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The Best Deals for Backpackers at REI’s 2019 Anniversary Sale

The Best Deals for Backpackers at REI’s 2019 Anniversary Sale

The following is a Sponsored Post brought to you by REI REI's Anniversary Sale is one of their biggest sale events of the year, and this year is no exception....

May 17, 2019 : Sponsored Post
The Best Outdoor Gear Deals of the Week: Week of 5/13

The Best Outdoor Gear Deals of the Week: Week of 5/13

Happy Mothers Day to all the moms out there reading this. And to all children of mothers who forgot to get a gift: let this week's deals serve as a...

May 13, 2019 : Rachel S
The Best Outdoor Gear Deals of the Week: Week of 5/6

The Best Outdoor Gear Deals of the Week: Week of 5/6

Whether you're on the trail or just daydreaming about being on one, check out these deals for a little on-a-budget inspiration. Arrow Red color, size small only.

May 6, 2019 : Rachel S
Three Fun (and Easy) DIY Gear Projects to Save You Money

Three Fun (and Easy) DIY Gear Projects to Save You Money

Let’s talk about MYOG. It’s not just the sound I make when a shelter mouse runs across my sleeping bag in the dead of night. MYOG stands for Make Your...

May 5, 2019 : Kelly Floro
Gear Review: Sierra Designs’ California Collection Apparel

Gear Review: Sierra Designs’ California Collection Apparel

Sierra Designs' California Collection is a nod to the company's roots. The sporty, stylish apparel side of this collection is all partly manufactured in California and features designs optimized for

May 3, 2019 : The Editors
Gear Review: Mountainsmith Zerk 40L Fastpack

Gear Review: Mountainsmith Zerk 40L Fastpack

The Zerk 40L Fastpack is a brand new pack from Mountainsmith designed in conjunction with backpacking athlete Tom Gathman, aka Indiegogo, and will be available on a larger scale in...

Apr 30, 2019 : Carl Stanfield
How to Build Thru-Hiking Hammock Suspensions for Under Three Ounces

How to Build Thru-Hiking Hammock Suspensions for Under Three Ounces

Every time I see a backpacker get their 11-ounce straps out of their pack, it makes my back hurt. There is no reason you should be carrying an 11-ounce hammock...

Apr 29, 2019 : Chris Guynn
How to Choose the Best Camera Gear for a Thru-Hike

How to Choose the Best Camera Gear for a Thru-Hike

Hey all! For those of you who don't know me, the name is Koty, AKA Trash Panda. Over the past three years I have spent my time as what you...

Apr 29, 2019 : Koty Sapp
The Best Outdoor Gear Deals of the Week: Week of 4/29

The Best Outdoor Gear Deals of the Week: Week of 4/29

Have you been looking at your feet recently, thinking about how much you'd like a new pair of trail runners? If that's the case, then this week's edition of Gear...

Apr 29, 2019 : Rachel S
Gear Review: Salomon Odyssey Triple Crown

Gear Review: Salomon Odyssey Triple Crown

When selecting a shoe worthy of cradling your precious hooves for thousands of miles, the Salomon Odyssey Triple Crown is one you should definitely take for a stroll.   The Odyssey...

Apr 24, 2019 : Anthony Mannello