Bored with road running? Hit the trails. Nothing reignites a runner’s soul like hopping rocks, dodging trees, and darting down mountainsides in calculated free-fall. Just don’t venture out unprepared. You’ll want tougher, shoes, sure—but you knew that already. Here’s everything else you’ll need to rouse yourself from that pavement-pounding stupor.
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Patagonia Houdini Jacket
Black Diamond Sprinter Headlamp
Jaybird Freedom Bluetooth Headphones
Outdoor Research Ultra Trail Gaiters
Adventure Medical Ultralight/Watertight .3 First-Aid Kit
Black Diamond Distance Carbon Z Trekking Poles
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Survive Outdoors Longer Emergency Blanket
Salomon Advanced Skin 12Set Hydration Vest