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Gear Review: Patagonia Canvas Sun Booney Hat

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I owned a Patagonia wide brimmed sun hat for many, many years.  It was one of my favorite hats.  They’ve stopped making it and I even forget its name, but it served me well. It was packable, super durable, stayed … more

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Patagonia Stormfront Roll Top Pack

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I’ve owned the Patagonia Stormfront Zippered backpack for over ten years now and I can confidently say it’s the best backpack I’ve ever used for both fishing and photography. It’s bombproof, 100% waterproof, and remarkably comfortable for a pack with … more

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Video: First Look at Patagonia’s 2014 Stormfront Backpack

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Mark Harbaugh of Patagonia walks us through the 2014 changes to one of the all-time greatest waterproof backpacks ever built, the Patagonia Stormfront backpack. This year’s model has a roll top and new material, and links in with the rest … more

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Video: Patagonia’s 2014 Hybrid Pack Vest

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Patagonia’s Mark Harbaugh explains the newest addition the the company’s line of vests. Patagonia is just one of a few select companies that still make vests, and their 2014 model is one of the more unique offerings we’ve seen in … more

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Video: Why the 2014 Patagonia Women’s Waders Will be the Envy of Men

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Mark Harbaugh of Patagonia explains why the new 2014 women’s waders are going to be the envy of those they’re not meant for. The waders, designed by women for women, have features like wool-lined feet, new seamless technology, a waterproof … more

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Video: Patagonia’s Stormfont Pack Sling

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Mark Harbaugh from Patagonia delves into the details on the newest piece for 2014 in their Stormfront Line, called Stormfront Pack Sling. The completely waterproof sling retails for $199.

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Video: Patagonia Stormfront Backpack

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Oliver White talks about the Patagonia Stormfront Backpack, what makes it so special, and why it’s one of his favorite pieces of gear for traveling or everyday use.

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Gear Video: Patagonia Materials Lab

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Patagonia materials analyst Craig Simile explains how he “beats the living crap” out of potential new fabrics that might be used for water-proof breathable clothing at the company—like fishing waders and jackets. Some of his tests in the Patagonia fabric … more

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Video: Patagonia Wader Testing Procedure

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Patagonia Global Quality Assurance Manager Marty Chapman describes the Patagonia wader testing procedure, a process that ensures that every single pair of waders they make is 100% waterproof when leaving the factory.

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Podcast Interview: Patagonia’s Bart Bonime on River Crampons & Aluminum Bar Wading Boots

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Bart Bonime, director of fishing at Patagonia, talks to MidCurrent about product evolution in grippy boot technology and why Yvon Chouinard chose to stick pieces of metal to the bottom of his newest wading boots. The Patagonia River Crampons and … more

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