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LifeStraw
 LifeStraw
As the least expensive water treatment system in our entire review (tied with the Sawyer Mini), the LifeStraw has some obvious appeal. For around $20 you can get a compact, lightweight, and si...


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Aug 29, 2014; 12:28am
REI Half Dome 2
 REI Half Dome 2
The REI Half Dome 2 is a well designed two-door tent that only costs $189. The Half Dome doesn't use the lastest and greatest ultralight materials, and it teases us with low quality stakes and guyline...


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100% recommend it (6/6)
Aug 29, 2014; 12:00am
MSR Hubba Hubba NX
 MSR Hubba Hubba NX
The MSR Hubba Hubba has had a mega makeover, and this new version wins our Top Pick Award for the most versatile, lightweight two-door tent. MSR has gone to great lengths to lighten up this classic te...


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Aug 29, 2014; 12:00am
REI Half Dome 2 Plus
 REI Half Dome 2 Plus
The REI Half Dome 2 Plus wins our Best Buy Award for its extra spacious interior and thoughtful construction - it provides the most bang for your buck. We think it is very livable, with great ventilat...


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Aug 29, 2014; 12:00am
Asolo Power Matic 200
 Asolo Power Matic 200
The Asolo Power Matic 200 is a lifetime investment for most hikers and backpackers that will handle rough terrain with heavy loads. The heaviest boot we tested, it received the highest scores we award...


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Aug 28, 2014; 10:17pm
MSR Hyperflow Microfilter
 MSR Hyperflow Microfilter
If you want a water filter reminiscent of a SuperSoaker Water Gun, the MSR Hyperflow Microfilter is the one. It is light, small, has a quick flow rate, and can be used to douse your hiking partner. As...


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67% recommend it (2/3)
Aug 28, 2014; 9:56pm
MSR AutoFlow Gravity Filter
 MSR AutoFlow Gravity Filter
A tough competitor with the Editors' Choice winning Playpus GravityWorks, the MSR AutoFlow has a lot of the same characteristics that we love about the Platypus. The AutoFlow is also a gravity filter ...


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Aug 28, 2014; 9:47pm
Sawyer Squeeze
 Sawyer Squeeze
The Sawyer Squeeze is an innovative water filter that differs from typical pump models. It previously won our Best Buy award, but was de-throned by its little brother, the Sawyer Mini. The Mini is les...


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89% recommend it (8/9)
Aug 28, 2014; 6:14pm
The Best Backpacking Water Filter and Treatment Systems
 The Best Backpacking Water Filter and Treatment Systems
What is the best water treatment system for backpackers and campers? To find out, we took 17 of the best systems and compared them in detailed head-to-head tests in this extensive review. The results ...


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Best Backpacking Water Filter

Aug 28, 2014; 12:00am
Platypus GravityWorks
 Platypus GravityWorks
After some surprising results in our tests, the Platypus GravityWorks took the lead in our comparison, winning the Editors' Choice award. We initially thought this system would be bulky and time-consu...


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100% recommend it (8/8)
Aug 28, 2014; 12:00am
Reebok Nano 4.0 - Women's
 Reebok Nano 4.0 - Women's
Reebok, the sporting sponsor of CrossFit, continues to amaze us with their Nano shoe line. When the Nano 4.0 was announced, many of us in the CrossFit community were excited to give these a go. Some h...


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Aug 28, 2014; 12:00am
Crocs Modi
 Crocs Modi
The Crocs Modi Flip are an extremely versatile, stable and durable sandal. They also offer excellent traction, especially in wet conditions, are inexpensive, and have supportive arches and a molded f...


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Aug 27, 2014; 7:48pm
Sony MDR-AS200
 Sony MDR-AS200
The Sony MDR-AS200 are the simplest sport headphones we reviewed. For someone who wants a budget, no-hassle and easy to use pair of sport headphones, we recommend these. They are not the most comforta...


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Aug 27, 2014; 5:47pm
Optimus Crux
 Optimus Crux
The Optimus Crux is our favorite small canister style backpacking stove for warm weather use. It’s tiny, durable, fast, and has a very convenient case that stores the stove under a fuel canister. If y...


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100% recommend it (3/3)
Aug 27, 2014; 9:09am
Osprey Hydraulics Reservoir
 Osprey Hydraulics Reservoir
This bladder stands out for having a rigid structure that gives it "passive pressurization" as well as a magnetic bite valve that always keeps the water close at hand. It is very easy to slide in and ...


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Aug 27, 2014; 8:27am
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