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17 Perfect Gifts for the Outdoorsman

Finding the perfect gift for the outdoorsman in your life can be a shot in the dark. Take guesswork out of the equation with our definitive gift guide.

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Today in Gear: April 1, 2015

The Amazon Dash Button, Logitech's best-ever wireless mouse, Adams Golf's Blue Line of golf clubs, a collapsible hiking chair that promises "big chair comfort" and more.

Buying Guide
The Beauty of Bare Minimum

Kit: Ultralight Backpacking

Obsessive weight-trimmers with less than 10 pounds strapped to their backs are considered "ultralight" hikers, a term as ubiquitous and unregulated in the hiking retail market as "organic" and "grass fed" are in the food industry. But trust us: the following gear truly is ultralight, perfect for those faithful to the church of long trails and little gear.

The Comfort of Home Minus the Bulky Bits

Therm-a-Rest Z Lite Mattress

zliteI've preferred air mattresses over sleeping pads for as long as I can remember, but when it came time to buy a lightweight alternative, I immediately turned to the Z Lite by Therm-a-Rest ($30). Many folks who spend a good