, Patagonia, and Marmot gear duffels. By Michael Lanza Whatever your outdoor sport—backpacking, climbing, whitewater rafting or kayaking, backcountry skiing, etc.—a sturdy duffle for org
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The 5 Best Rain Jackets for the Backcountry

Wearing the Patagonia Pluma Jacket on the Tour du Mont Blanc. By Michael Lanza Shop for a rain jacket for the backcountry and you’ll see shells for adults ranging from under $100 to over $600, and fro
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50 Campfires Staff Picks: REI Holiday 2017

The ultimate ease in shopping for holiday gifts is when you can find top-quality equipment, perfect for each man, woman, boy, girl, sister, brother, mom, dad, cousin, co-worker or anyone else on your
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