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Backpacker Magazine – April 2009
We tested more than 500 products–stoves, clothes, cameras, filters, tech tools, knives, and meals–to find these proven performers.
National parks pass
Put one on your essentials list in 2009, and see how many parks you can hit in a year. Our six-issue series–an insider's guide to the country's premier national parks–starts next month with the Grand Canyon. $80; nps.gov/fees_passes.htm