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Marmot Essence
 Marmot Essence
Waterproof, breathable, lightweight, and moves comfortably when you do: these are the gold standards for a rain jacket. The Marmot Essence delivers like no rain jacket has done before. One of three ul...


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Jul 14, 2016; 1:08am
Grand Trunk Double
 Grand Trunk Double
[tip]Review Archived Below is our review of the 2014 model with comparisons to the hammocks available in that year. See our hammock | recent hammock side-by-side tests here. [/tip] The Grand ...


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2 ratings
Mar 12, 2016; 4:27pm
MontBell Frost Smoke Parka
 MontBell Frost Smoke Parka
Light, inexpensive, and warm, the Mont Bell Frost Smoke is an eminently wearable, mountain ready jacket. Simple design features and construction help keep the cost low on the Frost Smoke. Don't be dis...


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Sep 26, 2016; 8:45am
Outdoor Research Alpine Bivy
 Outdoor Research Alpine Bivy
Can a bivy sack provide all of the protection of a tent without sacrificing comfort? The OR Alpine Bivy does a fantastic job of keeping weather out while remaining a solid shelter, winning our Top Pic...


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Apr 05, 2015; 1:26pm
Black Diamond Apollo
 Black Diamond Apollo
After a nice update in 2017, the Apollo remains our Editors' Choice Award for being the best overall lantern for a range of activities. The Apollo scored highest due to its ease of use, durability, an...


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100% recommend it (2/2)
Oct 23, 2017; 12:00pm
Petzl Tikkina
 Petzl Tikkina
The Tikkina is the cream of the crop in terms of value. For 20 bucks you get an impressive 150 lumens of light output and a solid battery life. In our battery testing, as well as in normal use, this h...


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May 20, 2017; 12:00pm
Marmot PreCip
 Marmot PreCip
The Marmot Precip Jacket wins our Best Buy Award again this year. This time-tested jacket, recently updated with NanoPro 2.5 layer coated fabric, delivers the most bang for your buck. Top notch hood a...


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Dec 08, 2016; 8:21pm
Black Diamond Firstlight
 Black Diamond Firstlight
The Black Diamond Firstlight is a fantastic bivy tent for alpine climbing, multiday ski touring or any trip where packed size and minimal weight far supersede comfort and livability. This model is the...


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Jul 18, 2016; 12:00pm
Hario V60 Plastic Dripper
 Hario V60 Plastic Dripper
The V60 narrowly edged out the Cafellissimo Paperless Pour Over for the top score. Both win our Editors' Choice award since they are so simple yet also creates a rich cup of coffee. The V60 is the bes...


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100% recommend it (3/3)
Jul 14, 2015; 11:52am
La Sportiva Spantik
 La Sportiva Spantik
The Spantik is the boot of choice for cold weather mountaineering in the world's serious mountain ranges, such as Aconcogua and Denali. It is an insulated double boot designed for cold weather mountai...


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100% recommend it (2/2)
Jan 16, 2014; 2:17pm
Patagonia Refugio
 Patagonia Refugio
Why are you shopping for a daypack? If you are looking for an all-around pack to bring with you to work, on trips, and on short hikes, then the Patagonia Refugio is a perfect, versatile pack. With its...


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Nov 11, 2016; 12:00pm
Garmin GPS MAP 64s
 Garmin GPS MAP 64s
If you're a big buttons kind of person, the Garmin GPS MAP 64s may your next handheld GPS. This Top Pick for Reliability blows all other buttoned units out of the water. The quad-helix antenna not onl...


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Dec 26, 2016; 5:35am
North Face Vortex Triclimate
 North Face Vortex Triclimate
[tip]Discontinued - 2016 The North Face has discontinued the Vortex Triclimate. See our full ski jacket | Ski Jacket Review for other available options.[/tip] The North Face Vortex Triclimate i...


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Nov 25, 2016; 12:00pm
Totem Cam
 Totem Cam
The Totem Cams are an awesome aid climbing piece that are bomber where other cams aren't. They can even work where offset cams don't. We recommend a set on your big wall climbing rack but for the bulk...


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100% recommend it (22/22)
Sep 06, 2017; 1:29am
Mountain Laurel Designs DuoMid
 Mountain Laurel Designs DuoMid
The DuoMid is a bombproof safe house for year-round backcountry travel in exposed areas. This is one of the best pyramid shelters we've tested and it's ideal for people that mostly venture solo or wan...


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100% recommend it (2/2)
Apr 13, 2015; 12:00pm
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