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Dawn-to-dusk adventure ahead? Prepare for anything with this versatile system.

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Michael Smoke

Michael Smoke, 26

5’10”; 165 lbs.

> Wilderness recreation specialist

> Rochester, WA

> Test terrain Olympics, Willapa Bay (WA); Siskiyous (OR)

> Gear P.O.V. “I average 12 miles a day, five days a week, 12 months a year—through rain, sleet, and snow. I need versatile equipment.”