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Reason #34 to go hiking with Shaquille O' Neal: He can hang a food bag 10 feet high without throwing a rope. #shaqpacker
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#EC2015 announcements begin tomorrow, and one grand prize winner will walk away with all of this year's award-winning gear!
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The Palisades are a place like no other. Check out our dispatch from last November's gear testing trip to Visit California, and stay tuned tomorrow for the first #EC2015 announcements!
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Common question: are there vegan hiking boot options? Answer: yes!
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And this is what we do here at BACKPACKER when we want to find out what a boot midsole is really made of... Happy Friday, everyone. (Thanks to Billy Brown for the video!)
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