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Source Gobi Men’s Sport Hiking Sandals Review

So I have some really mixed feelings about the Source Gobi Men’s Sport Hiking Sandals. I’ve had them now for two years and wear them as often as my only other pair of shoes, and I DO use them regularly for

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Pack Towl Ultralite Towel Review

So I bought this Pack Towl Ultralite Towel a couple months back from REI in size Large for $23.95 and it’s been mostly great. It’s incredibly light-weight (just 1.8 oz), it’s super absorbent, and it dries out very quickly due to

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Keen Bryce WP Hiking Shoes- Men’s Review

So for a couple years now I’ve been searching for what I’d consider to be the perfect shoe for my needs, but still haven’t found it. Although I DO like the Keen Bryce WP Hiking Shoes, they could still use

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Everest Designs Brimmed Beanie Review

Here’s another product I’ve been stoked about. So I was looking for a  knitted, wool beanie with a visor and a full fleece liner to replace my old army surplus jeep cap and found it in the Everest Designs Brimmed

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Tilley LTM6 AIRFLO Nylamtium Hat Review

Has it ever happened to you that the stars align just right and the exact thing you’re looking for, detail-for-detail, comes your way? Well that’s precisely what happened to me with this hat. For several years prior I had been

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Sawyer Squeeze Water Filter Plus Review

About two months ago I was gearing up for an extended backpacking trip to Kauai, and was in the market for a lighter water filter. Until then I had been using the MSR Sweet water Filter for several years and

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Petzel Zipka Plus 2 Headlamp Review‏

Some weeks back I was out camping in Death Valley with a friend who had just bought the Petzel Zipka Plus 2 headlamp. It retails for $45 and has a brightness level of up to 70 lumens. I was still

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