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The Secret To Winter Gardening

If you’re the type of food gardener that wants to enjoy a 4-season harvest, you need learn about cold frames, ASAP. That is, if you’re not already …

A few of the best ultralight down jackets

So if anyone hasn’t told you already, goose down is absolutely the best way to pack a super-warm jacket into a tiny package. It’s the warmest and …

Backpacking

TD Sidewinder Caldera Cone & the 0.9L Evernew “UL” Ti Cook Pot

As usual, I have been playing with more cook kit combinations. I have a number of cook pots in my arsenal, ranging from as little as 475 ml to 1.8L, …

Winter Fuel Essentials

If you get hungry on the slopes, don't make a detour to the ski lodge halfway through your day—stash some of these calorie-dense snacks in your pockets instead.<p>Vermont Smoke and Cure RealSticks<p>Not only do RealSticks ($1.75 each) taste better than Slim Jims, they're also made from much better …

Hike Hard, Eat Well

Backpacking

Pocket Shower

We love compact stuff that can save us precious space, specially when out on the trail and backpacking. Packing light is essential and this Pocket …

Camping

Nike LunarTerra Arktos Boots

Prepare for the harshness of winter but don't miss out on the comfort of your favorite pair of sneakers with Nike LunarTerra Arktos Boots ($190). …

Giveaway: DriDown Zissou 6 Sleeping Bag

Enter to win your 700-fill of feathers with a Sierra Designs DriDown Zissou 6 sleeping bag (a $340 value!)<p>About Sierra Designs' DriDown Zissou 6 …

L.L.Bean: Microlight FS2 Tent

Adventure Tested: Sea To Summit Spark SP1 Ultralight Sleeping Bag

The lightest, smallest high-performance sleeping bag you can buy? This new Sea To Summit Spark SP1 weighs just 12.3 oz and packs down to the size of …

Hammock Camping 101: 5 Reasons Why You Should Switch From A Tent To A Hammock

“Think outside the tent.”<p>It’s a saying I’ve been using since Trek Light Gear began.<p>I grew up camping in a tent. So did just about every one of you …

How to Choose a Backpacking Stove

When you’re backpacking, do you look forward to a cooked meal at night and hot coffee in the morning? If so, you’ll want to bring a stove. But what …

Fire Box Grill | By Vargo

The Fire Box Grill by Vargo is ideal for backpackers that need to travel light, it folds flat for easy transport and storage. Made from titanium, the …

Backpacking

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

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Foo Fighters

The best tents: Action Packed

Be it for a festival or a camping trip, choosing the right tent is key. Launching our new kit guide series, Paul Hart, expedition leader and gear expert, reviews five of the best tents.<p><b>Few travellers put more demands on their kit than Paul Hart, a former Royal Navy Lieutenant Commander. Having</b> …

UPDATED video: "link in top right corner" Amok Equipment - Draumr™ camping hammock (introduction)

Esbit 750ml Titanium Pot

Compactness<p>Heat Retention<p>Weight<p>Handle<p>Lid<p>Excellent<p>If gear weight is your top priority, then this ultralight 3.75 oz titanium cook pot is gold. The …

Camping

Can The World's Lightest Down Jacket Stand Up To Backcountry Abuse?

The Mountain Hardwear Ghost Whisperer Down Jacket is the lightest fully featured down jacket in the world at 7 oz. It's incredibly warm and packs …

Soto Outdoors OD-1R Microregulator Stove - Long Term Review

The Soto OD-1R is an outstanding little canister stove for three season backpacking and it’s the stove I usually bring on a backpacking trips. …

Weather

Our JMT Thru Hike, What Worked & What Didn't

Review: Tell It On the Mountain PCT Documentary - Liz Thomas Hiking

“Tell It On the Mountain” is a new PCT documentary by Shaun Carrigan and Lisa Diener. It is available at www.tellitonthemountain.com and on …

Quetico Provincial Park

It's easy to picture what the Ojibwa saw in the 1400s when they first traveled in birchbark canoes to what is now <b>Ontario's</b> Quetico Provincial Park. Little here has changed since then and, as part of the largest international area in the world set aside for wilderness recreation (Minnesota's …

Nalgene OTF Water Bottle

Nalgene has taken some of the best bits from their classic bottles to create the OTF. The leak proof design and single hand operable lid makes it the …

These 10 Hiking Trails Will Blow Your Mind

What Should I Know About Hiking the Ice Age National Scenic Trail?

<i>A:</i><p>There's no better time than August to hike the Ice Age National Scenic Trail, one of 11 national scenic trails in the United States that’s federally protected thanks to its natural beauty. It’s also the only National Scenic Trail that traces a geologic landscape rather that being a point-to-point …

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone is a geological smoking gun that illustrates how violent the Earth can be. One event overshadows all others: Some 640,000 years ago, an area many miles square at what is now the center of the park suddenly exploded. In minutes the landscape was devastated. Fast-moving ash flows covered …

The Stealth: A UL Tarptent from Trekkertent

The Stealth is a new ultralight tarptent from UK gear maker Trekkertent that combines a simple design with a diverse range of capabilities for …

Field Tested: Sea to Summit Spark SpI Sleeping Bag

A few months ago I had the opportunity to get my hands on Sea to Summit’s new Spark SpI sleeping bag. As an unabashed gear geek with a genuine …