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Mammut Revelation
 Mammut Revelation
If you are primarily going to use your rope for sport climbing or long alpine routes, this specialty rope is excellent. It is skinny (9.2mm,) lightweight (55 g/m,) yet durable. Its Sup...


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100% recommend it (2/2)
Sep 02, 2014; 9:35am
Marmot Sawtooth
 Marmot Sawtooth
The Marmot Sawtooth is a warm three-season sleeping bag made with water resistant down. Although not light-weight, it is one of the most affordable sleeping bags we tested. The bag is comfortable and ...


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Sep 01, 2014; 9:39pm
Kelty Cosmic Down 20
 Kelty Cosmic Down 20
This inexpensive down sleeping bag is our top choice for budget backpacking and camping. Whether you're new to the outdoors or you want to lighten up your pack, the Kelty Cosmic Down 20 is the best w...


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Sep 01, 2014; 9:36pm
Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 800 3-Season
 Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 800 3-Season
The Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 800 is an innovative design that combines the good attributes of traditional mummy-style sleeping bags and an ultralight quilt. While certainly not ultra-light, this...


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Sep 01, 2014; 9:29pm
Mountain Hardwear Ultralamina 15
 Mountain Hardwear Ultralamina 15
Extended trips in wet climates, big wall climbers, and NOLS and Outward Bound students can't beat the warm-when-wet performance of the Mountain Hardwear Ultralamina. It retains its loft and insulating...


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Sep 01, 2014; 9:19pm
Sea to Summit Spark Sp II
 Sea to Summit Spark Sp II
Our testers loved the Sea to Summit Spark Sp II sleeping bag when they wanted to save weight and space in their packs. It was awarded a Top Pick Award for light and fast backpacking and climbing trips...


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Sep 01, 2014; 9:15pm
Western Mountaineering Alpinlite
 Western Mountaineering Alpinlite
Western Mountaineering is a small, California based company that is known for manufacturing high quality down sleeping bags and garments. Their sleeping bags are made here in the USA and span the rang...


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Sep 01, 2014; 9:13pm
Western Mountaineering Summerlite
 Western Mountaineering Summerlite
The Western Mountaineering Summerlite is the best summer weight traditional style sleeping bag we've tested that has a full-length zipper. It weighs nineteen ounces, boasts 850-fill down, a superlight...


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100% recommend it (4/4)
Sep 01, 2014; 6:05pm
The Best Backpacking Sleeping Bag Review
 The Best Backpacking Sleeping Bag Review
We recently updated our Backpacking Sleeping Bag Review, re-testing previous award winners and comparing new models in this extensive review. Our testing has taken place over several years and in vari...


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Best Backpacking Sleeping Bag

Sep 01, 2014; 1:56pm
Garmin eTrex 20
 Garmin eTrex 20
The Garmin eTrex 20 is the best value GPS available anywhere. It locates your position with reasonably efficiency and accuracy and helps to get you back on route or navigate in low visibility conditio...


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75% recommend it (3/4)
Sep 01, 2014; 1:20pm
Sawyer Mini
 Sawyer Mini
As a smaller, lighter, and less expensive system, the Sawyer Mini has usurped its big brother the Sawyer Squeeze for our Best Buy award. It only weighs 1.4 ounces for the filter and will cost you a me...


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Aug 30, 2014; 6:40pm
Hilleberg Anjan 2
 Hilleberg Anjan 2
The Hilleberg Anjan 2 keeps coming back to the top of the heap each time we update our Backpacking Tent review, and once again it wins our Editors' Choice Award. Its versatility, durability, adaptabil...


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75% recommend it (3/4)
Aug 30, 2014; 3:27pm
The Best Backpacking Tent Review
 The Best Backpacking Tent Review
What's the best backpacking tent? In a multi-year backpacking bonanza, we tested over 23 of the best two-person tents on the market. We used these tents on hiking and camping trips everywhere from Mai...


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Best Backpacking Tent

Aug 30, 2014; 3:25pm
Petzl Sirocco
 Petzl Sirocco
The Petzl Sirocco is the most unique helmet on the market and was the most asked about helmet by other climbers at the crag during our tests. It is made from a single layer of expanded polypropylene a...


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Aug 30, 2014; 10:51am
REI Quarter Dome 2
 REI Quarter Dome 2
REI has gone to great lengths to slim down the Quarter Dome, and it now weights almost 1.5 pounds lighter than the old T2. The tent and fly are constructed of feather-light 15-denier ripstop nylon and...


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Aug 29, 2014; 9:19pm
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