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The North Face Stormbreak 1 Tent Review

The North Face Stormbreak 1 Tent tops our list of the 7 Best Backpacking Tents for the Money in the 1-person category, and for good reason: The North Face Stormbreak 1 tent is a great tent at a fantastic price ...
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Columbia Drainmaker III Water Shoe Review

The Columbia Drainmaker III is a great all-around water shoe capable of handling a wide variety of water sports and outdoor activities. If your feet are going to get wet, it’s hard to go wrong with the versatil...
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Best Fly Fishing Nets for Trout: Rubber & Nylon

If you really want to catch trout fly fishing, you need a fly fishing net. Of course, you can definitely land a fish without a net -- I've caught thousands of fish this way, but once I learned to appreciate a f...
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Frogg Toggs Hellbenders Stockingfoot Waders Review

The Frogg Toggs Hellbenders Stockingfoot Waders are a solid entry-level wader that boasts a great price-to-value ratio. They have a four-ply construction with reinforced knees and shins, as well as built-in gra...
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Cabela’s West Wind Dome Tent Review

The new Cabela’s West Wind 6-Person Dome Tent is one of the best family camping tents available in 2017. It balances a very usable design with an excellent price-to-value ratio. The latest West Wind Dome Ten...
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10 Best Water Shoes 2017

The best water shoes are robust and versatile enough to wade in a river, trek across a sandy beach, ride in a whitewater raft, grip a slippery boat deck and hit the water park. Plus, the best water shoes tend t...
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The Olympus Tough TG-5: Better Video on the Way

Olympus has finally done what we’ve been waiting for: Amped up the video recording quality in what was already one of the best overall waterproof cameras. Olympus will soon release its new Tough TG-5, the succe...
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KÜHL FIREFLY Jacket Review

It’s hard to overstate how good the KÜHL FIREFLY Jacket looks in person. The KÜHL FIREFLY is a lightweight jacket that you can wear as a mid or outer layer depending on your activity and weather conditions. The...