June 28, 2014

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Hiking Boots Tips

Choosing Hiking Boots Your enjoyment on the trail rests literally on your feet. Nothing can end a great outdoor experience quicker than painful blisters, pinched toes or even injuries caused by inappropriate hiking boots. (The comfort, fit and construction of appropriate footwear can also add to your margin of safety in rugged terrain.) Here are […]

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June 11, 2014

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First Aid

The farther from the beaten path you venture, the more prepared you should be for a medical emergency. Always carry a first-aid kit designed for the type of trek and the number of people in your group. A variety of first-aid kits are available for day hikes, family camping trips or backpacking treks. Kits should […]

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April 24, 2014

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Low-Impact Hiking and Camping

Cooking Carry in, carry out. Before you hit the trail, repackage food into reusable containers. When empty, the containers can hold waste until you can dispose of it properly. Pack everything that you carry into the backcountry back out with you. In bear country, protect wildlife, your food supply and yourself by storing rations securely. […]

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January 4, 2014

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Choosing/Loading Your Backpack

Whether you are carrying an internal or external frame pack, you should load it with balance and the convenient location of gear in mind. A few basic packing principles apply to both styles of packs. Protect your sleeping bag. Internal frame packs have a special sleeping bag compartment in the bottom. External frame packs have […]

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July 24, 2014

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The North Face Mens Arctic Hedgehog Tall Boots

Tired of your heel slipping inside your warm but loose Sorel boots? Pull on the full lace-up performance of North Face's newest boot: The North Face Men's Arctic Hedgehog Tall Boots. This all-purpose winter boot is crafted with 400g Heatseeker Eco insulation and a low-profile hiking boot look that will keep your feet toasty warm […]

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July 24, 2014

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Mountain Hardwear Womens Wandra 24 Daypack

Mountain Hardwear Women's Wandra 24 Daypack Price: $134.95

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July 24, 2014

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High Sierra FX Laptop Backpack

From the morning commute to afternoon classes, the High Sierra FX Laptop Backpack keeps you in organized comfort and secure protection. Featuring a yoke-style strap design and padded deluxe back panel with moisture-wicking Vapel mesh, this messenger style pack provides a comfortable, convenient carry even when you're running late. With a deluxe organizer compartment with […]

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July 24, 2014

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Vaude Womens Crystal Rock 30 Plus 5 Climbing Pack

A climbing backpack designed specifically for women – ideal for rock climbing. Removable lid, Variable lid height, Information panel for alpine emergency situations under the lid, Zip pocket in the lid, Additional zip lid pocket inside, Rope holder under the lid, Map compartment, Gear loops, Side compression straps, Welded, padded back, Softly padded, anatomical shoulder […]

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July 24, 2014

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DaKine Team Mission Snow Pack – Smith

Bring your sunglasses, notebook, music, and the rest of your gear with you the way professional snowboarder Austin Smith does, with the Dakine Team Mission Pack – Smith. Super durable with Dakine's design concious organization, the Team Mission was created with all the best contributions of Dakine team riders. The vertical board carry, padded laptop […]

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