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Gear Review- Microlite 950 Sleeping Bag


Earlier this summer, Mountain Warehouse (a UK-based outdoor retailer) sent me the ultimate back country gift package. It included new hiking boots, a sleeping bag, and a tent. Sadly, my injury¬†prevented me from doing my planned back country trip this summer so I could test everything out, but I got a lot of use out of the Microlite 950 Sleeping…

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The Best Water Purification Products for Hikers


Loyal readers know that I am forever running out of water on my hikes and drinking unfiltered water out of streams. I’ve been lucky to avoid any illnesses so far, but I really need to get my act together. Which is why when e-outdoor asked to¬†contribute some information about water purification products I promptly said yes! Although drinking water fresh…

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