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The Best Hiking Gear Deals from Amazon Prime Day 2022

The Best Hiking Gear Deals from Amazon Prime Day 2022

We have yet to meet the person who doesn't like saving money and there's no better time to accomplish this than during Prime Day, Amazon's massive two-day sale event ....

Jul 13, 2022 : The Editors
Zpacks Goose Socks Review

Zpacks Goose Socks Review

As someone who turns into the grinch if I’m forced to hike past 6 p.m., a comfortable camp experience is high on my priority list. And with a base weight...

Jul 11, 2022 : Katie Houston
Badger’s Tahoe Rim Trail Gear List

Badger’s Tahoe Rim Trail Gear List

Talking in circles: bad; walking in circles: good. At least this is true when the inside of your circle contains one of the most beautiful lakes in the entire U.S....

Jun 30, 2022 : Zach
Equipment and the Smokies.

Equipment and the Smokies.

My Equipment I'd like to start off talking about my tent. Boundless Camping Denali 2 person Tent, List $193 sale price $125. 65 oz. This is a small tent if...

Jun 30, 2022 : Brit
Sierra Designs Gigawatt 60L Backpack Review

Sierra Designs Gigawatt 60L Backpack Review

Looking for a backpack for your first trip? Ready to own your own pack, but not ready to shell out for a very nice one that you're not sure if...

Jun 29, 2022 : Penina Satlow
ULA Circuit Backpack Review

ULA Circuit Backpack Review

When I launched my thru-hiking career on the Colorado Trail in 2015, I did a lot of research online to find gear I thought would work for me. I’m pleased...

Jun 27, 2022 : Clay Bonnyman Evans
Therm-a-Rest Ohm 20 Degree Sleeping Bag Review

Therm-a-Rest Ohm 20 Degree Sleeping Bag Review

For the last couple of years, I've only used quilts for backpacking. Once I transitioned, I couldn't get enough of the extra room, versatility, and weight savings that I get...

Jun 27, 2022 : Katie Kommer
5 of the Best Deals from the REI Fourth of July Sale

5 of the Best Deals from the REI Fourth of July Sale

Need just a few more items before hitting the trails this summer? Check out the REI 4th of July Sale, which begins this Friday, June 24th and ends on July...

Jun 24, 2022 : Penina Satlow
Superfeet Adapt Hike Max Insole Review

Superfeet Adapt Hike Max Insole Review

This is a sponsored post brought to you by Superfeet. Have you ever noticed how the insoles that come standard with most hiking boots and trail runners are thin, flimsy...

Jun 21, 2022 : Kelly Floro
8 of the Best Gear Deals from REI’s June Clearance

8 of the Best Gear Deals from REI’s June Clearance

Out with the old and in with the new! REI is having a MASSIVE clearance sale now (June 7th) through June 23rd to make way for the latest models. We...

Jun 7, 2022 : Penina Satlow