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Meet NEMO Tensor Insulated: A Stable, Thick, Noise-Free Ultralight Sleeping Pad

NEMO Tensor Insulated Sleeping pad: Ultralight, ultra-warm, and ultra-thick. Three inches, one pound, no noise, and stable. Plus a flat valve.

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Meet Sawyer Permethrin: The Outdoor Insect Repellent For All Your Gear

There’s a certain reality to the bugs we encounter in the outdoors. Spring is the optimal time of year for mosquitos, ticks, chiggers, and an endless assortment of flying, many-legged things. Some of them are annoying, others carry diseases. Sawyer’s Permethrin spray is an odorless inspect repellent that, unlike applications you put on your skin,

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Chaco Sale 2020: Hand-Picked Deals

It’s time to get your feet wet. The Chaco Sale is on now featuring many of the brand’s best-selling sandals and shoes.

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Meet Topo Athletic Trailventure: A Hiking Boot You Can Run In

Topo Athletic Trailventure: A hiking boot built with running in its bones. Fast, light, wide in the forefoot and sporting lace locking to dial in the perfect fit.

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REI Anniversary Sale 2020: The Best Hand-Picked Deals for You

The REI Anniversary Sale is the biggest outdoor blowout of the year, and the retailer has gone above and beyond during the time of Corona.

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Healist Naturals CBD Sale: Hand-Picked Patches, Gummies, and More

Healist Naturals creates broad spectrum CBD products for outdoor-minded folks. We picked our favorite products, which are 30% off!

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Meet REI Flexlite Air: The 1-Pound Backpacking Chair

REI Flexlite Air: A collapsible, one pound ultralight backpacking chair that keeps you 11 inches off the ground. Up your fireside comfort.

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Meet Outdoor Vitals Satu + DragonWool: All-Purpose Travel Pants and Versatile Baselayers

Outdoor Vitals Satu + DragonWool: travel pants that work in the office and on the crag, and a baselayer system that matches warmth with breathability.

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Meet REI Flash Air 2: A Truly Ultralight Tent with Ample Room for Two

REI Flash Air 2: A two-and-a-half pound ultralight backpacking tent with ample room and unique poles. Ultralight goes mainstream.

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COVID Relief Alliance: Dickies

Dickies has shifted its operations to provide hospital gowns to those fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. See the details here.

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