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ISPO 2015: Part 2

ISPO brings the top outdoor retailers together and gives us an opportunity to evaluate their gear firsthand.

ISPO 2015: Part 1, Clothing

ISPO brings the top outdoor retailers together and gives us an opportunity to evaluate their gear firsthand.

SIA Nordic Ski On-Snow Demo 2011: New Waxless Ski Technologies

While the new waxless technologies are mostly in Nordic race skis and high end touring skis, we see promise for their future use in backcountry skis as well.

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Stoves, shovels, poles, crampons, harnesses, and more: oh my!

Winter ISPO 2011: Day 3 – A Smorgasbord of Worldly Flavors

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Winter ISPO 2011: Day 2 – Powered by Nutella

Another round-up of innovations and interest, treats and treasures!

Winter ISPO 2011: Day 1 – International Delights

In Backpacking Light's first ever coverage of this massive trade show, we're highlighting the innovations not generally available stateside.

Pacific Crest Trail Kickoff 2005: The Scoop!

Report from the Annual Day Zero PCT Kickoff 2005.

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