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  • Metolius Monster 8.9

    88

    2017

    Climbing > Ropes

    Metolius Monster 8.9

    The Metolius Monster is a 8.9mm dynamic climbing rope that is certified as a s...

  • Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2

    90

    2017

    2-Person Backpacking Tents Tents Hiking & Camping

    Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL2

    The Big Agnes Copper Spur HV UL 2 is a lightweight, simple, and feature rich t...

  • Dynafit Elevation GTX Jacket Review

    88

    2017

    Waterproof Jackets (Storm Shell) > Hiking & Camping

    Dynafit Elevation GTX Jacket Review

    A minimalist shell with maximum protection, the Dynafit Elevation GTX Jacket m...

  • Lululemon Enlite Bra Review

    90

    2017

    Running Running Bras

    Lululemon Enlite Bra Review

    Lululemon’s Enlite Bra maintains the natural shape of the chest and provides...

  • Lowe Alpine Manaslu 65:75

    91

    2017

    Hiking & Camping > Backpacks

    Lowe Alpine Manaslu 65:75

    The Lowe Alpine Manaslu 65:75 is a good value multi-day or weekender backpack....

  • Ortovox Peak 45

    91

    2017

    Ski Backpacks > Skiing

    Ortovox Peak 45

    The Ortovox Peak 45 leaves very little to be desired with solid durability and...