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Publisher’s Gear Guide Update (2023)
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The Publisher’s Gear Guide has been updated. This gear guide contains recommendations in various categories by Backpacking Light Publisher and Founder Ryan Jordan. This is the gear he actually chooses to use on his own trips.

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Rocky Gore-Tex Socks – Size 10 (men’s)
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Selling a pair of lightly used Rocky Gore-Tex Socks in men’s size 10.  These tend to run narrow, so they fit medium to narrow width feet better than wide feet. …

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2022 Backpacking Light Members Choice Awards
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First annual Members Choice Awards – what gear do our members use and love as we near the end of 2022?

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Smartwool Performance Hike Full Cushion Crew Socks
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Gear reviews from our staff and members, buy/sell used, shopping tools, and more about the Smartwool Hike Full Cushion Crew Socks.

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Darn Tough Hiker Micro Crew Midweight Hiking Socks
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Gear reviews from our staff and members, buy/sell used, shopping tools, and more about the Darn Tough Hiker Micro Crew Midweight Hiking Sock.

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NRS Hydroskin 0.5 Wetsocks Size Lg—Price Drop!
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NRS Hydroskin 0.5 Wetsocks Size Lg—Large. Like new—Never worn. $15–seller will pay postage  to lower 48.

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Rocky Gore-Tex Socks – Size 10 (men’s)
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I’m selling a pair of lightly used Rocky Gore-Tex Socks in men’s size 10.  These tend to run narrow, so they fit medium to narrow width feet better than wide…

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New Bombas Merino Wool Socks (3 Pairs), Extra Large
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Bombas Merino Wool Socks (3 Pairs) Extremely comfortable, soft socks. I got several pairs as a gift and don’t need these three pairs. Condition: New Colors: Black, Grey, Light Blue/Green…

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Dutchware Gear UP Booties (SOLD)
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Dutchware Gear UP Booties UP synthetic insulation and Argon 90 fabric. Size medium = 11” foot New $30 Shipped

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Dutchware Gear UP Booties
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Dutchware Gear UP Booties UP synthetic insulation and Argon 90 fabric. Size medium = 11” foot New $35 Shipped

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Skinners Grippy Socks XL SOLD
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Skinner size XL are water resistant with a grippy polymer sole and stretchy upper. Use as camp shoes or for water crossings. Designed to be worn with no shoes. Upper…

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Randy Sun Water Proof Socks Large
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Randy Sun, black and grey water proof crew socks size large. New, with tags and stuff sack. You pay postage.

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FS: Unused Darn Tough Power Over the calf socks, M’s Large
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Power Over the calf light cushion model. Merino wool. They’re nice socks but my calves are too big for these to be comfortable for me. $20 shipped in the US….

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Injinji Trail Midweight Mini-Crew Socks
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By separating each toe with fabric, the chance that friction-induced blisters will form between toes goes down dramatically. This is the strategy behind Injinji Toe Socks. The Midweight Mini-Crew model…

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Darn Tough Hiker Boot Midweight Hiking Sock
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While it’s tempting to use “ultralight” socks for “ultralight” backpacking, they quickly reach their limits when it comes to durability and comfort in inclement conditions. If you’re looking for a…

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Rab Expedition Slipper and Rab Hot Socks Review
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This gear review will cover two foot-insulation options from Rab; the Rab Expedition Slipper and the Rab Hot Socks. Both pieces of gear are lightweight options to add warmth to camp insulation, though they differ in terms of insulation level and type, materials, and intended use.

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Enlightened Equipment Booties Review
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Community review / giveaway results for the Enlightened Equipment Apex-insulation-filled booties.

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