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Updated 10/22/20 10:28pm
rockay razer socks

Unpacked: Rockay Innovates the Performance Sock Market

Using a nylon fabric regenerated from ocean waste, Rockay’s running socks and performance sleeves are unlike anything else you’ll encounter In the performance wear market, there are numerous fabric blends to choose from. Many of them utilize wool and blend it with other natural materials…

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LuminAID PackLite Max 2-in-1 Phone Charger

This LuminAID PackLite helps to bring modern convenience to the outdoors   As a long-time fan of the TV show Shark Tank, I’ve seen hundreds of people pitch their products to investors. And I’ve been fascinated by a lot of those products. But when an…

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belong designs

Unpacked: How Belong Designs Invigorates Mountain Lifestyle

Belong Designs was founded in 2013 by three men fueled by creativity and harboring a passion for the Rocky Mountains Rarely is a clothing company able to so completely capture the style and substance of the mountains as Belong Designs does. The Colorado-based brand infuses…

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8 of the Coolest Mountain-Lifestyle T-Shirts Around

We explored major brands as well as niche brands to find some of the best mountain lifestyle T-shirts available for men The mountains call to me often — I couldn’t imagine what life would be like without the opportunity to climb and explore and, simply,…

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wanderer bracelet

Wanderer Bracelets: Wonderful Custom-Made Memories

In 2007, my new wife and I set out on a two-week honeymoon adventure through Norway, where stunning fjords, friendly people and impressive wildlife made it one of the most exciting experiences of our lives. Every turn brought us something new, but perhaps the most…

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gps unit

5 of the Best GPS Units for Wilderness Adventures

There is no doubt that every real adventurer needs to have solid map and compass skills. But much of the time in the backcountry, we have higher-tech gadgets at our disposal, which we can use to our advantage. Probably tops among that wilderness technology is…

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smartwool Women's PhD Pro Endurance Print Crew

13 Best Women’s Trail Running Socks of 2020

We got input from several athletes and adventure writers to make our picks of the best women’s trail running socks on the market You’re not going to hop over to your local Walmart and find the best trail running socks to maximize your performance. So…

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phoozy thermal capsule

Phoozy Thermal Capsule XP-3: Extreme Temperature Protection

The Phoozy Thermal Capsule XP-3 is a sleeve designed to protect smartphones from extreme heat and cold, as well as offering flotation capabilities and drop protection up to 3 meters When I’m in the woods, it’s pretty common for me to pack my smartphone into…

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balega suzanne downing

What’s All the Hype about Balega Hidden Comfort Running Socks?

The pros, the cons and why I’m obsessed with Balega’s Hidden Comfort socks for all my runs Whether you’re new to running or a seasoned distance runner, you probably know the value of quality running shoes. And you know that caring for your feet can…

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