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Hammock Camping for Beginners

Introduction Traditionally, the go-to equipment for outdoor campers is a tent. It meets the basic needs of campers, is reliable and time-tested. But there is another piece of gear that is just as good or maybe even better: a hammock. In this guide to hammock camping, you will be able to learn the following: how…

Osprey Aether vs. Atmos

Comfort and durability are what each hiker looks for in a backpack, and it is precisely what Osprey backpacks can provide. With that, we have listed two of them that could be the best backpack for you – Osprey Atmos AG 65 and Osprey Aether AG 70. These two backpacks are perfect for long hikes…

Best Rainfly for Hammock

Like any other activity, hammock camping needs proper preparations. Especially as it is held outdoors, where the weather plays a major role and protection is key. Arguably the single most important item you would need is a rainfly. Your choice of rainfly (or hammock tarp) could make or break your hammock camping trip experience. So…

Marmot Limelight Review

The Marmot Limelight tent has excellent comfort features but is not as expensive as other tents. It seems roomier on the inside than the outside would suggest, and it has two wide doors that are easy …

MSR Elixir 3 Review

MSR Elixir 3 is for those who prefer quick, simple setup and above-average weather protection. The construction of this tent is noteworthy, to say the least. Its low price makes it appealing to backpa…

MSR Hubba Hubba NX Review

The Hubba NX is a very spacious and durable tent, and it offers enough headroom to accommodate those that are above average height. In certain aspects, though, this model has elements that push it ahe…

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Best Tanks With Built-in Bras

Improving the quality of your hiking experience or fitness routine is what tank tops with built-in bras offer—giving you comfort, durability, and flexibility, especially on workouts where you need to move a lot. It will also be helpful when hiking or camping in a warm environment where you’ll need to wear something comfortable.  Looking for…

Big Agnes Tiger Wall UL2 Review

The Big Agnes Tiger Wall UL2 is becoming a popular choice among campers and backpackers alike due to its outstanding balance between performance and weight. The semi-freestanding tent is quite easy to…

NEMO Dagger 2 Review

The NEMO Dagger 2 was designed to provide all the features that any backpacker wants. It comes with comfort features without the added heft that other models have. It is made of lightweight yet surpri…

NEMO Hornet Elite Review

If you want great protection from the elements and the critters in the wild while making sure that you are not burdened by extra weight, then NEMO Hornet Elite is a great option. Aside from being a se…

MSR Carbon Reflex 2 Review

The MSR Carbon Reflex 2 is a serious contender for a lightweight, two-person tent. The semi-freestanding tent is quite easy to set up. Its upper netting provides more than enough protection during sum…

Marmot Limestone 4 Review

Our Verdict If you are looking for an upgrade from your basic family tent, then look no further from the Marmot Limestone 4. The Limestone series of tents provide solid features with its classic desig…