Fall/Winter 2009 Gear Guide Online!

All the latest and greatest in gear plus lots more, online and free

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It’s here folks, the moment you’ve all been waiting for…BACKPACKERS Fall/Winter 2009 Gear Guide is online and free for your perusal! No need to thank us, we know it’s awesome.

Inside this issue of gear glory, we’ve given you detailed reviews of all the best apparel, hardware and, accessories you will need to make the most of all your winter adventures this season, plus much, much more Including:

Gear Lab

Chucking boots in a cement mixer with all sorts of debris??? Why not! See how well these boots held up to the challenge.

-Cold Comfort

108 tips from the right gear to survival. All you will need to take advantage of those amazing empty campsites in the snowy months.

-Does Your Aluminum Bottle Contain BPA?

With all the hype over BPA in water bottles, know the facts.

The fun doesn’t stop there, oh no. Keep surfing for all the gear-head knowledge you can handle.