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30 Incredible Flagstaff Hikes

For locals and out-of-town visitors alike, Flagstaff is a hiking wonderland. A high altitude region dominated by pine, aspen, and mixed conifer forests, it's a beloved summertime stomping grounds among Arizona's adventurers. Desert dwellers escape the heat for the cool of Flagstaff's hiking trails, while the locals know the summer weather is the #1 reason to live in Flag.

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Field Test: 11 of the Best Field Watches Under $200

Not all watches are built the same. The ones that get the most fanfare are classy enough for a boardroom or a fancy dinner — but for most guys, the allure of a well-designed field watch is that you can wear it to work on Friday and into the woods on Saturday.

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Camping in Arizona Featured

Guide to the Best Camping in Arizona Near Water

Arizona's creeks, rivers and lakes offer thousands of miles of beautiful waterfront exploration and a nearly endless amount of camping opportunities. We've put together a list of some of the best places to camp in Arizona near water, from winding desert rivers to pristine, high-elevation lakes that manage to fly under-the-radar.

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Gear Review: Topo Designs Rover Pack

Topo Designs comes through with another practical, vintage rucksack with their Rover Pack. Similar in style to their popular Klettersack but in a more compact package, the Rover is a dependable and durable partner for both outdoor adventures and daily commutes.

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topo designs daypack review

Topo Designs Daypack Review

Topo Designs' Daypack is built and bred as a stylish, functional classic. Its simple but eye-catching look is love at first sight. Everyday usability makes it a perfect lifelong companion.

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matador beast28 packable backpack review

Matador Beast28 Backpack Review

The Matador Beast28 lives up to its name as the brand’s flagship packable backpack. It packs small enough (4.5 x 8 in) to stash in a larger bag, but is large enough to carry a full day’s worth of gear. With a delicious mix of durability, utility, and packability, this pack has what it takes to be both an everyday carry companion and a traveler’s day trip mercenary.

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