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Camp Nanotech

Camp Nanotech

Camp Nanotech Wil Rickards Ski Mountaineering Tools that sit at the junction of durability and featherlight. There is gear that I love which needs writing about, even if it has been around a while. Camp’s Nanotech range falls into this category. To create some understanding, let’s start with a short exercise. One that will hopefully cause you to ponder and

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DetraPel Non-Toxic High Performance Outerwear & Outdoor Gear Protector

DetraPel Non-Toxic High Performance Outerwear & Outdoor Gear Protector 16

DetraPel Non-Toxic High Performance Outerwear & Outdoor Gear Protector   DetraPel Non-Toxic High Performance Outerwear & Outdoor Gear Protector Review After 15 days of touring and 40k feet of fresh pow in a variety of conditions, I’m sold on the Detrapel High-Performance Outerwear and Outdoor Gear Protector as an alternative to other options out there. The marketing gimmick can give

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Snowclipper Pulk: a versatile, all-purpose gear sled for towing loads in technical terrain

Snowclipper Pulk Engearment

Snowclipper Pulk: a versatile, all-purpose gear sled for towing loads in technical terrain Drew Thayer   For carrying heavy loads on snow, sleds are the way to go. I learned this in grad school when I had to lug 90 pounds of batteries and equipment to an instrument site in Wyomings’ Snowy Range every week for winter. Snow provides such

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Thermarest Vela Double 20F Two Person Quilt – Super Comfortable for Two

testing the Thermarest Vela Double 20F

Thermarest Vela Double 20F Two Person Quilt – Super Comfortable for Two The Thermarest Vela Double 20F Two Person Quilt $379 is a fantastic option to save weight and space over a two-person sleeping bag. Featuring 650 RDS water resistant down and ultralight materials, this has you covered 🙂 Thermarest Vela Double 20F Two Person Quilt Review I have used

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