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Gear Review: Mountain Hardwear Lithosphere

Gear Review: Mountain Hardwear Lithosphere

Rain-wear can save your life. It's an important part of your set up. But it can get a little overwhelming figuring out what works for you. Do you shell out...

Mar 31, 2017 : Mary Beth Skylis
Gear Guide 2016: Standout Down and Synthetic Insulating Jackets

Gear Guide 2016: Standout Down and Synthetic Insulating Jackets

No matter what the season, your insulation layer can make or break a backpacking trip, and in some cases might even save your life. There are innumerable "puffy" options to choose from...

Mar 24, 2016 : The Editors
Gear Review: Mountain Hardwear Women’s Micro Thermostatic Jacket

Gear Review: Mountain Hardwear Women’s Micro Thermostatic Jacket

Disclosure: The following product was donated for the purpose of review.  Mountain Hardwear Micro Thermostatic jacket. Although I usually use down because of how compressible and light it is, the

Nov 2, 2015 : Maggie Wallace
Our 2015 Fall Backpacker’s Gear Guide

Our 2015 Fall Backpacker’s Gear Guide

Stepping outside during autumn is a symphony for all the senses.  Finding time to get into the mountains and/or woods during this time of year to soak up nature's splendor is borderline mandatory...

Oct 16, 2015 : Zach