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ZPacks Clothing

Zpacks clothing handmade Rain gear, gaiters, ponchos, kilts, mittens, down hoods, and more.


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Hey Everyone! Today I’m going to talk about a reflective belt called Illumiseen.


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Hello everyone! Today I’m going to talk about the Fireant wood burning stove.

A few weeks ago – the folks from Emberlit asked if I would try their Fireant titanium wood burning stove & write a review.


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When humans discovered how to make fire, everything changed for the better. We gained the ability to cook our food, keep warm, and use heat to produce more advanced tools and materials. But in our modern world we can easily exist without the need to ever use open flame. Still, no one brags about how they can’t build a fire. On the contrary – most people are embarrassed after a failed attempt, while their respective camping buddies mocking their measly efforts. Our advanced world sometimes leaves us in an ironic primitive state.


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Hi Everyone! Today I’m going to talk about a foldable lightweight backpack from MIU Color.


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Knowing a range of knots is a good way to untangle yourself from tricky situations in the great outdoors. A good repertoire of knots is also every sailor or angler’s way of proving they are worth their salt.

Most of the time, however, you’re only going to need to know a couple of knots really well, and be able to tie them every time without slipping up. The infographic below will give you a list of must-have knots for various situations, and best practices for tying them perfectly every time.


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Jacks R Better Bear Mountain Bridge Deluxe Hammock (nearly)Complete setup:


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Hey Everyone! Updated: DEC 02, 2014. Please note. Most of the Sales have expired. There’s a few still offering deals through Dec. Scroll down to visit your favorite gear maker or explore the new.

I’ll leave this page live through Dec. Thank you for your continued support of the cottage gear makers!


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Molly Mac Gear lightweight Climashield™ APEX top blanket.


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