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5 Best North Face Backpacks for Hiking, Wandering, and Adventuring

The North Face brand has been well-known for many years as an excellent producer of outerwear and outdoor products. Their backpacks are no exception, and North Face offers several incredible models to choose from. In this article, I’ll walk you through which ones are, in my opinion, the best North Face backpack options, as well …

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The best 7 Folding Survival Knives for the Great Outdoors

Few tools are quite so useful in everyday life—as “everyday carry,” or EDC, in modern parlance—as the ol’ jackknife. A folding pocket knife is just about endlessly useful, and that includes out in the backcountry. It’s not, however, the first choice for a survival knife, as I’ll get into. That said, it can fit the …

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The 5 Best Backpacking Hatchets for your adventures

Few tools are as crucial to an outdoorsman as a well-made, durable hatchet. They are lightweight, compact, and versatile, making the tool a must-have for survivalists, preppers, and campers. Regardless of if you need a tool to take into the woods with you for a weekend adventure or need another item for your bug out …

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