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Pitching a Tent Made Easy for Your next Camping Trip

When I was little and camping with my family, pitching a tent looked like a magical feat completed by the adults in the group....
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Under Armour Hiking Boots: Are These Your New Hiking Boots?

Under Armour hiking boots? Don't they make clothing? Sure. But they make hiking boots as well. And they might be just what you need for your next trip.
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The REI Quarter Dome 3 — Is This Tent Worth Its...

Features, design, and overall usability of the REI Quarter Dome 3, three-person tent, in comparison to other, more affordable products available.
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Best Trekking Poles to Buy

A comprehensive look at why you need to take trekking poles on your next hike. We break down the best trekking poles to make hiking easier and more fun.
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Columbia Hiking Boots Vs. Competitors: Who Has The Best Boots?

Comparing the best men and women's Columbia hiking boots, and their technologies, against the leading hiking boot manufacturers in the industry.