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Elizabeth Paashaus
Elizabeth Paashaus

Elizabeth Paashaus

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Elizabeth Paashaus found her love for the outdoors through backpacking as a way to prove her self reliance. After earning her degree in graphic design, Elizabeth wasn't ready to sit down in an office and took a 1600 mile hike on the Appalachian Trail. She never got ready to be in front of a computer all day and has spent the last 15 years working in various parts of the outdoor industry from guiding climbs and hikes in Estes Park, CO to retail management in NC. Now Elizabeth travels the country with her husband and two kids in a retired school bus, living on public lands, climbing class routes, paddling through canyons, backpacking the wilderness, and teaching her kids along the way.

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Best Budget Hammocks of 2022

Best Budget Hammocks of 2022

After researching more than 50 models, we bought the top 8 hammocks and put them to the test with a thorough hands-on...
Best Hammock of 2022

Best Hammock of 2022

How do you find the perfect hammock in a market exploding with options? You lay around a lot. We tested the top...
Dream Sparrow
Top Pick

Dream Sparrow

The Dream Hammock Sparrow offers all the right features and plenty of customization to build your perfect hammock. Its...
Therm-a-Rest Z Seat
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Therm-a-Rest Z Seat

Take the edge of sitting on rocks and logs with this ground pad. For only 2 ounces, even gram-counting thru-hikers can...
Helinox Chair Zero
Top Pick

Helinox Chair Zero

This is one of the lightest chairs in our review and also brings a surprisingly high level of comfort for such a tiny...
Big Agnes Big Six
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Big Agnes Big Six

This seat compacts smaller than a car camping chair and is spacious and comfortable but isn't compact nor light enough...
Osprey Ariel 65

Osprey Ariel 65

Supportive, comfortable, ready for heavy loads, and highly adjustable for your body type
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