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Weekend Peak Bagging: Mount Cramer

We left Boise on a Friday after work, headed for the summit of Mount Cramer in the Sawtooth National Forest. At 10,716 feet, it's the second highest p...
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Alpen Shasta Ridge Binocular Review

A good pair of binoculars will open your eyes to a world you didn't know existed. With sharp and clear optics that let in a lot of light, suddenly the...
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11 More Best Gifts for Backpackers

We had such a good time nailing down the 10 Best Gifts for Backpackers we just couldn't stop. Here's 11 more great gifts for backpackers -- and hikers...
backpacking gear gift guide

10 Best Gifts for Backpackers

You need gear to go backpacking, and backpackers need gifts, so here's the 10 best gifts for backpackers. Location of the photo? Ship Island Lake. ...
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SJK Carbine 2500 Hunting Backpack Review

The SJK Carbine 2500 tactical hunting backpack is designed with versatility in mind -- it's big enough to carry a lot of gear but small and compressib...