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Kamik Introduces the Viper, a Lightweight Waterproof Insulated Boot

The full-height Viper at 19.6 ounces per boot (men's 9) sets a new standard for a lightweight insulated boots.

Darn Tough Vermont Micro Crew Cushion Socks

A sock to fill the void between the very short and the rather long enters the range of Darn Tough Vermont socks.

Rab Enters the US Outdoor Market with New Lightweight Jackets, Bags

New lightweight eVENT and PrimaLoft jackets, and an upgrade to the classic Rab Top Bag.

OR Fever! Covering Outdoor Retailer with BackpackingLight

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OR Fever! Covering Outdoor Retailer with Backpacking Light

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Shoeboard Allride 2 and Pocket Ski Snowshoe and Ski Hybrid Systems

Shoeboard re-designs their snowshoe and introduces the Pocket Ski, creating snowshoe-ski systems weighing not more than 2.5 pounds per foot.

McNett SilFix Silnylon Repair Kit

At 0.8 ounces McNett's SilFix is the lightest and most complete catastrophic repair kit for silicone coated nylon fabrics we have seen.

Big Agnes Pumphouse Pad Pump

Innovative, lightweight sack with many potential uses.

New Balance Launches New Outdoor Footwear Initiative

A lightweight Gore-Tex XCR trail running shoe from New Balance, and a really light 10-ounce shoe, both with some great features.

Montbell Hiking Kilt

Discover unheard of freedom of movement and breathability.

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