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Backpacks and Packing

Backpack Rain Covers

Backpack Rain Covers are a common sight on rainy trails.

Do you use a backpack rain cover to prevent your gear from getting wet? In my experience, they’re marginally effective since moisture can easily leak through the parts of a backpack they don’t cover, such as the shoulder pads. Shoulder pads are sewn to the body of a backpack, creating …

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