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GoLite Waterproof Reed Pants

Golite’s Reed Pants are one of the lightest waterproof pants available today. At 6.4 oz for a men’s large, they are significantly lighter than both the old and new versions of Marmot Precips that weigh in at 9 oz. or more depending on size. These pants also compress down to …

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RailRiders Eco-Mesh Shirt

It’s mid-June and the black flies are at their peak on the Appalachian Trail and Long Trail in Vermont. Under these conditions, the best way to avoid being bitten to death is to wear a long sleeve shirt and long pants when you’re out hiking or backpacking. The trick, however, …

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Outdoor Research Ion Windshirt

  Outdoor Research is not known for their jackets but I’ve had good luck with their Ion wind shirt which I bought for a song at the REI Outlet last year. This is a 2006 product but you can still find it in outlet stores on the web. It should …

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