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Our Gear Guy’s Black Friday Deal Picks

Gear sales are everywhere this week, thanks to Black Friday, but finding something you know will stand up to your adventures can be challenging. I believe it’s a good time to pull the trigger on an item that’s practical and that you would have bought otherwise, sale or not. To help you get that quality […]

Review: Black Diamond’s New Sprint 225 Headlamp

On most backpacking trips last year, I carried the Black Diamond Iota headlamp. Its 150 lumens were plenty for three-season conditions, and it weighed only 1.9 ounces and packed away small. I loved that it was rechargeable, so I could keep AAA batteries out of the waste stream and recharge it midtrip using the same portable charger I use […]