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Tactical Flashlight

The Best Tactical Flashlight For 2019 – Detailed Review

By Ahmed / February 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

Tactical LED flashlights are fast emerging as the future of functional, multi-purpose handheld security tools. Although originally designed for use in the military and police services, tactical LED flashlights have burst onto the scene as superbly effective tools for hunting, game viewing, home, and public security, as well as a host of other uses. It’s…

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Top 10 Best Lightweight Backpacking Chairs

By Chris Guill / January 14, 2019 / Comments Off on Top 10 Best Lightweight Backpacking Chairs

If your serious about weight when it comes to backpacking then finding a lightweight backpacking chair is critical.  When I went looking for a hiking chair that was light, packed small and actually comfortable I found a number of great options.  There have been tremendous advancements in design and materials that all come at a…

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Packing Cubes

How To Use Packing Cubes

By Tim Leffel / December 20, 2018 / 25 Comments

Travel has become more complicated today. Numerous airlines have placed restrictions on the number of luggage pieces a single traveler can check and take aboard a plane, as well as size and weight limitations for each piece of luggage. This has put a lot of pressure on travelers to pack lighter and simpler, often making…

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Best Sunglasses

Best Travel Sunglasses

By Leah Guill / November 25, 2018 / Comments Off on Best Travel Sunglasses

2017’s Best Sunglasses- A Quick Roundup Under Armour Double Down Here comes the sun Do be Do Bah. Lightweight but extremely durable, these aviator sunglasses are worth every penny. With reflective sunglass lenses that block 100% of UVA, UVB & UVC rays, they are a great go-to for almost any outdoor sport and season. My…

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Best Daypack For Hikes

Best Daypack For Hikes

By Ahmed / October 3, 2018 / Comments Off on Best Daypack For Hikes

Hopefully now you see that daypacks are not all the same. They come in all shapes and sizes and it’s important you choose the right daypack. There’s nothing worse than having to carry loose items on a long hike because you didn’t bring an appropriate daypack. So how do you choose the right daypack? It’s…

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Best Trail Running Socks

By Leah Guill / October 11, 2017 / 0 Comments

I was excited to get my feet into some great new running socks from a variety of companies for this review. I tested them out so you don’t have to! Grit From Zensah- BEST Never mind the harsh name, these socks are as soft as a baby’s… well, you know. Made with merino wool, these…

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Backpacking 101 – The Ultimate Guide For Beginners

By Chris Guill / December 9, 2016 / 0 Comments

Rooted in the human curiosity, backpacking has the ancient allure of allowing you to take your home anywhere, allowing you to explore without limitations. In reality, it allows you to escape from modern times long enough to remember the rhythm and natural cycle of Earth. From the flowers blooming, to the leaves changing color and…

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Top Down Jacket For Kids

Best Down Jackets For Kids

By Amy / November 29, 2016 / 0 Comments

Whether used as a layering piece on extremely cold ski days or worn solo, kids love down and down-alternative jackets. Down doesn’t weigh kids down as they run, ski, sled, and climb, but it keeps them warm enough to stay outdoors all morning or afternoon. For travel days, down jackets win with parents too: they pack…

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Best Camping Tent

Best Camping Tents

By Ahmed / October 19, 2016 / 4 Comments

Are you planning your next camping trip and are looking for the best camping tents? If you are an experienced camper, then you know finding the best camping tent involves more than heading to your local sports and outdoor gear retail store. You want a camping tent that you know will be comfortable, durable, and…

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Best Quick-Dry Shirts

Best Quick-Dry Shirts

By Chris Guill / October 3, 2016 / Comments Off on Best Quick-Dry Shirts

Whether you’re playing 18 holes at the local golf course or hiking up Mount Kilimanjaro, you need a reliable quick-dry shirt to maintain your body temperature. Sweating too much in the winter can cause hypothermia and sweating in the summer can lead to dehydration. Here are some of the best quick-dry shirts: Ex-Officio Wanderlux Crossfront…

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