The 10 Best Knives and Tools of 2020

For backcountry chores, these ten knives and multitools will have you covered for slicing, dicing, paring, chopping, repairing ... you get the idea.

A good knife is one of the most essential backcountry tools you can carry. On everyday hikes, it can open food packets, cut twine, and shave kindling; in a survival situation, it can help you do everything from build a shelter to catch fish. We've picked out 7 perfect knives and multitools for everyone from the most minimalist hikers to full-on forest dwellers.

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