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  • Hiking and Backpacking

    Hiking Gear Guides

    A complete look at the best hiking gear of 2017, from light and packable tents and sleeping bags to proven backcountry footwear and clothing 

  • Hiking Boots (homepage)

    The Best Hiking Boots

    From lightweight day hikers to heavy-duty footwear for serious backpacking, we break down the year’s top hiking boots

  • Norway Guide

    Norway Guide

    Europe’s true wilderness is not found in the Alps, but the northern reaches of the continent from the 57th parallel north well into the Arctic Circle

  • Altra Lone Peak 3.0 Review

    Review: Altra Lone Peak 3.0

    Plush cushioning meets technical trails in our test of Altra's Lone Peak 3.0

  • Trail-Running Shoes 2016

    The Best Trail Runners

    For smooth local trails to serious mountain terrain and racing, we break down the top trail-running shoes on the market

  • Packrafting

    An Intro to Packrafting

    Packrafting expert Brett Davis breaks down the ins and outs of the small and super portable boats that can open up all kinds of new terrain

  • The Best Camping Tents

    For your home away from home in the outdoors, we break down the year’s top tents for camping

  • Annapurna Circuit

    Annapurna Circuit Trek

    One of the world’s great trekking routes is threatened but alive (and recovering)

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