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How to Choose the Best Camping Stove For You

The best camping stove depends on your cooking needs. Do you want Cornish game hen or refried beans? Figure out the best camping stove for you.

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How to Choose the Best Backpacking Stove For You

The best backpacking stove is situational. Figure out what stove is best for your wilderness experience, and learn a few things too!

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Sleeping Pad Guide

This sleeping pad guide helps you choose the best pad for you. Learn about different types of sleeping pads, R-Value and insulation, and how to patch a pad.

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Latest Blog Posts

BioLite FirePit: Meet the Smokeless Campfire

A portable campfire that grills your food, let’s you s’more, and does away with all that smoke. Meet the BioLite FirePit, on Kickstarter now.

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Backpackers.com September 2017 Highlights

Your Backpackers.com highlights for September 2017. See the new gear we recommended and the outdoor guides we penned for your reading pleasure.

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Tiny Planet Pictures: The Outdoor World From On High

A tiny planet is a photo that captures the whole world in a single shot. Confused? See it to believe it, and learn how to capture an outdoor tiny planet!

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