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AntiGravityGear UL Deluxe Bear Bag System Review

AntiGravityGear UL Deluxe Bear Bag System One of my first purchases from AntiGravityGear—years ago—was their bear bag rope kit. I’ve purchased a few more kits over the years because it is one of the...

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Kammok Roo Hammock Review

From the Wayback Machine KAMMOK Roo Hammock Review @ BackpackGearTest.org SUMMARY The KAMMOK Roo is a very large, comfortable hammock (Length: 129 in / 328 cm, width: 72 in / 183 cm). The diamond ripstop...

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Splicing A Continuous Loop by Sight

Yes, you can (and probably should) meticulously measure your buries the official way (PDF), but once you get the hang of it, splicing by sight is a simple, straightforward process. My “fid” of choice is...

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Hammeck Envy-S Hammock Review

The Envy-S Hammock The Envy-S is the top-of-the-line hammock from Hammeck, a cottage vendor specializing in camping hammocks and accessories (the Meck family also has a pretty cool metal hammock stand, if you’re interested). Hammeck has...

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Sierra Madre Research Nubé Shelter Review

Sierra Madre Research Nubé Shelter The team over at Sierra Madre Research, or SMr, have generated a lot of buzz around their new gear, particularly their integrated shelter, the Nubé (pronounced “New Bay”). Their...

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Hammock Camping in Goblin Valley

My family planned a trip into Goblin Valley during spring break. It was part of our plan to get out and see more of the natural wonders in the American Southwest. Our plans, of...

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