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Garmin GPSMAP 62sc
 Garmin GPSMAP 62sc
This is the most accurate and most reliable GPS unit we've tested. Its large external antenna locked on our position faster and plotted slightly more accurate locations than other units tested. In bel...


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50% recommend it (4/8)
Aug 03, 2014; 5:27pm
Arc'teryx Altra 65
 Arc'teryx Altra 65
This is our Editors' Choice backpack because it is supremely comfortable, light, has great organizational ability and it is easy to pack and retrieve deeply buried items. That said, it is by far the...


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100% recommend it (4/4)
Oct 06, 2014; 4:21pm
Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Xtherm
 Therm-a-Rest NeoAir Xtherm
This is the best winter sleeping pad on the planet. It weighs a mere 15 ounces, packs to 1.4 liters, and its internal air baffles and reflective barriers keep you nearly as warm as a propane heater. F...


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100% recommend it (6/6)
Jul 31, 2014; 6:30pm
Garmin Oregon 600
 Garmin Oregon 600
The Oregon 600 takes touchscreen outdoor recreation recreation GPS to the next level. This device is a huge improvement over all other existing touchscreen units we’ve tested, from all manufacturers. ...


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67% recommend it (2/3)
Jan 02, 2014; 4:11pm
Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XLite
 Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XLite
The Therm-a-Rest NeoAir XLite is the most comfortable lightweight sleeping pad in existence. A Regular size weighs only 12 ounces and the Small a mere 8 ounces. Both pack down ludicrously tiny. The XL...


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58% recommend it (7/12)
Nov 03, 2014; 2:25pm
Platypus GravityWorks
 Platypus GravityWorks
After some surprising results in our tests, the GravityWorks took the lead in our comparison, winning the Editors' Choice award. We initially thought this system would be bulky and time-consuming, but...


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100% recommend it (8/8)
Aug 23, 2014; 12:00am
Feathered Friends Hummingbird 20
 Feathered Friends Hummingbird 20
The Feathered Friends Hummingbird is one of the lightest and most versatile traditional style 20-degree sleeping bags we’ve tested. However, it is only available directly from the manufacturer, the wa...


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100% recommend it (3/3)
Jun 15, 2014; 7:46am
Osprey Talon 22
 Osprey Talon 22
Two things stand out about the Osprey Talon 22: ventilation and extra super bonus features. This pack is for people who want clever features and are willing to pay a little extra and carry a little mo...


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67% recommend it (2/3)
Nov 03, 2014; 9:11pm
Gregory Baltoro 65
 Gregory Baltoro 65
The Gregory Baltoro 65 was our second highest scoring pack behind the Arc'teryx Altra 65 and is the best backkpack we tested for carrying massive loads (70+ lbs). It was maybe the most comfort...


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100% recommend it (4/4)
Nov 25, 2014; 12:00am
Suunto Core
 Suunto Core
The Suunto Core is the most fully featured altimeter watch we tested. The Core has something for everyone: waterproof buttons for snorkeling and shallow diving, more accurate altimeter and barometer f...


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30% recommend it (3/10)
Nov 03, 2014; 12:32pm
The North Face Base Camp Duffel
 The North Face Base Camp Duffel
This wins our Editors' Choice award because it's the top choice or near the top in every category we tested. We love how it carries and how easy it is to pack. While it is in the middle of the review ...


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100% recommend it (11/11)
Jul 30, 2014; 12:43am
MSR Reactor
 MSR Reactor
The MSR Reactor is the fastest, easiest to use, and most storm-proof camping stove we tested. Its designed to provide all-conditions performance for one to three people, but lacks the ability to simme...


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88% recommend it (15/17)
Dec 26, 2013; 10:05am
Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2
 Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2
The Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2 tent is a classic high performance lightweight double wall tent. It performs well in a wide variety of conditions and only weighs 34.6 ounces without stakes. This is the th...


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100% recommend it (7/7)
Jun 16, 2014; 2:25pm
Terra Nova Solar Photon 2
 Terra Nova Solar Photon 2
Feathery lightweight and pea-sized, you might forget you're carrying the Terra Nova Solar Photon 2. This is our highest rated lightweight dedicated pole supported tent. It's our top choice for fast an...


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Dec 22, 2012; 11:16am
Black Diamond Alpine Carbon Cork
 Black Diamond Alpine Carbon Cork
This wins our OutdoorGearLab Editors' Choice award. They are light, strong, versatile poles with comfortable cork handles. Climbers and hikers alike will enjoy using these poles on everything from the...


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100% recommend it (2/2)
Jun 04, 2013; 11:07am
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