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MSR Hubba Hubba NX tent review

Laying in my MSR Hubba Hubba NX tent at the base of the Mount Timpanogos Summit trail earlier this year, I reflected on an important fact. The difference between happy campers and ‘soon-to-be’ non-campers is the quality of their gear.…

Otterbox Symmetry for your Phone

The Otterbox Symmetry is a welcome addition to an extensive inventory of highly protective phone cases. If you’re like me, the name “Otterbox” likely evokes an image of a sturdy, somewhat clunky, but ultimately reliable case for your electronic device. Something…

Henry U.S. Survival Pack AR-7 rifle kit

You don’t have to be a prepper to appreciate the Henry Repeating Arms U.S. Survival Pack. Even though ammo prices haven’t come back down to dirt cheap levels, who doesn’t love a .22 rifle? And the AR-7 is ideal as…

Böker Plus Wasabi Cocobolo

The Böker Plus Wasabi Cocobolo is equal parts art and utility. While we like Böker for their sleek EDC knives and durable outdoor blades, the Wasabi is in a different class. Brought to us by designer Kansei Matsuno, it’s distinctively Japanese. So…