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Essential Summer Hiking Gear

What are your essential pieces of hiking gear? With summer right around the corner, we’re starting to think about hiking, and gear is a regular topic of discussion here at [...]

Gear By 10A editors April 12, 2019

Arc’teryx Squamish Hoody Review

“You have to get a Squamish” I had been told by several members of my family. Finally, one afternoon a package arrived. It was a Squamish Hoody. My sister called [...]

Gear By 10A editors April 9, 2019

Arc’teryx Incendo Vest Review

A great mixture of protection and light weight, the Arc’teryx Incendo Vest is a great option for hikers or trail runners. This is a simple piece of gear you can [...]

Gear By 10A editors April 7, 2019

MEC Spark Tent Review 2019

We had the chance to join some friends on a backpacking trip last summer, but we wanted to go fast and light. We picked up MEC’s Spark Tent, impressed by [...]

Gear By 10A editors April 6, 2019

Arc’teryx Kadem Henley SS Review

“Wow, you look great” my wife said, as I tried on the new Kadem Henley short-sleeve shirt for the first time. This may be the perfect all-around hiking and casual [...]

Gear By 10A editors April 5, 2019

Arc’teryx Elaho and Calvus Caps

Trying to find the perfect hat for outdoor adventures is a tough job. Some are too hot, some too heavy, some don’t fit right. Don’t head to the trail without [...]

Gear By 10A editors April 3, 2019

Arc’teryx Gamma LT Short Review

“I’ve actually thought about taking my old Gamma Hiking pants and turning them into shorts” our gear tester said when they got these new Gamma LT Shorts. “I love the [...]

Gear By 10A editors April 1, 2019

Salomon S/LAB Boots

“You need to try these boots” I was told over and over again when looking for a new set of Backcountry touring boots. After trying every stiff boot in the [...]

Gear By 10A editors March 10, 2019

G3 Zed Bindings

We keep hearing from friends to try the new G3 ZED bindings, so this autumn we replaced our Dynafit bindings with a new pair of G3 ZEDs. There is a [...]

Gear By 10A editors March 7, 2019

G3 Findr 102 Skis Review

“Wow” I said after my first descent on the new G3 FINDr 102 skis. These skis are light, nimble and responsive, making them an excellent all-around touring skis. After 15 [...]

Gear By 10A editors February 23, 2019