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Backcountry Essentials

Whenever we head into the backcountry it is a good habit to pack essential items. Some of these are...


10 Gifts for the Outdoor Dad

I’m sure more than a few of us inherited our love of the outdoors from our parents. A fatherly...



Meeting Climate Change at 18,000’

If I'm traveling cheaply from the U.S., it takes about three days to get to my research fieldsite...


Gear Review: Black Diamond Gear & Clothing for Ice Climbing

First Light Hoody [bd-seth-1] The Black Diamond First Light Hoody is incredible; I regard it as a...

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Winter Gear Checklist

Winter is in full swing and the snow has been falling like crazy all over the country. If you’re...


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Winter Outdoor Retailer: The People Behind The Brand

Watch the video This year at Outdoor Retailer there was a lot of the same ol' same ol' . So we got...