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Hiking in Jordan: Editors' Choice 2014 Gear Test

This month, six of our editors are putting dozens of products to the test in the heat, wind, and sands of beautiful, historic Jordan. Check out their visual travelogue below!
  • Our gear team is en route to Jordan for the 2014 Editors' Choice gear test!
  • 650+ lbs of gear and 6 editors made the trip...
  • A quiet morning at Feynan eco-lodge before starting the hike to Petra
  • No canisters here: we are cooking with kerosene and wood like the Bedouins do
  • Traditional Jordanian headgear.
  • Warning: 2-legged camel ahead!
  • Here's a bivy, Bedouin-style!  Lasts a lot longer...
  • It's like Utah meets Ancient Greece.
  • Our team at the Petra Monastery - so cool!
  • Our guide Shuaib tells us about the Petra Treasury
  • Look, ma - no sunscreen!  No boots, either.
  • A lounge inside a sandstone cave
Our gear team is en route to Jordan for the 2014 Editors' Choice gear test!
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Our gear team is en route to Jordan for the 2014 Editors' Choice gear test!


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