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  • Arc’teryx Squamish Hoody Review

    90

    2017

    Cycling Jackets > Mountain Bikes

    Arc’teryx Squamish Hoody Review

    The Arc’teryx Squamish Hoody is a versatile windbreaker that protects against diverse elements and breat...

  • Patagonia PowSlayer Bib Review

    91

    2017

    Ski Pants > Snowboarding

    Patagonia PowSlayer Bib Review

    The Patagonia PowSlayer Bib is ideal for deep inbound powder days and touring on cold days in the backcoun...

  • Salomon MTN Tech Binding Review

    90

    2017

    Ski Bindings > Skiing

    Salomon MTN Tech Binding Review

    The MTN is Salomon’s entrance into the world of tech bindings with a clean a...

  • Patagonia Women’s Ultralight Wading Boot Review

    93

    2017

    Fishing > Wading Boots

    Patagonia Women’s Ultralight Wading Boot Review

    A true women’s-specific boot, the Patagonia Women's Ultralight Wading Boots ...

  • Sherpa Asaar Jacket Review

    86

    2017

    Waterproof Jackets (Storm Shell) > Hiking & Camping

    Sherpa Asaar Jacket Review

    The Sherpa Asaar is a great lightweight shell for fast and light backpackers o...

  • 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...