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Backpackers.com November 2017 Highlights

Backpackers.com — Our bellies are full from turkey dinners and we’re getting in the holiday mood. New for you: reviews of excellent backpacking gear, and five highly curated Gift Guides for all of our Backpacker Types.┬áThere’s almost enough in this update to make a full packing list, minus snacks and clean socks. Your Backpackers.com update

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Backpackers.com October 2017 Highlights

Backpackers.com — Late October is one of our favorite times: leaves are changing color, snow has started to fall, and the southern part of the country is still scorching hot! It puts your layering skills to the test, and it’s ripe with last-minute hikes, camping, and backpacking before full winter is here. We’ve been busy

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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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Backpackers.com August 2017 Highlights

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

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How to Buy Your National Park Pass

Why buy the National Park Pass? Free access to over 2,000 wilderness destinations. It’s worth, it especially if you’re a senior. How to buy your pass here.

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The Best Outdoor Gear for 2018, Highlights from Outdoor Retailer

Check out the best outdoor gear for 2018, straight from the horse’s mouth. See our favorite gear from Outdoor Retailer Summer Market.

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Backpackers.com July 2017 Highlights — Headlamps, Sleeping Bags, and Sleeping Pads

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

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Backpackers.com June 2017 Highlights — Sleeping Bags, Sleeping Pads, Headlamps, and More!

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

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Backpackers.com May 2017 Highlights — Synthetic Jackets, Rain Jackets, New Outdoor Guide

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

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Backpackers.com April 2017 Highlights – Rain Jackets and Synthetic Insulated Jackets

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

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Backpackers.com March 2017 Highlights – Water Filters, Synthetic Jackets

The Backpackers.com March 2017 Highlights include new water filters and purifiers we recommend, and an Outdoor Guide to synthetic insulated jackets. Enjoy!

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Backpackers.com Highlights — February 1-28, 2017

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

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Backpackers.com Highlights — January 1-27, 2017

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

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Backpackers.com Highlights — December 17-31

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

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Backpackers.com Highlights — December 1-16

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

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Outdoor Black Friday Roundup, Get Outside or Get the Gear

To help you decide what’s “right” we’ve collected what various outdoor companies are doing in, around, or on Black Friday.

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Backpackers.com Seeks WordPress Guru and Growth Hacker

Backpackers.com is looking for an outdoor, hiking and camping enthusiast strong on PHP and Wordpress.

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Backpackers.com Relaunch!

In case you missed all the snazzy new stuff on our website, this the official announcement. The Backpackers.com relaunch is here, and in a major way.

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