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The North Face Verbera Lite Mid GTX Boots ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (July 23rd, 2014)

To call these “Lite” is an understatement. The North Face Verbera Lite Mid GTX Boots are about a pound per shoe (size 8.5). You may never have thought of weighing your shoes before but try it. You likely don’t have any hiking boots that come close to that weight. It’s because of that weight that […]

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Snow Peak Gear for Camping ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (July 16th, 2014)

Snow Peak isn’t your usual camping gear company. Au contraire. They are quite unusual. Though their products are items you definitely need for a camping adventure, their gear is one, OK maybe five, notches above most manufacturers of similar products. Why? Well, for one, the company was started in the 50s by¬†Yukio Yamai from Japan. […]

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PacSafe AT21 Wheeled Carry-on ~ WanderGear Wednesday

by Beth Whitman (July 9th, 2014)

PacSafe is truly one of my favorite travel gear companies. I’ve been using and recommending their products for probably 10 years or more. Why? Because safety is their number one priority. PacSafe manufactures luggage, backpacks, locks, wallets, purses, camera bags and more. And all of these items have safety features meant to deter thieves from […]

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