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Gear we use, gear we like, gear we so very badly want.

dakine boot locker review

DAKINE Boot Locker Review

The DAKINE Boot Locker ski and snowboarding boot bag gobbles up gear. You put your boots in the tarp-lined bottom compartment and stow your helmet, goggles, gloves, snow pants, and jackets in the top. The de...
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Outdoor Research Highcamp 3-Finger Gloves Review

The Outdoor Research Highcamp 3-Finger Gloves have saved my ski season last year: they’re warm, flexible, durable, and easy to wear. More importantly, if you ski with kids or like to take photos and video with ...
microtherm stormdown jacket review

Eddie Bauer MicroTherm StormDown Jacket Review

The Eddie Bauer MicroTherm StormDown Jacket is a versatile lightweight down jacket that looks best after you've put a few miles on it. True, it's not the lightest jacket in this category, but it boasts a combin...

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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REI Co-op Big Haul Duffel Review

The REI Co-op Big Haul Duffel is a fantastic all-purpose adventure duffel bag. It's burly but light. Better yet, it has built-in backpack straps that deploy fast and tuck out of the way when you don't need them...
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REI Co-op Magma 850 Down Jacket Review

The REI Co-op Magma 850 Down Jacket is a mid-priced down jacket that pairs an adventurous design with lofty 850-fill power goose down insulation. The 850-fill down has a durable water repellant (DWR) coating...
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16 More Fly Fishing Gifts for Fly Fisher Fanatics!

Once we started finding the first 15 best gift ideas for fly fishers, we just couldn't stop adding fly fishing gifts! Are we obsessed? Definitely. Is fly fishing itself an obsession? Always. Are fly fishermen f...