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Gear Reader Reviews

Double Rainbow

Submitted By: StampLady
For backpacking it can't be beat. Weighs less than 2 lbs, easy to set up, double doors. Can be set up with only.the netting if you ...    Read more
REI Half Dome 2 Plus Tent

REI Half Dome 2 Plus Tent

Submitted By: teenhiker
Tents are arguably the most important items for camping and backpacking. This makes getting the right tent that will perfectly suit ...    Read more

Base Camp 6

Submitted By: Elizabeth Donald
A car camping trip with three adults meant my usual backpacking tent simply wouldn't suffice. We rented this tent from REI, and were ...    Read more

Deva 70

Submitted By: lianacorwin
I love the Gregory Deva for a number of reasons. First, because it holds a lot and I never want to feel like I'm leaving something ...    Read more

spitfire 2

Submitted By: merranda
My husband and I took this backpacking and we loved it! It was lightweight and great in the wind and rain. It was very spacious for ...    Read more

Explorer Deluxe Asym

Submitted By: TinHatRanch
It is pretty rare that I run across a piece of survival equipment that revolutionizes my way of thinking or I find a piece of ...    Read more

Atmos 65

Submitted By: DRTYrayzor
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Aether 85

Submitted By: JMS319
Excellent quality but the comfort level and fit is a game changer, you get what you pay for...this is a winner. ...    Read more

Gunnison 3.1

Submitted By: DavidMelissaHall
We initially bought the Gunnison 4.1 but after it arrived and setting it up realized that was way more tent than we needed for the ...    Read more

SnowLepard 0'F

Submitted By: patrickdonahue
Looking for an inexpensive 0' synthetic bag? well look no further the Northface Snowlepard is a wonderful bag. like most gear it has ...    Read more

Andinista 90L pack

Submitted By: patrickdonahue
Got an expedition coming up and want a light yet durable pack? Well just getting of the Flower Mountain Glacier just outside of ...    Read more


Submitted By: stimwatt
I received my Lowa boots prior to a six day Outward Bound trip in the mountains of NC. The boots are Gor-Tex eight inch high with ...    Read more

EB 30013

Submitted By: Aaron Krupa
A gift, many years ago from my wife. This little tent is supposed to be a fare weather friend. But back in 2003, it survived a late ...    Read more

Men's Chocorua Trail Mid

Submitted By: JR2013
Excellent boot! I have been hikiing the mountains in South Korea (The Spine of Korea) since Oct2012.. These boots are very ...    Read more

zia 3

Submitted By: GoMikeGo
Super nice backpacking tent! Sleeps 2 with plenty of room, 3 easily as well, but with less room for gear, obviously. Storm worthy, ...    Read more

Nocturne 30

Submitted By: Joe_Hiker
This is without question one of the smartest gear buys I have made in awhile.The design of the bag alone makes it an outstanding ...    Read more

Mt. Rainier -20 (Sleeping Bag)

Submitted By: ColtonPehrson
I love this bag. Used it for many Winter trips and has kept me warm every time. I even slept in a snow cave with it. Works great! ...    Read more


Submitted By: qdogak
best tent for ...    Read more

guide pants (first ascent)

Submitted By: jasonjanette
These pants are so comfortable when I tried them on they seemed to be made for me. I got them at my Eddie Bauer store for 69.95 a ...    Read more


Submitted By: rsrealy
the north face sweeper is a sturdy and reliable day pack. i know how people say they wont buy north face because its just the brand ...    Read more
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