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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 Sleeping Pads 2017

The best sleeping pad for backpacking is ultralight, super cushy and insulated. There are dozens of great backpacking sleeping pads available in 2017, and as it turns out, lightweight backpacking pads make some...
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10 Best First Aid Kits for Camping

The two bandages in your wallet don't count as a first aid kit for camping -- better to be prepared with a real kit. The best first aid kits for camping in 2017 and beyond are those that have a lot of core ...
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21 Best Family Camping Tents 2017

The best family camping tent in 2017 should give you plenty of room, shed rain, handle some wind, and be reasonably packable for car camping. Better yet, the best tent for you should fit your budget — but also ...
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Slumberjack SJK Daybreak 6 Tent Review

Finding a large, lightweight, and affordable family tent is tough, but the Slumberjack Daybreak 6 hits the sweet spot. It boasts a simple and effective two-part design: The main body of the tent is all mesh wit...
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Slumberjack Sojourn 20 Sleeping Bag Review

My first impression of the Slumberjack Sojourn 20 down sleeping bag was pretty straightforward: Wow. For an entry-level down sleeping bag, the Sojourn 20 is packed with features and boasts a surprisingly versat...
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7 Best Backpacking Tents for the Money 2017

You know you've found a best-buy backpacking tent when your buddies choose the same tent. In our guide to the best backpacking tents for the money in 2017 and beyond, we will help you get the most bang for ...
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Lawson Blue Ridge Camping Hammock: Best of Two Worlds

Everyone loves a hammock. That's why, when I started searching for a backpacking tent, I chose the Lawson Blue Ridge Camping Hammock. Sometimes it's hard to find a nice flat place to pitch a tent and sleep on t...