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How to Get Started Fly Fishing

Learning to fly fish is both easier -- and harder -- than most people realize. On one hand, once you learn how to cast a fly rod, a fly fishing beginner can cover most of the water that's fishable. On the...
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Klymit Static V2 Backpacking Sleeping Pad Review

The Klymit Static V2 inflatable sleeping pad offers one of the best lightweight backpacking pad experiences for your money. In fact, if you're on a tight budget, it's the best deal going: At just under $60,...
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16 More Great Gifts for Fly Fishing Fanatics!

Once we got started finding the first 15 best gift ideas for fly fishers, we just couldn't stop! Are we obsessed? Definitely. Is fly fishing itself an obsession? Always. And fly fishermen . . . are they...
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15 Best Gift Ideas for Fly Fishing Fanatics

Fly fishing brings insane joy. And frustration. Hence the fanatical nature of fly fishermen. In our Man Makes Fire guide to the best fly fishing gift ideas, we choose some of the core gear that most every...
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20 Stocking Stuffers for Hunters

Great stocking stuffers for hunters will, of course, fit into a stocking, but more importantly, they should be reasonably inexpensive -- under $50. Most of these stocking stuffers for hunters are under $50 and...
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10 More Best Gifts for Hunters

We started out with 15 Best Gift Ideas for Hunters in 2014, but we just couldn't stop -- there's so many more great gift ideas for hunters, and here's 10 more. For starters, hunters need gear that spans...
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15 Best Gift Ideas for Hunters

There are tons of great gift ideas for hunters in 2014 -- large, small, inexpensive, and high-quality "lifetime" gifts that could be passed down for generations, like a quality binocular. Alpen and Vortex...