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5 Best Fall Fragrances
Cologne and fallen leaves.
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5 Best Commuter Mugs
For on-the-run coffee drinkers.
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5 Best Affordable Dress Watches
Time at a reasonable cost.
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10 Great Vintage Cameras
Snap a photo. Go back in time.
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12 Guys of Christmas: The Outdoorsman

The outdoorsman on your list is easily identifiable: he’s rarely home and smells faintly of man sweat and wood smoke when you do catch him between excursions. His particular passion falls within an extensive of range possible pursuits (noodling for catfish, anyone?), but one thing is for certain — he does them outside. His look…

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GSI Pinnacle Base Camper Cookware

Just because you can’t (or won’t) lug your Calphalons along with you doesn’t mean your bivouac has to be barren of cookware. At least not with a set of GSI Outdoor cookware like the Pinnacle Base Camper ($110). Built with durability and easy stowability in mind, the set includes everything you need for your next…

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Espresso with an Altitude

GSI Mini Espresso Maker

Fall is just around the corner, which means the ideal backpacking season is about to begin. And part of the challenge of mountaineering is leaving behind civil comforts and routines – like your morning shot. Right? Leave it to Washington-state natives to infuse rugged outdoor sports with a shot of brewed sophistication (and snobbery?): the…

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Campfire Cooking Shouldn't Be Back-Breaking

GSI Hard Anodized Dutch Oven

When it comes to food preparation, cast iron skillets do wonders, but after spending my fair share of time with a cast iron skillet I’ve come to realize two probelms: one, they weigh a metric ton and require a measured degree of maintenance. The solution to my problem? A GSI Hard Anodized Aluminum Dutch Oven.