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How to Choose The Right Pair of Snowshoes

If you’re normally a hiker, but want to continue getting outside in winter, the best thing you can buy is an avalanche safety course and a pair of snowshoes. This [...]

Gear By 10A editors January 25, 2019

Icebreaker BodyfitZONE Base Layers Review

Icebreaker delivers another great base layer in the new BodyfitZONE 200 series. No surprises here, which is just what we like in a baselayer. Disclosure: This post contains references to [...]

Gear By 10A editors November 27, 2018

Zeta AR Review

Arc’teryx Zeta AR jacket We had a trip to the Italian Dolomites coming up, what better place to test the Arc’teryx Zeta AR jacket? We used the jacket on cold, [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

Bora2 Mid GTX Boots Review

Arc’teryx Bora2 Mid GTX Boots surprised us more than any gear we’ve used in a long time. With skepticism, we took a pair of Arc’teryx Bora2 Mid GTX boots into [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

Beta AR Review

The new Arc’teryx Beta AR Delivers We took the new Arc’teryx Beta AR jacket into the depths of tough autumn weather in the Rocky Mountains to see how it would [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

Women’s Atom LT Review

The Arc’teryx Atom LT is perfect for the Backcountry and the City We took the Arc’teryx Atom LT jacket out in the depths of tough autumn weather in the Rocky [...]

Gear By 10A editors October 2, 2018

Choosing Your Gear

A big part of having a great backpacking trip is having the right gear. This article shares some tips to ensure you have the right gear to make sure you [...]

Gear By Emma Schroeder August 27, 2018

How to Choose A Pair of Hiking Boots

What’s the first piece of gear you’ll need when getting into hiking? A trusty pair of hiking boots! Having proper support and protection for your feet is very important on [...]

Gear By 10A editors August 21, 2018

Best Ultralight Tents for Backpacking

Are you planning a backpacking trip, but need a new tent? We’re here to help you, sharing our thoughts on the best backpacking shelters, exploring not just tents but tarps [...]

Gear By 10A editors May 9, 2018

Best Hiking Coats for Rain

No matter when or where you hike, you need to be prepared for rain. Not only is getting wet unpleasant and sure to put a damper on your day but [...]

Gear By 10A editors April 15, 2018