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Posts By Matt K.

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L.L.Bean Overland Guide Pants Review
10 years ago

L.L.Bean Overland Guide Pants Review

By  •  Apparel, Camp, Travel

I’ve seen more an more pants made of softshell fabrics (along with a few waders) and recently decided to give a pair a try for travel, fishing and hiking. Not wanting to break the bank, I opted for an L.L.Bean model, the Overland Guide Pant.

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Alps Zephyr/Zenith 3 Person Tent Review
10 years ago

Alps Zephyr/Zenith 3 Person Tent Review

By  •  Camp, Hike

The tent goes up in minutes. And the fly is easy to attach with buckles at all four corners. When you compare the cost of the Zenith and Zephyr to tents of similar quality, you can’t beat them.
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High Sierra Whitewater Hydration Pack

By  •  Camp, Travel

I immediately liked the look of the pack. The design was sleek and compact. Mine was lime green with a hexagon pattern material. The mesh straps and “airmesh” back vents suggested that it would provide a cooler ride than your standard pack.
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L.L.Bean Rapid River Vest Pack Review
10 years ago

L.L.Bean Rapid River Vest Pack Review

By  •  Apparel, Fly Fish

Holy smokes, the Rapid River packs (pun intended) an amazing number of pockets and features into a vest. Eighteen pockets, loops, zingers and much more. At $99, it’s a great value.

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Capps Crossing Review
10 years ago

Capps Crossing Review

By  •  Destinations

You’ll be surprised by this great location. There are 12 camping sites nestled in a small valley surrounded by granite peaks and forest. The campground snugs up against the North Fork of the Consumnes River and provides a great location for small groups.
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North Face Nimble Shirt Review

By  •  Skiing, Apparel, Camp

The Nimble is definitely not your father’s golf wind shirt. It’s way more versatile. I’ve worn it traveling, on early morning runs, hiking, even on those rare visits to the golf course.
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