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The best new gear to help you make the most of your time in the Canadian outdoors, whether hiking and camping, road-tripping, heading out on an expedition or researching in the field

Icebergs in Pond Inlet, near Bylot Island
Photo: Nick Walker/Can Geo
See photos that will inspire you to put Baffin Island on your list of summer getaways, and read a review of the camera equipment (provided by Vistek and Nikon Canada) used to capture them.
Still image taken with the Nikon KeyMission 170
Photo: Alexandra Pope/Canadian Geographic
The Nikon KeyMission 170 captures high-quality video and stills and goes anywhere you do
boots leather winter Columbia
Photo: Nick Walker/Can Geo
Columbia's Davenport PDX Waterproof Omni-Heat Boot and Vulc Camp 4 Winter Shoe
jacket coat Columbia winter waterproof
Photo: Michela Rosano/Can Geo
Senior editor Harry Wilson tries out Columbia’s Outdry Ex Diamond Down Insulated Jacket
The Columbia Men’s OutDry Ex Diamond Heatzone Jacket.
Photo: Nick Walker/Can Geo
Editor Aaron Kylie calls the Men’s OutDry Ex Diamond Heatzone Jacket a "masterpiece"
The MEC Stride Jacket.
Photo: Nick Walker/Can Ge
Hitting the snowy pavement with the MEC Stride Jacket, MEC Bolt Toque and Columbia Castella Peak Striped Hoodie
Woman wearing winter boots on a snowy street
Photo: Alexandra Pope/Can Geo
Can Geo staff tested three styles of lightweight but warm winter boots 
Photo: Nick Walker/Canadian Geographic
Stay warm and fast with these toasty winter running tights and smartphone-capable gloves
Nonda ZUS Smart Car Charger
Aaron Kylie/Canadian Geographic
Nonda’s ZUS Smart Car Charger can charge two high-wattage devices simultaneously and charges up to two times faster than the average car charger
Photo: Barebones Living
Here are the best items that were tested for our Gear Review series in 2016
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