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Toughest Gear: Fox River X-Static Liner, Chaco Sandals, and MSR Dromedary

No stink sock liners, rough & tough sandals, and a puncture-proof water bag.
tough gear fox river liner 445x260Fox River X-Static Liner (Julia Vandenoever)

Fox River X-Static Liner
Foot stink—retired
We’ve hiked the AT in these polypro liners, which are going strong 11 years after winning an Editors’ Choice Award. Silver-coated nylon threads boost warmth, odor-control, and durability. $11; 4 sizes; foxsox.com

MORE TOUGH GEAR
Chaco Sandals
If only our feet were this sturdy

MSR Dromedary
A no-puncture water bag for desert survival

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