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The 7 Best Backpacking Towels of 2023

If you are heading out on the trail and want to keep clean without the bulk of a regular towel, then you should consider investing in a lightweight microfiber backpacking towel. We’ve put 7 of the best backpacking towels on the market through their paces and break down our recommendations based on your needs.

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Best Day Hiking Backpack: 2023 10 Top Models

Our top-ten list includes daypacks for every occasion, from ultralight models for peak-bagging missions and side trips to comfortable all-day carries for longer trips with heavier loads.

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Best Headlamps for Hiking: 11 Top Picks Reviewed

Need a new headlamp but don’t know where to start? We’re here to help! We’ve reviewed 11 of this year’s top headlamps and included a guide to help you choose the best options for your needs.

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Best Backpacking Tents: Our Top 12 Picks 

We’ve been busy putting a selection of awesome backpacking tents to the test. In this guide, we reveal the results and provide all the info you need to choose the perfect backcountry bolthole for your adventures.

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Best Gifts For Hikers: 32 Top Ideas

Treat the hiker in your life to something special with one of the awesome gifts on our list, which includes everything from gadgets and stocking stuffers to hiking boots, tents, backpacks, and more…!