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Gregory Denali 100
 Gregory Denali 100
The Gregory Denali 100 is an excellent pack for Denali, as the name suggests. This model is optimized for big climbs in the Alaska Range: it has special loops for attaching a sled, and the tapered sha...


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Nov 20, 2017; 7:38pm
Osprey Mutant 38
 Osprey Mutant 38
The Osprey Mutant is a groundbreaking alpine climbing pack. This pack hauls heavy loads that larger backpacks can't handle, and then it mutates into a summit machine, climbing technical rock and ice w...


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Nov 20, 2017; 7:33pm
Burton Custom Flying V
 Burton Custom Flying V
If you are a beginner snowboarder or someone who likes to just get out on weekends for no pressure fun, consider the Burton Custom Flying V. We found this board to be soft, forgiving, and delightfully...


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Nov 20, 2017; 6:56pm
The 8 Best Mountaineering Backpacks
 The 8 Best Mountaineering Backpacks
How do you track down the best mountaineering backpack? To find out, we purchased 8 of the best alpine packs and subjected them to rigorous testing to see how they compared side-by-side. From carrying...


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Best Mountaineering Backpack

Nov 20, 2017; 6:31pm
Black Diamond Speed 50
 Black Diamond Speed 50
The Black Diamond Speed 50 is a popular alpine pack that offers solid features and versatility. It is not the best in any of our metrics, but it performed above average in all of our tests. It is a lo...


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Nov 20, 2017; 6:22pm
Arc'teryx Alpha FL 45
 Arc'teryx Alpha FL 45
The Arc'teryx Alpha FL 45 is our Top Pick for fast and light alpine climbing and mountaineering. This was the pack our testers reached for over any other for most of their trips to the mountains. It s...


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Nov 20, 2017; 6:22pm
Osprey Xenith 105
 Osprey Xenith 105
The Osprey Xenith is a durable expedition pack that carries heavy loads with ease. It is optimized for hauling gear from basecamp to basecamp on trails and mellow alpine environments. As soon as the t...


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Nov 20, 2017; 6:22pm
Hyperlite Mountain Gear 3400 Ice Pack
 Hyperlite Mountain Gear 3400 Ice Pack
The Hyperlite Mountain Gear Ice Pack is a niche pack that is great for glacier travel or alpine ice climbing. We found the fabric to be too fragile for alpine rock and didn't like all the straps, velc...


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Nov 20, 2017; 6:22pm
Mountain Hardwear Scrambler 30 Outdry
 Mountain Hardwear Scrambler 30 Outdry
The Mountain Hardwear Scrambler was a very likable pack which suffered in this review for its specificity and lack of features. It is extraordinarily durable and very comfortable when carrying light i...


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Nov 20, 2017; 6:22pm
Mammut Trion Pro 50 + 7
 Mammut Trion Pro 50 + 7
The Mammut Trion seems heavy when compared to other similar packs in this review; however, when you look at other contenders similarly optimized for backcountry skiing and splitboarding, this model is...


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Nov 20, 2017; 6:21pm
Black Diamond Legend
 Black Diamond Legend
Robust and tough, the Black Diamond Legend is an all-around performer. No other single layer ski glove in this review was warmer, as this model is packed with Primaloft insulation. It resists wetting ...


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Nov 20, 2017; 5:36pm
The Best Long Underwear and Base Layer for Men
 The Best Long Underwear and Base Layer for Men
Need a long underwear top for the changing seasons? You're in the right place. We tested the best 11 models after evaluating the market's 80 most popular models. Over three months and in two continent...


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Best Long Underwear

Nov 20, 2017; 3:46pm
Helly Hansen Lifa Stripe Crew
 Helly Hansen Lifa Stripe Crew
If you're looking for a basic base layer top for moderate to high-level activity in cold weather, the Helly Hansen Lifa Stripe Crew is an ideal option. The lightweight, synthetic material is thin, so ...


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Nov 20, 2017; 3:37pm
Voile Skins with Tail Clip
 Voile Skins with Tail Clip
The Voile Splitboard skin is sturdy, grippy, and reliable. At first glance, we might have overlooked it because it appears largely unchanged from this brand's previous models of skins, follows convent...


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Nov 18, 2017; 7:50pm
The 11 Best Hiking Shoes for Women
 The 11 Best Hiking Shoes for Women
If you're looking a new set of hiking shoes we have you covered here at OutdoorGearLab. We researched the top 55 pairs out there and chose 11 of the best for real world, side-by-side testing. Whether ...


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Best Hiking Shoes Womens

Nov 18, 2017; 12:00pm
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