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Rab Microlight Alpine Jacket Review 2019

When it comes to warmth and water resistance, the Rab Microlight Alpine Jacket can’t be beat. In my jacket closet of wonders, it’s a diamond in the rough.




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The best backpacking chairs will make camp way more comfortable. Lean back, get comfy, and prepare to find the right backpacking chair for you!

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