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MSR SureLock ™ UL-2 Trekking Poles

I recently purchased new trekking poles, and being me, I did a lot more homework on the purchase than most folks looking for camping gear.  I have been looking for some time (since we got back from Philmont in 2012) … Continue reading

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Light my Fire- Fire Knife

In a constant quest for new gear and nifty gadgets I have found my new favorite knife.  I recently purchased a knife that is multifunctional, light weight and durable. From the makers of the Light My Fire Swedish Fire Steel, … Continue reading

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ULA Ohm 2.0 Review

This year I got a new pack.  I traded in my Granite Gear Nimbus Trace for a lighter pack in an effort to reduce pack weight.  I read somewhere that it is a good idea when reducing base weight to … Continue reading

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