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REI Kingdom 8
 REI Kingdom 8
The Kingdom 8 wins our Editors' Choice award because it's the most comfortable tent we tested and comes loaded with great bonus features. It features best-in-class head room, convenient dividers, and ...


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100% recommend it (2/2)
May 26, 2015; 11:49am
Warbonnet Blackbird
 Warbonnet Blackbird
Of all 11 hammocks tested, none are as comfortable or as feature heavy as the Warbonnet Blackbird, our Editors' Choice award winner. Whether in campgrounds or out in the backcountry, this model turned...


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100% recommend it (3/3)
Mar 04, 2016; 8:33pm
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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100% recommend it (4/4)
Sep 02, 2015; 7:19am
Salomon Ellipse GTX - Women's
 Salomon Ellipse GTX - Women's
Our Editors' Choice award goes to the best women's hiking shoe of all. We gave this award to the Salomon Ellipse GTXs for their versatility in a variety of terrain and conditions, excellent traction, ...


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100% recommend it (2/2)
Apr 05, 2016; 1:43pm
Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8
 Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8
If you are looking for a tent that will keep you comfortable all year long, then the four-season Big Agnes Flying Diamond 8 is for you. This tent allows you to go camping whenever you want, regardless...


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100% recommend it (3/3)
Sep 09, 2015; 2:40am
Geigerrig Hydration Engine
 Geigerrig Hydration Engine
This is the most innovative reservoir tested, the most versatile and it gets our Editors' Choice award. It has a variety of uses, thanks to the pressurized system that no other hydration bladders test...


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100% recommend it (4/4)
Aug 18, 2014; 12:38am
Grand Trunk Double
 Grand Trunk Double
The Grand Trunk Double hammock does it all, and does it well. It is very spacious, comfortable, lightweight, and built of high-stretch parachute nylon. The hammock comes ready to go with included acce...


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Mar 12, 2016; 4:27pm
Osprey Talon 22
 Osprey Talon 22
The Osprey Talon wins our Editors' Choice Award for standing out in three key areas: comfort, versatility, and awesome bonus features! Due to great ventilation and the ability for a completely customi...


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Nov 17, 2015; 11:38pm
La Sportiva Solution
 La Sportiva Solution
The La Sportiva Solution has one of the more aggressive and unique designs out there. It is designed for performance on sport climbs and boulder problems. It edges well while retaining great sensitivi...


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100% recommend it (4/4)
Jul 08, 2014; 2:59pm
Yeti Tundra 45
 Yeti Tundra 45
In OutdoorGearLab reviews, sometimes a product or subset of products stands clearly apart from the rest. Yeti coolers are exactly this way. This category that, on the surface, is just a collection of ...


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Mar 14, 2014; 2:37pm
Feathered Friends Snowbunting
 Feathered Friends Snowbunting
Sliding into the Feathered Friends Snowbunting for a night is like getting hugged by a furnace for eight hours. However it is only available directly from the manufacturer so availability and delivery...


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100% recommend it (4/4)
Sep 22, 2015; 2:29pm
DeLorme InReach SE Satellite Messenger
 DeLorme InReach SE Satellite Messenger
The InReach SE Satellite Messenger wins our Editors' Choice award because it was by far the most reliable and easy-to-use satellite messenger we tested. It's also the only device we tested that allows...


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100% recommend it (2/2)
Feb 04, 2016; 11:29am
La Sportiva Katana Lace
 La Sportiva Katana Lace
The slightly down turned toe and subtle asymmetry of the Katana Lace will allow climbers to hook into pockets and hold edges in absolute comfort. This shoe keeps your foot in a relatively flat positio...


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100% recommend it (3/3)
Feb 26, 2015; 4:56pm
Deuter Air Contact 65+10
 Deuter Air Contact 65+10
The Deuter Air Contact 65+10 is the Cadillac of backpacking packs. It was one of the plushest packs we tested but also one of the heaviest. It scored right in the middle of our review for both quality...


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100% recommend it (4/4)
Feb 23, 2016; 10:49pm
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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Jan 12, 2016; 2:45pm
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