A look inside our annual adventure gift guide
There’s nothing better than getting outdoors.
But, as second choices go, getting to unwrap a new toy that you’ll use outside later isn’t all that bad.
So, here’s a chance to treat yourself or be a hero to someone else. We take a look at some new tools sure to be a hit in our annual adventure gift guide.
See the full list by Bob Frye on TribLIVE's website here.
May 7, 2022
Outdoor Life: Do You Really Need a Water Filter for Backpacking and Mountain Hunting?
Fresh drinking water is essential. This water filtration system ensures you will never run out as long as there is a nearby natural water source. It can filter out bacteria, protozoa and microplastics.
Faster and more efficient than pumping or waiting for chemical treatments, the Sawyer Squeeze System offers on-the-go hydration at a good flow. This product is long-lasting, affordable, reliable, cleanable, and very user-friendly.
But Sawyer was way ahead of me — 15 years ahead, to be precise. In 2008, the brand started its Clean Water for All initiative, which provides Sawyer filters to developing countries around the world. And the company spends 90% of its profits funding it.