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Updated 08/11/22 1:09pm

BUFF Filter Tube Review: Next-Level Protection and Style

Never have face coverings been so widely deployed as during 2020 — they were some of the earliest recommendations from health officials to help protect yourself and others around you from COVID-19. The fact that COVID-19 erupted into a full-blown pandemic made face masks, face…

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8 Best Lightweight and Ultralight Down Jackets of 2021

With the advances made in weather resistance, these picks for the best lightweight and ultralight down jackets bring comfort and warmth closer than ever   There’s nothing quite like the beauty of a forest painted orange, yellow, red, and gold by the leaves changing color…

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6 Best Compact Binoculars for Hiking

For hiking enthusiasts, the importance of having an excellent binocular in their arsenal cannot be overemphasized. A high-quality compact binocular makes a significant difference in a hiker’s journey. It not only reduces their load but will determine if the hiker will have a satisfying hiking…

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Finding the Best La Sportiva Trail Running Shoes for You

Whether you’re traversing ankle-biting rocks, dancing over downed trees or slipping on muddy curves, what you have on your feet can make a big difference between a good trail run and a disaster of a run. You want shoes on a single-track to grip the…

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Unpacked: Timelessness Puts MuskOx at the Head of the Menswear Herd

MuskOx’s apparel taps into man’s sense of adventure and knows the drive to embrace the ruggedness of wilderness and water The longevity of a piece of clothing is often found in something as simple as … well, it’s simplicity. It’s the notion that back-to-basics styling…

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Adventuring with the LIVSN Flex Canvas Pant

The LIVSN Flex Canvas Pant is intended to do more without looking tactical — perfect for adventuring outdoors and for heading into town The pursuit for the perfect pant. It may not sound quite as epic or adventurous as seeking out the perfect vista, or…

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Exploring Beyond Clothing’s Premium Modus Jacket

The Beyond Modus Jacket is a well-build and nicely featured lightweight hooded jacket, designed for active use in warmer weather Pop-up thunderstorms can be particularly hazardous in mountain environments. Lightning crackles, creeks swell quickly, hillsides become slippery and more difficult to navigate and an adventurer’s…

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Unpacked: Maloja Apparel Majoring in Mountain Sportswear

Catering to mountain sports enthusiasts, Maloja’s performance clothing blends function with a flair for European styling Occasionally along the East Coast of the U.S., fierce storms tear into the shoreline from the Northeast, bringing hard-driving winds and often heavy rain. They’re aptly called nor’easters, and…

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5 Best Trekking Poles to Use on Your Next Hike or Trail Run

Like any piece of gear, getting the best trekking pole means exploring your options and finding what works best for your specific adventures Trekking poles (also called hiking poles, walking poles or hiking sticks) can give you the extra balance, stride and speed you need…

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